Modern Pentathlon

Cooke's World Junior Championship quest goes swimmingly

By Mike Rowbottom

jamie cooke_21-11-11November 20 - Jamie Cooke (pictured) became world junior modern pentathlon champion today in Buenos Aires, taking Britain's medal tally to three following the individual bronze won by Freyja Prentice yesterday, when the women's team of Prentice, Kate French and Lydia Rosling also won gold.

Weale bounces back to reach World Championships final

By Mike Rowbottom

Chris_Weale_show_jumping_July_2011September 9 - Britain's Sam Weale, who made a despondent exit from the European Championships in July, claiming technological problems with the laser shooting were turning the sport into a "lottery", has responded in ideal fashion by qualifying for Sunday's World Championships final in Moscow.

"Mission accomplished" at Medway, says Bartu

By Mike Rowbottom

Jamie_Cooke_running_Medway_July_28_2011August 1 - Britain's performance at the Modern Pentathlon European Championships in Medway Park, where two of their team earned Olympic qualification places, represented "mission accomplished" as far Jan Bartu, the Pentathlon GB performance director, was concerned.