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Final Date for Spring/Summer Youth Training Camps June 20th & 21st

Final Date for Spring/Summer Youth Training Camps June 20th & 21st

The final date for the Pentathlon Ireland two-day Youth Training Camps is set for Monday & Tuesday, the 20th & 21st of June. To register for the final event on this training series prior to the World Championships, please download the registration attachment for more details: Pentathlon Ireland Youth Training Camp 2016

Comdt John Ledingham welcomed as new President of Pentathlon Ireland

Comdt John Ledingham welcomed as new President of Pentathlon Ireland

Pentathlon Ireland are delighted and honoured to welcome Comdt John Ledingham as the new President of the association. John has competed successfully at the highest level of show jumping in the 1988 Olympic Games, and in six World & European Championships. Since retiring as a rider he has continued his involvement in coaching and management […]

GOLDEN VICTORY FOR ARTHUR IN EUROPEAN CHAMPIONSHIPS

GOLDEN VICTORY FOR ARTHUR IN EUROPEAN CHAMPIONSHIPS

Arthur Lanigan-O’Keeffe is the new European Modern Pentathlon Champion in a historic day for Irish Sport in Bath. Arthur becomes the first ever Irish pentathlete to win gold and sealed his place in the 2016 Olympic Games in the process.   Arthur put in an outstanding performance in all disciplines, his swim of 2:02.49 put […]

IRISH PAIR QUALIFY FOR EUROPEAN CHAMPIONSHIP FINALS

IRISH PAIR QUALIFY FOR EUROPEAN CHAMPIONSHIP FINALS

Irish pentathletes Arthur Lanigan O’Keeffe and Natalya Coyle moved one step closer to Olympic qualification as they came through the semi-finals of the European Championships this week to take their place in the weekend finals.   Arthur finished 4th in his qualifier on Thursday to comfortably move to the next stage and is excited for […]

IRELAND EYE RIO QUALIFICATION AT EUROS

IRELAND EYE RIO QUALIFICATION AT EUROS

Eight athletes will represent Ireland at the Modern Pentathlon European Championships in Bath this week.   There are direct spots for the Olympic Games in Rio next year available for both the top eight male and female athletes.  2012 Olympians Natalya Coyle and Arthur Lanigan-O’ Keeffe, in particular, will have their eyes set firmly on […]

2015 AGM

2015 AGM

Dear Member, The Agenda for the 2015 AGM on 25th July has been issued, and the minutes of the 2014 AGM and the election nominations are available for review, please see below links. The 2014 financial statements are available for review from the Company Secretary on request, karen.kelly@pentathlon.ie.   MPAI 2015 AGM agenda MPAI 2014 AGM […]

SSE Airtricity National Schools Modern Biathlon Winners 2015

SSE Airtricity National Schools Modern Biathlon Winners 2015

With thanks to SSE Airtricity, Pentathlon Ireland got the opportunity to return to Realt Na Mara National School, Rosses Point, Sligo recently. We had the honour of presenting the students with the winning cheque of €1,000 for their school, with thanks to SSE Airtricity. Students from fourth to sixth class got the opportunity to try […]

IRELAND STORM TO SILVER IN SARATOSA

IRELAND STORM TO SILVER IN SARATOSA

Ireland stormed to silver in the mixed relay event at the Sarasota World Cup today (Sunday). Irish Olympians, Arthur Lanigan-O’Keeffe and Natalya Coyle made a late charge for the podium by moving from eighth to second in the final combined run/shoot event. Ireland scored 15 victories in fencing to begin the day in sixth position. […]