What’s up with the Olympic sport of modern pentathlon?
It’s the sport that is five sports: pistol shooting, fencing, 200m freestyle swimming, equestrian show jumping, and a 3km cross-country run.
What do these sports have in common? Find out from Sheila Taormina, the 4-time Olympian who competed in Beijing in this event.
In her book, 4-time Olympian, gold medalist, and triathlon world champion Sheila Taormina reveals the swim technique used by the world’s fastest swimmers. Find new speed in the water with Swim Speed Secrets, available now in bookstores, tri and swim shops, and online.