News Archive, Category: Modern Pentathlon

Live blog: 2019 Modern Pentathlon European Championships day three – men’s qualifying

08 August 2019

After the excitement of the relays and a double gold for the host nation, day 3 of the Modern Pentathlon European Championships at the University of Bath sees the attention turn to the individual competitions. First up are the men, who are competing in two qualifying groups on Thursday and looking to secure their place in Saturday's final where eight Tokyo 2020 Olympic qualifying places will be up for grabs. We will be updating this...

Second gold for Pentathlon GB and Russia’s women excel on day of comebacks at Modern Pentathlon European Championships

07 August 2019

Great Britain won a second gold in as many days and Russia claimed the women’s relay title in fine style on an action-packed Day 2 of the 2019 Modern Pentathlon European Championships at the University of Bath. Fresh from winning mixed relay gold with Kerenza Bryson on Tuesday, Myles Pillage teamed up with fellow Bath student Oliver Murray to take the honours in the men’s relay. They did it the hard way too after starting...

Live blog: 2019 Modern Pentathlon European Championships day two – men’s and women’s relays

07 August 2019

It's a busy Wednesday at the University of Bath Sports Training Village as both the men's and women's relays take place at the 2019 Modern Pentathlon European Championships. We will be providing updates on this page throughout a day that sees Bath students Myles Pillage - fresh from his mixed relay gold on Tuesday - and senior debutant Oliver Murray combine in the men's events, while Charlie Follett and Zoe Davison look to build on...

Myles Pillage and Kerenza Bryson provide Pentathlon GB with golden start to home European Championships in Bath

06 August 2019

There was a dream start to the 2019 Modern Pentathlon European Championships for the host nation as Myles Pillage and Kerenza Bryson won mixed relay gold on the opening day of competition at the University of Bath Sports Training Village. The young Pentathlon GB duo provided a vocal home crowd with plenty to cheer throughout the day as they won the swimming, fencing and riding disciplines to take a 40-second advantage into the decisive run-shoot....

Live blog: 2019 Modern Pentathlon European Championships day one – mixed relay

06 August 2019

The 2019 Modern Pentathlon European Championships are finally under way at the University of Bath Sports Training Village! Ten nations are competing in the opening event, the mixed relay, which features talented young duo Kerenza Bryson and Myles Pillage representing Pentathlon GB. Tickets are available on the door for spectators, so come along and watch top-class international sport! We will be updating this page throughout the day after each of the five disciplines. 10.15am: SWIMMING...

Stage is set for a big week of world-class sport as Modern Pentathlon European Championships return to Bath

05 August 2019

Athletes and officials from 25 nations have arrived on campus and the University of Bath has been transformed as preparations are finalised for the 2019 Modern Pentathlon European Championships, which begin on Tuesday. More than 150 of the continent’s finest all-round sports people, including 13 Pentathlon GB athletes, are competing in the Tokyo 2020 Olympic qualifying event which runs until Sunday (August 11). All five pentathlon disciplines – swimming, fencing, riding and the combined run/shoot...

Train, study, compete – University of Bath students ready for ultimate home Modern Pentathlon European Championships

02 August 2019

They study and train at the University of Bath – now three members of the British squad for the 2019 Modern Pentathlon European Championships are getting ready to compete there too. Charlie Follett, Oliver Murray and Myles Pillage will all gain valuable experience on the senior stage when they represent Pentathlon GB in the relay competitions, which start the continental championships on Tuesday and Wednesday. Biochemistry student Pillage, who is supported by a Trendell Sports...

Reigning global champions among 13-strong British team for home Modern Pentathlon European Championships in Bath

30 July 2019

World Cup Final Champion Joe Choong, World Champion Jamie Cooke and continental silver-medallist Kate French have today been named in a 13-strong British team that will compete on home soil at next week's Modern Pentathlon European Championships at the University of Bath (click here for ticket information). Graduates Sam Curry, Jo Muir, Tom Toolis and Jess Varley will also compete in the individual events, along with 2015 World Junior Champion Francesca Summers, where eight Tokyo...

Arthur Lanigan-O'Keeffe on his way to victory in the European Championships men's final

Olympic, World and continental champions among outstanding entry list for 2019 Modern Pentathlon European Championships in Bath

23 July 2019

Current modern pentathlon royalty is set to descend on the University of Bath early next month when the National Lottery-supported European Championships, a Tokyo 2020 Olympic qualifier, take place at the Sports Training Village from August 6-11. More than 150 athletes from 25 nations are now registered for the event, dubbed Gladiators Return in recognition of Bath’s Roman history and the gladiatorial battles across the five disciplines of swimming, fencing, horse-riding, running and laser shooting...

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World’s brightest young minds head to University of Bath STV for 60th International Mathematical Olympiad

16 July 2019

The University of Bath Sports Training Village is hosting a different kind of competition this week – the 60th International Mathematical Olympiad. The brightest young minds from more than 100 countries spanning all five continents are staying on campus and taking on challenging exams in the STV sports hall as the UK hosts the World Championship Mathematics Competition for high school students for the first time since 2002. Someone who aspired to compete at a...

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