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COVID-19 Update

COVID-19 Update

  Pentathlon Ireland is closely monitoring the advice from the National Public Health Emergency Team and the HSE in relation to Covid-19. The health and safety of our members and our responsibility as a community to limit the spread of the virus is our priority. In keeping with government-instituted measures designed to prevent the spread […]

Lanigan-O’Keeffe wins bronze in men’s final at Pentathlon World Cup Cairo

Lanigan-O’Keeffe wins bronze in men’s final at Pentathlon World Cup Cairo

  Ireland’s Arthur Lanigan-O’Keeffe has taken a giant step towards his third Olympic Games after winning a bronze medal at the season-opening UIPM 2020 Pentathlon World Cup Cairo. The Kilkenny athlete, 28, put a difficult 2019 behind him with a terrific performance in the Egyptian capital, making up three places in the Laser Run to […]

Sive Brassil finishes 16th in women’s final at Pentathlon World Cup Cairo

Sive Brassil finishes 16th in women’s final at Pentathlon World Cup Cairo

Ireland’s Sive Brassil has boosted her chances of qualification for the Tokyo 2020 Olympic Games by finishing an impressive 16th in the women’s final at UIPM 2020 Pentathlon World Cup Cairo. The 26-year-old gained vital points in the Olympic qualification ranking list with an impressive performance in a highly-competitive field in the Egyptian capital. Brassil […]

Lanigan-O’Keeffe reaches men’s final at UIPM Pentathlon World Cup Cairo

Lanigan-O’Keeffe reaches men’s final at UIPM Pentathlon World Cup Cairo

Ireland’s Arthur Lanigan-O’Keeffe made a solid start to his season at UIPM 2020 Pentathlon World Cup Cairo after qualifying for the men’s final in 13th position overall. Lanigan-O’Keeffe (28) finished third in his qualification group with 1,155 points, only seven points behind the overall top scorer, Aleix Heredia Vives of Spain. The two-time Olympian from […]

New Year Epee 2020

New Year Epee 2020

  Many congrats to all who competed in this years New Year Epee. The prize winners for each category are listed below.   Junior Girls Megan Piao 2nd Aisling Mellon Whelan Junior Boys 1st Simon Barrett 2nd Caolan Costello 3rd Christopher O’Brien Senior Women 1st Inga Gorceva 2nd Kate Barrett Senior Men 1st Tom O’Brien […]

Appointment of Development Coach Tom O’Brien

Appointment of Development Coach Tom O’Brien

  Pentathlon Ireland is pleased to inform its membership that Tom O’Brien will be taking up the position of Development Coach with immediate effect. Tom is an accomplished Pentathlete who has competed with distinction in international pentathlon, fencing and laser/run championships. His initial brief will include working with Radu Andrei, who is returning to his […]

Saturday Fencing Lessons

Saturday Fencing Lessons

  Specifically designed for youth and junior athletes who have some experience fencing. Saturday the 2nd of November from 10:30am – 12:30pm. Cost €10 Modern Pentathlon Centre, Sport Ireland Campus. Register here Furthermore, we are now offering laser run sessions from 1pm – 2pm in the Modern Pentathlon centre for an additional €10, to register […]

October Youth Training Camp

October Youth Training Camp

  Pentathlon Ireland – October Youth Training Camp The Pentathlon Ireland October  Camp will take place on Monday the 28th & Tuesday the 29th of October in the Modern Pentathlon Centre, Sport Ireland Campus. The camp will include a range of activities such as fencing, running and laser pistol shooting. The camp caters for all levels […]

Sive Brassil reaches women’s final at Pentathlon World Championships

Sive Brassil reaches women’s final at Pentathlon World Championships

Ireland’s Sive Brassil made a confident start to her campaign at the UIPM 2019 Pentathlon and Laser Run World Championships after comfortably qualifying for the women’s final. The 25-year-old finished 4th in her qualification semi-final with 1,013 points, guaranteeing her participation in Friday’s final where three places at the Tokyo 2020 Olympic Games will be […]