The modern pentathlon national team, which is the world’s highest level, starts a long journey for the new season. It is a long journey that starts in Cairo, Egypt, passes through Turkiye, Hungary, Bulgaria, England, and finishes in Hangzhou, China.
On the 22nd, the Korea Modern Pentathlon Federation released the schedule for the national team to participate. Starting from the 1st World Cup starting in Cairo, Egypt on the 7th of next month, the 2nd and 3rd tournaments will be held in Ankara, Turkey and Budapest, Hungary in April.
The national team, which will immediately move to Sofia, Bulgaria for the 4th World Cup, will finish the World Cup schedule with the final in Ankara from May 31st.
After going through a two-month adjustment period, she will participate in the World Championships to be held in Bath, England from August 21st. The World Championships have a rehearsal nature to explore the possibility of winning a medal at the 2024 Paris Olympics, and it is expected that the national team’s leading stars will be mobilized. 토토사이트
After the World Championships, the Asian Games will be held in Hangzhou, China from September 20th. Korea will challenge to defend the modern pentathlon men’s individual title.
A friendly face found the national team ahead of the long-term race. Lee Han-joon, president of LH, who took office as president of the Korea Modern Pentathlon Federation last month, visited the Armed Forces Sports Unit on the 22nd to encourage the athletes. Chairman Lee, who met the players who are concentrating on adjusting their condition at the last minute ahead of the start of the international competition, said, “The Asian Games are about 200 days away. Various international competitions are also starting soon. Before participating in the competition, I wish both the leaders and players good health.”
He asked, “If the efforts to prepare for the Asian Games produce results, please make efforts so that these achievements can lead to the Paris Olympics.”