Club Campestre

Technical Information

The Sport

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.

Event Schedule

July August
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