It is an Olympic sport that consists of five events: sports shooting (pistol), fencing, swimming, equestrian show jumping and the laser-run. It was created and included in the Olympic program by the International Olympic Committee in 1909, as a personal initiative of Pierre de Coubertin, the creator of the modern Olympic Games and the president of the IOC at the time. The modern pentathlon is also a symbolic sport of the games, since the five Olympic rings of the Olympic symbol,represent the five tests of the modern pentathlon as well as the five continents of the world.
|SPORT & DISCIPLINES||SEX||VENUE (SITE)||19||20||21||22||23||24||25||26||27||28||29||30||31||1||2||3|
|MODERN PENTATHLON||M/F||Cali. Club Campestre (CLO)|
|Opening Ceremony||Competitions||Final Events||Closing Ceremony|