Pentathlon Alberta Updates
NEWS AND EVENTS
Latest NEWS and Upcoming EVENTS
MARK THE DATE - Pentathlon Quebec has announced the dates for the 2016 Canadian Championships. They will be held on the 23rd and 24th of July with location is still to be decided. More details will be posted once they become available.
GOOD LUCK! - SYDNEY LUTZ and OWEN BEHM (pictured above with coach), pentathletes with Ares Pentathlon, will be competing at the Alberta Winter Games in Medicine Hat this weekend. Owen (far left) will be competing in Men's Epee for Zone 7, while Sydney (second from left) will be competing in Women's Sabre for Zone 5. Katie Thomas, also pictured, qualified but will be unable to compete due to injury. Fencing competition begins on Sunday February 14th and information and results can be found at the games website. Best of luck to both Sydney and Owen, as well as all other athletes competing!
NOTICE OF AGM - PENTATHLON CANADA has announced its 2016 Annual General Meeting. The meeting is to be held on February 20th in Brampton, Ontario, with the Business meeting from 9:00 am to 2:00 pm and the Membership meeting at 2:00 pm. The official notice can be found here, and the Business and Membership Meeting Agendas can be found here.
January 30 2016 - Pentathlon Alberta and Ares Pentathlon hosted a mini-meet at the Talisman Center, Calgary. This early season event gave athletes a chance to see how their training is preparing them for the year ahead and many personal best were achieved. Well done to everyone who competed! Check on the Results page for more details from this for this four event competition (Fence, Swim, Run/ Shoot).
LET"S GO!! Pentathlon Alberta is always looking for opportunities to introduce Alberta Athletes to our exciting sport and partner with local community clubs, organizers or parents. If your community is able to take part in hosting a clinic, typically including beginner lessons and demos for Fencing, Swimming and Combined (Run/Shoot) components, please contact us at email@example.com .
NEWS from the past SEASON (SEE OUR ARCHIVE PAGES FOR SOME AWESOME PAST NEWS)
With a new season underway, please contact your local club or firstname.lastname@example.org to start training at this exciting sport. Also note that Fencing Alberta has posted the schedule of competitions for the coming season so make sure to check these out and plan to attend and support this sport in Alberta as one of the elements of Pentathlon.
Well done for Danja Currie-Olsen who represented Alberta at the National Championships held in Ontario in August. Danja won the Youth A division and was able to complete a very successful riding event during the competition as well.