THE 2 EVENTS1 mens competition1 womens competitionTHE FORMAT5 events on the same day, in the following order: fencing (epee/ranking round), swimming (200m freestyle), fencing (epee/bonus round), horse riding (show jumping) and a combined running (3,200m) and shooting (10m) event.The athlete with the most points after the first 3 events starts the running and shooting event first. The rest of the field set off behind the leader at different time intervals, depending on their points tallies. The 3,200m race consists of 4 laps of 800m, punctuated by 4 shooting stops. The first athlete to cross the finish line wins the gold medal.MILESTONESAntiquityGreeks and Romans take part in the first pentathlons, composed of 5 events, which are designed to reward the most complete athletes.1909Creation of the modern pentathlon by Baron Pierre de Coubertin.1912The modern pentathlon makes its Olympic debut in Stockholm. The majority of participants are military, and among them is the future American general George S. Patton (5th overall).1949The first world championships are held.1954The old ranking system, based on finishing positions in the 5 events, is replaced by a points tally based on performances.1976Soviet athlete Boris Onishchenko is caught using an electronic beeper to register points in the fencing. The USSR are eliminated and Onishchenko is banned for life.1993Reduction of the horse riding course to between 350 and 400m (12 obstacles).1996In Atlanta, the swimming race is cut from 300m to 200m, and the foot race is set at 3,000m. The team event is removed from the Olympic programme.2000Women compete in the modern pentathlon for the first time at the Games in Sydney.STARSLars Hall (Sweden)The trailblazer. The Swede was the first civilian to win Olympic gold, and the first pentathlete to win two consecutive Olympic titles, in 1952 and 1956. He was also crowned world champion in 1950 and 1951.Andras Balczo (Hungary)With 5 straight individual world titles from 1963 to 1969, he symbolised Hungarys domination of the discipline. He won individual gold at the 1972 Games, team golds in 1960 and 1968, and silver medals in 1968 and 1972. A remarkable Olympic record.Andrey Moiseyev (Russia)The Russian won the Olympic title at Athens 2004, and successfully defended his crown at Beijing 2008, becoming the first pentathlete since Lars Hall to win back-to-back gold medals. A master of the discipline, he also claimed 7 world championship titles (1 individual) and 6 European titles (2 individual). Dean Lowry Super Bowl Jersey .C. -- When North Carolina freshman Ryan Switzer reported to training camp in August he was a little miffed to learn he was third on the depth chart at punt returner. Kyler Fackrell Super Bowl Jersey . Clarke was injured while practicing on the Doha Golf Club range after the pro-am on Tuesday. The Northern Irishman arrived at the course on Wednesday hoping to start, but after hitting a few balls on the practice putting green Clarke advised officials he was not fit to play. http://www.shoptheofficialpackers.com/Elite-David-Bakhtiari-Packers-Jersey/ .com) - The Chicago Blackhawks aim for their third three-game winning streak of the season when they host the struggling Edmonton Oilers in Sundays battle at the United Center. Tramon Williams Super Bowl Jersey . Pert has formerly spent time as an assistant coach with Cardiff City, Coventry City, and Bahrain mens national team. "Martyn is a highly-respected coach with experience at the top levels in England," said Whitecaps FC head coach Carl Robinson. Dexter Williams Super Bowl Jersey .com) - The game was all punts and field goals before Kodi Whitfields catch. NEW YORK -- Roger Federer and Rafael Nadal say they plan to play doubles together when the Laver Cup debuts next year.With a combined 31 major titles, Federer and Nadal have committed to the inaugural event, which is an attempt to create a tennis version of golfs Ryder Cup.Named for Australian tennis great Rod Laver, the competition was first announced in Januuary.ddddddddddddA team of European players will face off against a group from the rest of the world Sept. 22-24, 2017, in Prague.Former rivals Bjorn Borg (Europe) and John McEnroe (world team) were announced Wednesday as captains. ' ' '
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