Pentathlon Regulations – Amendments 2002
The substantial changes can be
found in the "Regulations Section"
- 50th Military Pentathlon World Championship
at Schaarsbergen, The Netherlands, 31 July – 9 August 2002
Please reply to the invitation in
Qualification: Delegations are reminded
of the limits for all competitors:
4600 points for male, 4350 points for female competitors.
A list of the competitors, who have already qualified, is displayed
in the "Regulations Section"
and will be sent out to delegations.
As requested in the last
President’s News please get in contact with Capt Rob Jansen
if you are prepared to contribute to the exhibition planned
(see last President Newsletter).
Point of contact is Capt Rob Jansen
Organiser WC 2002 Military
Kamp Koningsweg Noord
Koningsweg 23 A
6816 TD Schaarsbergen
Tel: + 31 / 26 / 353 3630
Fax: + 31 / 26 / 353 3631
Tel: + 31 / 6 2366 3060
Tel: + 31 / 481 / 374
Tel: + 31 / 6 2277
5537 (mobile private)
E-mail: [email protected]
Election of Military Pentathlon representative to the CISM Athletes
The election will take place at the World Championship
at Schaarsbergen. Up to now only one candidature has been
put forward: CB. 1 Juan Medina Huentupil from Chile.
Delegations are invited to nominate additional candidatures.
Election of Athletes’ Speakers Military Pentathlon
Please be reminded
that the election will take place in Schaarsbergen.
Election method see CISM Policy Manual Art 6.10.
Provisional Calendar 2003
|NED / BEL
||Ankara (European Championship)
||Kristinehamn (Nordic Championship)
- 14 June
||Toledo (World Championship)
There is still a need for 1-2 additional Regional
Championships for male and in particular female competitors. Delegations are requested
to put forward candidatures.
Future Military Pentathlon
Military World Games will be organised in Italy. However, the
51st Military Pentathlon World Championship will be
hosted by Spain in TOLEDO.
The 52nd Military Pentathlon World
Championship were confirmed by Chile, date probably late September
or beginning of October 2004.
The 53rd Military Pentathlon World Championship
2005 will take place in Turkey, ANKARA.
The same year Venezuela is planning to host
“transcontinental” competitions with the participation of
some/the best teams from other continents.
European Cup 2002
Bremgarten, Lahti, Wr Neustadt, Schaarsbergen. The 3 best
results out of the 4 competitions will be counted.
women: Riga, Lahti, Schaarsbergen. All results will
- Military Pentathlon Directory
version can be downloaded in the members
a list will be
found in the www section soon.
We soon may see new nations participating in Military Pentathlon:
Botswana; Lesotho; Namibia; Poland;
Egypt and Algeria will return to the Pentathlon "familiy"
- Visa requirements, weapon
are reminded to apply for the relevant documents in
A “Shengen Visa” for the European Union needs approx.
4 weeks lead time.
Keep yourself informed about the IATA transport
requirements for weapons and ammunition not to be
surprised the last moment.
At the General
the President TC was contacted by some Chiefs of Delegation
interested in Military Pentathlon. It would be extremely helpful to
have some experienced trainers earmarked that could be
drawn upon, if required. Details need of course be agreed
upon case by case.
- Military Pentathlon Identification Number - MilPIN
Delegations are reminded to
forward names of Military Pentathlon newcomer athletes (together with a
copy of the passport or service pass, showing name and birth
Col De Wulf
Twee Leuwenstraat 8
B- 3078 Everberg-Kortenberg
Tel: +322 / 759 98 95
Fax:+322 / 757 03 39
Tel: +32 / 477 / 39 96 75 (mobile)
E-mail: [email protected]
The MilPIN will then be
forwarded to the respective delegation. Only a few teams
sent an adapted list for 2002 to Col De Wulf, asking
eventually for PIN's for their new athletes.
- Check-in procedure –
new and standardised “Check-in form” is available in
the "Regulations Section".
The "Check-in form" is part of the regulations!
Delegations/missions are requested urgently to stick to
a) applying for MilPINs for new athletes
b) send preliminary and final entries in time
c) use the MilPIN names exactly in the final entries
Friendship through sport!
Brig Gen PUCHER Johann