Athlete Profile: Andre Pereira
|Date of Birth:||1983-07-03|
|May 2009||28th||World Cup 4 2009, Rome, Italy||Senior||Qualification B||1|
|Apr 2009||16th||Bath International Competition, Bath, Great Britain||Senior||Final||1|
|Oct 2008||31st||World Cup Final 2008, Caldas de Rainh, Portugal||Senior||Final||25|
|Apr 2008||17th||Open International, Civitavecchia, Italy||Senior||Final|
|May 2007||72nd||World Cup 2007 4 Men, Budapest, Hungary||Senior||Final||1|
|Jul 2006||27th||European Championships Senior, Budapest, Hungary||Senior||Qualification A||2|
|Mar 2006||19th||Open French National Championships, Paris, France||Senior||Final||12|
|Apr 2004||19th||Internacional de Loures (POR), Loures, Portugal||Senior||Final|
|Sep 2003||24th||Junior World Championships (GRE) (Men), Athens, Greece||Junior||Qualification B|
|Apr 2003||22nd||Lisboa meeting (POR), Lisboa, Portugal||Senior||Final|
|Jul 2002||22nd||Junior European Championships, Budapest, Hungary||Junior||Qualification B|
|Apr 2002||22nd||Swiss Trophy, Brugg, Afghanistan||Junior||Final|
|Mar 2002||22nd||World Cup 1, Mexico, Mexico||Senior||Final|
|Mar 2002||21st||International Meeting, Paris, France||Senior||Final|
|Aug 2001||43rd||Worlc Championships Youth A, Upsala, Sweden||Youth A||Final|
|Jul 2001||40th||European Youth A Championships, Spala, Poland||Youth A||Final|
|Mar 1999||40th||World Cup 2, Mexico, Mexico||Senior||Final|
NewsUkraine National Junior and Youth Championship results
Nov 11th Nov, 13
Held in the south eastern city of Lugansk this weekend, the National Ukrainian Championships for Juniors and Youth category A, B and C demonstrated the strength in depth of the modern pentathlon powerhouse. Keen to follow in the footsteps of Viktoria Tereshuk, Ganna Buryak and Pavlo Tymoshchenko, the athletes showed great skill, character and a will to win that ensured the competition set new standard.
Valentin Prades: "I am not afraid of going beyond the pain threshold"
Sep 26th Sep, 13
With Modern Pentathlon starlet Valentin Prades turning 21 today, we took the opportunity of putting a few questions to the talented Frenchman. You can also read the full interview in French below.
Men’s 2013 World Championships preview
Aug 20th Aug, 13
It has been an enthralling Modern Pentathlon season so far amongst the men, with some brilliant competition making for some unpredictable results in 2013. Now the action is sure to be cranked up another notch as the UIPM World Championships Men’s Qualification stages get underway on Thursday 22 August in Chinese Taipei’s second largest city. The Fengshan Stadium in Kaohsiung will host 85 of the very best pentathletes from around the globe with some scintillating action guaranteed as they seek to write their name in the history books by becoming World Champion this Saturday.
Aug 19th Aug, 13
Chairperson: Prof Fabio Pigozzi (ITA) Members: Dr Natalia Ofitserova (BLR) Mr Marco Michelucci (BRA) Dr Atanas Andreev (BUL) Overview: The Medical Committee is aimed at promoting the management of all sports medicine aspects of Modern Pentathlon. Specifically with regard to the application of UIPM Medical Rules at UIPM competitions, with special emphasis on: Prevention of any illness and injury Medical assistance in competition, with special attention to environmental conditions influencing the athletes’ health and safety Nutritional care in sports events Veterinarian care of horses In addition the committee strives to support the scientific and medical in-depth investigation of biological, and physiological topics related to Modern Pentathlon. For the prevention and education of sports participants, the committee further works to improve the study of problems connected to the phenomenon of doping, and provides supervision and management of doping controls in and out-of-competition, with and without the assistance of WADA.
Business Affairs Committee
Aug 19th Aug, 13
Chairperson: Mr Vjacheslav Aminov (RUS) Members: Mr Martin Dawe (GBR) Mr Andrejus Zadneprovskis (LTU) Mr Andrey Kuzmanov (BUL) Mr Horacio De La Vega (MEX) Mr Roman Markowski (POL) Mr Robert Stull (USA) Overview: The Business Affairs Committee (BAC) is comprised of the Finance, Marketing and Media Commissions. The BAC duties are to provide the UIPM Executive Board with proposals regarding the financial, marketing and media issues, and undertake projects related to financial, marketing and media issues as requested by the UIPM Executive Board. Some of the specific UIPM projects that the BAC oversees include the monthly UIPM newsletter, the bi-annual UIPM magazine, relationships with UIPM Sponsors, and the UIPM website. The BAC also seeks out new sources of financial support for UIPM.
Aug 19th Aug, 13
Chairperson: Mrs Georgina Harland (GBR) Members: Mr Sebastien Dietz (GER)Mr Omar El Geziry (EGY)Mr Dmytro Kirpulyanskyy (UKR)Mr Andrei Moiseev (RUS)Miss Adrienn Toth (HUN) Overview: The Athlete's Committee develops the relationship and maintains the communication with the athletes and represents their interests on the Executive Board. The Athletes Committee is constantly aware of decisions and guidelines given by the Executive Board and the UIPM Committee's (in particular Technical, Business Affairs, Medical and Marketing and Media) in order to inform the athletes of changes and proposals taken into consideration. Athletes meetings are scheduled during the main competitions (World Championships, World Cup Final) to discuss issues needing to be brought to the attention of the Executive Board. The Athlete's Committee is also involved in managing the distribution of equipment provided by UIPM Sponsors.
June's Modern Pentathlon Newsletter
Jul 9th Jul, 13
June's edition of the Modern Pentathlon newsletter is now available to download.
A tribute to Pentathlon legend Andrey Moiseev
Jun 25th Jun, 13
After two-time Olympic Champion Andrey Moiseev was present to voice his support for the World Cup Final in Nizhny Novgorod at the event press conference last month, UIPM felt it was time to celebrate one of the sport’s all-time greats. Eduardo Valle reports on the recently retired Russian icon.