The Asian Championship in modern pentathlon started today in Cholpon Ata town. The press service of the State Agency for Youth Affairs, Physical Culture and Sports of Kyrgyzstan reported.
According to it, today Cholpon Ata hosted competitions in swimming, fencing and equestrian. Athletes from Kyrgyzstan, Uzbekistan, Japan, South Korea, Chinese Taipei, China, Singapore, India, Afghanistan, Indonesia, Nepal, Mongolia and Sri Lanka compete for medals.
The battles, reportedly, take place in two age groups: among men and women, boys and girls. Equestrian tournament takes place on the racetrack, fencing - in Physical Culture and Sports Complex, swimming, running and shooting - in one of the recreation centers.
Photos by the press service of the State Agency for Youth Affairs, Physical Culture and Sports of Kyrgyzstan.