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Olympic Modern Pentathlon Athletes

from the Guardian

Olympics 2012 in infographics: other sports

Credit: Graphic News Ltd Modern Pentathlon


London 2012 stamps released by Royal Mail to mark two years to the Olympic and Paralympic games

Modern Pentathlon by Katherine Baxter (2nd Series July 27, 2010)

from Mail Online

Gongs for our golden stars: Hoy set to be knighted as Brown says the nation wants athletes honoured

A relaxed Gordon Brown talks to British fencers Katy Livingston, centre, and Heather Fell at the fencing event of modern pentathlon at the Beijing Olympics

James Francis "Jim" Thorpe (May 28, 1888 – March 28, 1953) was an American athlete of mixed ancestry (Caucasian and Native American). Considered one of the most versatile athletes of modern sports, he won Olympic gold medals for the 1912 pentathlon and decathlon, played American football (collegiate and professional), and also played professional baseball and basketball.


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