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The Serious End of the Season

Last week UK sport put on a media training day, teaching us how to deal with the pressures of the media in the lead up to the Olympics. 1,556 more words

Pentathlon

Swings 24kg 30/30
Swings 32kg 30/30

Cleans 24kg 6min 1mph 120reps

Clean and Press 24kg 6min 1mph 60reps

Jerk 24kg 6min 24kg 118reps

Half Snatch 24kg 2min 1mph 30reps (put the bell down to avoid a blister) 16 more words

Background

For those that know me, it’s not unusual for me to get frustrated when I cannot pick up a skill almost right away. But when I do pick up a skill, I often continue to practice until I am perfect at it. 584 more words

Pre-Operation

The Olympic Test Event

The official Olympic test event took place last weekend at the Deodoro Stadiums in Rio de Janeiro… and I feel its safe to say they failed on just a few levels. 1,094 more words

Brianne Theisen-Eaton wins world pentathlon with thrilling 800m

PORTLAND, Ore. – Canadian Brianne Theisen-Eaton knew she needed more than a 10-second margin over Anastasiya Mokhnyuk in the final 800-meter event to win the pentathlon gold medal at the world indoor track and field championships. 462 more words

Sports

Theisen-Eaton pulls off a massive comeback to win first world indoors title

Feature photo: Brianne Theisen-Eaton celebrates becoming a world champion in the pentathlon at the IAAF World Indoor Championships in Portland, Oregon on March 18, 2016. (AP Photo/Elaine Thompson) 331 more words

News

Want to be an Ice Dragon Pentathlon Judge? Here's How!

The Ice Dragon Pentathlon, the largest A&S competition in Æthelmearc, is fast approaching. We are looking for judges for this year’s competition, and bring you words from our Pent Judge Coordinator, Maestro Filipia Capriotti, Baroness of the Court of Æthelmearc, sometimes called the Cupbreaker. 351 more words

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