Men's modern pentathlon
at the Games of the XXIV Olympiad
DatesSeptember 18–22
Competitors65 from 26 nations
Medalists
1st place, gold medalist(s) János Martinek  Hungary
2nd place, silver medalist(s) Carlo Massullo  Italy
3rd place, bronze medalist(s) Vakhtang Iagorashvili  Soviet Union
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The modern pentathlon at the 1988 Summer Olympics was represented by two events (both for men): Individual competition and Team competition.[1] It was fought in five days on September 18 to 22, and individual results were also directly applied towards the team event ranking.

Medal summary

Event Gold Silver Bronze
Individual
details
János Martinek
 Hungary
Carlo Massullo
 Italy
Vakhtang Iagorashvili
 Soviet Union
Team
details
 Hungary (HUN)
János Martinek
Attila Mizsér
László Fábián
 Italy (ITA)
Carlo Massullo
Daniele Masala
Gianluca Tiberti
 Great Britain (GBR)
Richard Phelps
Dominic Mahony
Graham Brookhouse

Participating nations

A total of 65 athletes from 26 nations competed at the Seoul Games:[1]

Final Results

Individual

Pos Athlete NOC Rid. Fen. Swi. Sho. Run. Score
1 János Martinek
HUN
1066 990 1264 868 1216 5404
2 Carlo Massullo
ITA
1010 881 1204 1044 1240 5379
3 Vakhtang Iagorashvili
URS
980 915 1344 978 1150 5367
4 Attila Mizsér
HUN
1010 847 1196 934 1294 5281
5 Christophe Ruer
FRA
968 779 1348 934 1213 5242
6 Richard Phelps
GBR
964 898 1304 868 1195 5229
7 László Fábián
HUN
876 1051 1304 802 1168 5201
8 Joel Bouzou
FRA
1004 983 1172 868 1171 5198
9 Peter Steinmann
SUI
920 983 1252 780 1246 5181
10 Daniele Masala
ITA
948 837 1232 1066 1069 5152
11 Milan Kadlec
TCH
1064 905 1092 802 1267 5130
12 Kim Myung-Gon
KOR
1040 762 1252 1066 979 5099
13 Kang Kyung-Hyo
KOR
1070 830 1264 868 1042 5074
14 Ivar Sisniega
MEX
950 752 1260 890 1213 5065
15 Maciej Czyzowicz
POL
770 847 1308 1000 1123 5048
16 Dominic Mahony
GBR
1036 898 1148 890 1075 5047
17 Gianluca Tiberti
ITA
1040 674 1296 1000 1030 5040
18 Robert Nieman
USA
944 932 1248 1000 910 5034
19 Tomas Fleissner
TCH
1006 762 1172 1022 1048 5010
20 Guerman Iouferov
URS
716 949 1324 934 1084 5007
21 Graham Brookhouse
GBR
986 643 1312 846 1213 5000
22 Svante Rasmuson
SWE
916 830 1232 934 1075 4987
23 Arkadiusz Skrzypaszek
POL
1040 660 1312 934 1036 4982
24 Marcus Marsollek
FRG
858 847 1140 1044 1075 4964
25 Jan-Erik Danielsson
SWE
890 864 1140 1044 1018 4956
26 Andy Jung
SUI
974 864 1192 912 1009 4951
27 Tue Hellstem
DEN
1060 745 1152 890 1093 4940
28 Alejandro Yrizar
MEX
854 847 1248 890 1081 4920
29 Jiri Prokopius
TCH
980 694 1244 934 1051 4903
30 Hiroshi Saito
JPN
1096 718 976 956 1135 4881
31 Mohamed Abouelsouad
EGY
1100 694 1072 1044 943 4853
32 Eduardo Quesada
ESP
1010 762 1256 626 1198 4852
33 Lawrence Keyte
CAN
1032 609 1092 934 1180 4847
34 Manuel Barroso
POR
910 677 1236 802 1219 4844
35 Anatoli Avdeev
URS
680 871 1324 890 1075 4840
36 Helmut Spannagl
AUT
1024 796 1160 868 985 4833
37 Bruno Genard
FRA
912 711 1260 912 1033 4828
38 Leopoldo Centeno
ESP
797 643 1256 956 1162 4814
39 Marcelo Hoyo
MEX
926 762 1140 780 1192 4800
40 Nicholas Fekete
CAN
1024 711 1160 956 934 4785
41 Michael Zimmermann
FRG
950 813 1240 824 955 4782
42 Dirk Knappheide
FRG
1034 677 1272 934 848 4765
43 Peter Burger
SUI
938 694 1172 780 1147 4731
44 Li King-Ho
TPE
1068 728 1092 890 904 4682
45 Barry Kennedy
CAN
770 728 1128 1000 1051 4677
46 Ayman Mahmoud
EGY
946 609 1176 890 1054 4675
47 Ahmed Al Doseri
BRN
816 735 1020 890 1180 4641
48 Saleh Farhan
BRN
824 847 1112 736 1081 4600
49 Robert Stull
USA
470 983 1240 868 1027 4588
50 Mostafa Adam
EGY
1012 728 1140 912 793 4585
51 Tadafumi Miwa
JPN
962 582 1080 956 937 4517
52 Abdul Rahman Khalid
BRN
628 650 1088 1088 1048 4502
53 Wieslaw Chmielewski
POL
576 847 1224 758 1096 4501
54 Chuang Tang-Fa
TPE
920 694 1100 868 853 4435
55 Julio Fuentes
CHI
782 548 1156 956 883 4325
56 Ricardo Falconi
CHI
980 575 1112 736 913 4316
57 Roderick Martin
SWE
0 915 1276 1044 1027 4262
58 Gerardo Cortes
CHI
950 762 1104 406 934 4156
59 Zhang Bin
CHN
706 762 1080 890 643 4081
60 Michael Gostigan
USA
0 820 1264 1044 895 4023
61 Kim Sung-Ho
KOR
0 609 1248 1000 997 3854
62 Alejandro Michelena
URU
912 429 812 934 703 3790
63 Hiroaki Izumikawa
JPN
0 694 1008 846 1174 3722
DSQ Alexander Watson
AUS
DSQ Jorge Quesada
ESP

Team

Pos Nation Athlete(s) Rid. Fen. Sho. Swi. Run. Score Team Score
1
Hungary
János Martinek 1066 990 1264 868 1216 5404 15886
Attila Mizsér 1010 847 1196 934 1294 5281
László Fábián 876 1051 1304 802 1168 5201
2
Italy
Carlo Massullo 1010 881 1204 1044 1240 5379 15571
Daniele Masala 948 837 1232 1066 1069 5152
Gianluca Tiberti 1040 674 1296 1000 1030 5040
3
Great Britain
Richard Phelps 964 898 1304 868 1195 5229 15276
Dominic Mahony 1036 898 1148 890 1075 5047
Graham Brookhouse 986 643 1312 846 1213 5000
4
France
Christophe Ruer 968 779 1348 934 1213 5242 15268
Joel Bouzou 1004 983 1172 868 1171 5198
Bruno Genard 912 711 1260 912 1033 4828
5
Soviet Union
Vakhtang Iagorashvili 980 915 1344 978 1150 5367 15214
Guerman Iouferov 716 949 1324 934 1084 5007
Anatoli Avdeev 680 871 1324 890 1075 4840
6
Czechoslovakia
Milan Kadlec 1064 905 1092 802 1267 5130 15043
Tomas Fleissner 1006 762 1172 1022 1048 5010
Jiri Prokopius 980 694 1244 934 1051 4903
7
Switzerland
Peter Steinmann 920 983 1252 780 1246 5181 14863
Andy Jung 974 864 1192 912 1009 4951
Peter Burger 938 694 1172 780 1147 4731
8
Mexico
Ivar Sisniega 950 752 1260 890 1213 5065 14785
Alejandro Yrizar 854 847 1248 890 1081 4920
Marcelo Hoyo 926 762 1140 780 1192 4800
9
Poland
Maciej Czyzowicz 770 847 1308 1000 1123 5048 14531
Arkadiusz Skrzypaszek 1040 660 1312 934 1036 4982
Wieslaw Chmielewski 576 847 1224 758 1096 4501
10
West Germany
Marcus Marsollek 858 847 1140 1044 1075 4964 14511
Michael Zimmermann 950 813 1240 824 955 4782
Dirk Knappheide 1034 677 1272 934 848 4765
11
Canada
Lawrence Keyte 1032 609 1092 934 1180 4847 14309
Nicholas Fekete 1024 711 1160 956 934 4785
Barry Kennedy 770 728 1128 1000 1051 4677
12
Sweden
Svante Rasmuson 916 830 1232 934 1075 4987 14205
Jan-Erik Danielsson 890 864 1140 1044 1018 4956
Roderick Martin 0 915 1276 1044 1027 4262
13
Egypt
Mohamed Abouelsouad 1100 694 1072 1044 943 4853 14113
Ayman Mahmoud 946 609 1176 890 1054 4675
Mostafa Adam 1012 728 1140 912 793 4585
14
South Korea
Kim Myung-Gon 1040 762 1252 1066 979 5099 14027
Kang Kyung-Hyo 1070 830 1264 868 1042 5074
Kim Sung-Ho 0 609 1248 1000 997 3854
15
Bahrain
Ahmed Al Doseri 816 735 1020 890 1180 4641 13743
Saleh Farhan 824 847 1112 736 1081 4600
Abdul Rahman Khalid 628 650 1088 1088 1048 4502
16
United States
Robert Nieman 944 932 1248 1000 910 5034 13645
Robert Stull 470 983 1240 868 1027 4588
Michael Gostigan 0 820 1264 1044 895 4023
17
Japan
Hiroshi Saito 1096 718 976 956 1135 4881 13120
Tadafumi Miwa 962 582 1080 956 937 4517
Hiroaki Izumikawa 0 694 1008 846 1174 3722
18
Chile
Julio Fuentes 782 548 1156 956 883 4325 12797
Ricardo Falconi 980 575 1112 736 913 4316
Gerardo Cortes 950 762 1104 406 934 4156
AC
Spain
Eduardo Quesada 1010 762 1256 626 1198 4852 9666
Leopoldo Centeno 797 643 1256 956 1162 4814
Jorge Quesada DSQ

References

  1. ^ a b "Modern pentathlon: 1988 Olympic Results". sports-reference.com. Archived from the original on 2020-04-17. Retrieved 2012-09-16.