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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 […]

Christmas Youth Camp

Christmas Youth Camp

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

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 […]

Training Days December 2019

Training Days December 2019

December is a jam packed month for pentathlon training, check out all the details below. Pentathlon Ireland will be holding fencing training Saturday 7th of December from 10.30am to 12.30pm in the Pentathlon Centre. As Tom O’Brien will be competing in a fencing competition abroad this weekend, we will not be conducting shooting training. The […]

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 […]

European Championships update: Arthur Lanigan-O’Keeffe finishes 25th in men’s final

European Championships update: Arthur Lanigan-O’Keeffe finishes 25th in men’s final

Arthur Lanigan-O’Keeffe will have to wait a little longer to secure his place at the Tokyo 2020 Olympic Games after finishing 25th in the men’s final at the European Modern Pentathlon Championships in Bath, England. The 2015 European champion performed well in Thursday’s qualification round but his best form eluded him in today’s fencing, riding […]

European Championships update: Natalya Coyle and Sive Brassil qualify for final

European Championships update: Natalya Coyle and Sive Brassil qualify for final

Natalya Coyle is within touching distance of her third Olympic Games after qualifying for the women’s individual final at the European Modern Pentathlon Championships in Bath, England. The two-time Olympian will be accompanied in the women’s final by team-mate Sive Brassil, meaning Ireland still has three athletes in with a chance of securing their Olympic […]