The test events for the Tokyo Olympic and Paralympics started in full swing on Thursday as the Pentathlon World Cup Final opened as the games’ first official dress rehearsal of the year. Olympic fans from all over the world are invited to book Olympic 2020 tickets from our online platform for Olympic Tickets. Olympic Modern Pentathlon fans can book Olympic Modern Pentathlon Tickets from our ticketing marketplace exclusively on a discounted price.
The four-day Olympic modern pentathlon competition opened at Tokyo’s Musashino Forest Sport Plaza, also one of the sports venues at the Olympic 2020 next year. More than 70 athletes from over 20 countries will compete here to get a feel for next summer’s setup and competition.
In the main, the test events are detained at Olympic 2020 and Paralympic venues in a bid to checkered and improve processes by checking gear and holding staff exercise. In addition to the sailing and water polo tests prearranged last year, a total of 56 events will be held finished next May.
The managers will also stress checking their countermeasures in illogicality of Japan’s brutal summer warmth at five outdoor test events beach volleyball, triathlon, boat, hockey, and marathon.
The Pentathlon WC Final has two 36-competitor fields of men and women, who have fit through the positions based on four WC events this season. The two individual winners will earn involuntary Tokyo Olympic berths.
“I am very eager to compete here to see how it works, to get a feeling, and perhaps to get a bit of this Olympic soul because this is the twitch of our qualification,” supposed Annika Schley of Germany, the silver medalist at the 2018 world championships.
The Olympic modern pentathlon test will be followed by six test actions in July, including the Japan Open badminton contests and four events theatrical by the Tokyo 2020 establishing group.
“Not all international federations have this capability but we are in this state. I think all of the athletes are very satisfied to compete here,” said Klaus Schormann, the president of modern pentathlon’s governing body, UIPM.
Olympic Modern pentathlon is a game in which athletes contest in fencing, swimming, equestrian, and laser run a mixture of shooting and running. Its constituent events will be held at both Musashino Forest Game Plaza and Tokyo Stadium during the Olympic 2020.
In its place of using Tokyo Stadium himself this time, some of this World Cup Final’s events will take place at AGF Field within the stadium’s compound. Tokyo Olympic will obtain berths in the men’s and women’s Olympic 2020 events as the host country.
“Rival here gives me the incentive to return to this venue over next year,” said Olympic modern pentathlete Shino Yamanaka. “I was very anxious to compete here, but being here lets me notice what I need to work on.”