World Cup #4 in Budapest This Weekend
World Cup #4 on the 2010 schedule begins Thursday in Budapest, Hungary, and runs through Sunday.
Nine out of the top 10 ranked men (78 in total) and 7 out of top 10 ranked women (67 in total) will be competing in Budapest. The five-member U.S. team competing this weekend includes 2008 Olympians Eli Bremer
(Monument, Colo.) and Margaux Isaksen
(Fayetteville, Ark.), along with Dennis Bowsher
(Dallas, Texas), Sam Sacksen
(Somerset, Pa.) and Mickey Kelly
(Colorado Springs, Colo.).
The finals from Budapest will be broadcast LIVE on Internet TV at pentathlon.org on May 8 & 9 from 16:15 local time (CEST, GMT +2 hours). The broadcast will feature highlights of the fencing and swimming events as well as live coverage of the riding and combined events.
The Budapest World Cup is the fourth in a series of six events which will culminate in the World Cup final to be held in Moscow, Russia on June 18-20.
Competition Schedule for World Cup #4 in Budapest, Hungary
May 6 Women’s Qualification Competition
May 7 Men’s Qualification Competition
May 8 Women’s Individual Finals
May 9 Men’s Individual Finals