The AOC has expressed deep sadness at the passing today of Australia’s first Olympic modern pentathlete (1952) and youngest Olympic coach (1948) Forbes Carlile MBE, aged 95.
MOD PENT: Chloe and Max Esposito are back in Australia following a sensational international season where they earned selection for the Rio 2016 Olympic Games.
MOD PENT: Chloe Esposito has confirmed herself as one of the most consistent and talented modern pentathletes with an eighth place finish at the World Championships
MOD PENT: Selected Rio 2016 athlete Max Esposito had a cruel equipment failure during the qualification phase of the World Championships in Berlin overnight.
Australian modern pentathlon siblings, Max and Chloe Esposito will look to finish their tremendous season on a high at the World Championships which run from Wednesday to Sunday in Berlin, Germany.
It's been a positive weekend for many of Australia's athletes as they build towards the 2016 Rio Games. Medals in sailing, modern pentathlon and water polo backed up some strong results in volleyball, football and beach volleyball.
TEAM: Hard work, commitment and chasing their dream has earned Chloe Esposito and her younger brother Max, selection on the 2016 Australian Olympic Team for the Rio Games.
MOD PENTATHLON: Australian teenager Max Esposito has upstaged the best senior athletes from Asia and Oceania to win the Olympic qualifying event in Beijing.