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Pentathlon Ireland Community Outreach and Development Programme

Pentathlon Ireland Community Outreach and Development Programme

Pentathlon Ireland were delighted to support the PE Expo Ireland which was held in Trinity Comprehensive School in Dublin’s Ballymun yesterday. Our high performance squad member Tom O’Brien was there to introduce over 1,000 young people to laser shooting in what proved to be the most popular attraction (outside the students exhibits of course) there […]

2017 National Championships

2017 National Championships

Pentathlon Ireland are holding the 2017 National Modern Pentathlon Championships on Saturday 15th April 2017 at the National Modern Pentathlon Centre, National Horse Sport Arena & National Aquatic Centre, National Sports Campus, Abbotstown, Dublin 15 For more information please check out the National Championships information sheet: National Championships 2017 Online Entry Form Guide: To enter the 2017 Pentathlon Ireland National Championships please […]

New Appointment at Pentathlon Ireland

New Appointment at Pentathlon Ireland

Pentathlon Ireland are delighted to announce the appointment of Darragh Cunningham as High Performance & Operational Manager.   “I am extremely honoured and humbled to be taking the reigns at Pentathlon Ireland. The Board, Athletes and staff who have come before me have achieved unprecedented success in a short period of time which has captured […]

Youth Training Camp February 2017

Youth Training Camp February 2017

Pentathlon Youth Training Camp Thursday 23rd and Friday 24th February, 2017. National Sports Campus For Online Application and Payment CLICK HERE Youth Committee Pentathlon Ireland jackieoneill@pentathlon.ie

Wearing of gear at training sessions.

Wearing of gear at training sessions.

Fencers and coaches and clubs are reminded of the risk of injury associated with the use of incomplete protective gear. In particular, it has come to our attention that some fencers are choosing to train wearing shorts, leggings, or tracksuit bottoms rather than breeches.  This leaves fencers exposed to the risk of fatal injury in […]

Taster Day / Training Camps at Pentathlon Ireland

Taster Day / Training Camps at Pentathlon Ireland

Did you enjoy watching Arthur Lanigan O’Keeffe and Natalya Coyle compete at the Rio2016 Olympic Games? Do YOU think you have what it takes to become a top level Pentathlete ? Want to try the sport of Modern Pentathlon and train with future Irish Pentathletes? Well now is YOUR CHANCE ! During the year Pentathlon […]

Natalya Coyle Makes it 2 in a Row with Top 10 Finish

Natalya Coyle Makes it 2 in a Row with Top 10 Finish

It was a proud day for Ireland as Natalya Coyle crossed the finish line in 7th position at the 2016 Summer Olympic Games in Rio. This marks the second time that Natalya has finished inside the Top 10 finishers at the Olympics. After a solid performance in the Fencing Ranking Round and a flawless show […]

Opening Ceremony Launch at King John’s Castle

Opening Ceremony Launch at King John’s Castle

 King John’s Castle, Limerick will be a hive of activity on the evening of Wednesday July 13th as Shannon Heritage in association with Pentathlon Ireland host the Opening Ceremony of the UIPM Youth A World Championships taking place at the University of Limerick from the 14th – 18th of July. This Pentathlon event will welcome […]