Athlete Profile: Michael Hoffmann
|Date of Birth:||1997-08-15|
|Home:||United States of America|
Youth A Pentathlon World Ranking
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Youth A World Championships
|Aug 2013||61st||Youth A World Championships, Wuhan, China||Youth A||Final||1|
|Aug 2013||12th||Youth A World Championships, Wuhan, China||Youth A||Team-relay 3 members|
NewsHow do Athletes get Drug Tested at London 2012?
Aug 6th Aug, 12
Ever wondered what how the anti doping procedure is carried out at the Olympic Games? Check out below what UIPM will be doing to make sure all the 72 athletes are clean in London 2012.
Hungarian's Kasza & Tibolya Top Fencing Groups
Jul 5th Jul, 12
Robert Kasza (HUN) is slowly regaining his form which saw him win the 2011 World Cup Final and has come equal first in group A fencing with World #1 Aleksander Lesun (RUS).
2012 World Championships Pool
Apr 26th Apr, 12
The swimming segment of the 2012 Modern Pentathlon World Championships will take place at the 50-metres pool at the Aquaniene Club. This center was built in 2009 for the FINA Swimming World Championships. Among the first swimmers to train in this pool, the 16-time Olympic medalist Michael Phelps. The US swimmer, after training there for 2 weeks, has recognized it as one of the world's fastest swimming pools. This will be news to Jamie Cookes ears as he looks to break his world record.
Pentathlete Gostigian Ties the Knot
Mar 2nd Mar, 12
February 29, the day that happens once every four years, is a special day for the country's most Olympic couple.
Laser Shooting at Whitgift School & Millfield School UK
Jan 19th Jan, 12
Whitgift Boys School, Croydon has over several years produced outstanding youth programme athletes, Joe Choong the 2010 European Yth B Champion and bronze in 2011 to name just one and now the school is fully embracing the Laser concept.
Pentathlon History: Part 5 GB at the 1956 Olympics
Jan 16th Jan, 12
Over the coming year, as the Olympic event approaches, we will be featuring 12 extracts from Andy Archibald’s forthcoming book ‘A History of Modern Pentathlon 1912-2012’. In this fifth extract, he describes how, for many pentathletes in the past, just taking part was the greatest achievement.
Modern Pentathlon's Newest Fan Joey Cheek
Oct 24th Oct, 11
Modern pentathlon has always had an eclectic fan base. Some of its ardent followers include Olympic high jumper Dick Fosbury and swimmer Nancy Hogshead. Rarely, however, does a winter Olympian have a chance to become riveted by the sport that entails epée fencing, swimming 200 meters, equestrian show jumping, and a 3000-meter run interspersed with pistol shooting.
Technology preparations for London 2012
Oct 19th Oct, 11
In a secret location somewhere in London thousands of computers and servers are churning away, processing test data of extreme importance to the UK over the coming year.