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biathlon


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An event combining running and swimming introduced in 1968 by the Modern Pentathlon Association of Great Britain, as a preparatory and developmental underpinning for potential pentathletes. It was reasoned that a strong basis in swimming and running could be complemented later by the acquisition of the other three skills of the modern pentathlon.

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