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.
Australian modern pentathlete Chloe Esposito has performed exceptionally at the Asia/Oceania Qualifier in Beijing to just miss the podium and secure the women’s Oceania spot for the Rio 2016 Olympic Games.
MODERN PENTATHLON: Early next week in Beijing there are two places at the Rio Olympic Games waiting to be claimed by the top male and female competitors from Oceania.
MIXED GENDER: While the Youth Olympic Games (YOG) has been a fantastic experience for everyone involved it has also acted as a dress rehearsal for mixed gender events on a larger Olympic stage.
@AUSOLYMPICTEAM: Limited access to social media has failed to stop the Australian Youth Olympic Team from being so social at the 2014 Youth Olympic Games in Nanjing, China.