1978 World Modern Pentathlon Championships

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The 1978 World Modern Pentathlon Championships were held in Jönköping, Sweden.

Medal summary[edit]

Men's events[edit]

Event 1st Gold 2ndSilver 3rd Bronze
Individual  Pavel Lednev (URS)  Janusz Pyciak-Peciak (POL)  Neil Glenesk (USA)
Team  Poland
Janusz Pyciak-Peciak
Slawomir Rotkiewicz
Zbigniew Pacelt
 West Germany
Norbert Kühn
Axel Starmann
Gerhard Werner
 Soviet Union
Pavel Lednev
Oleg Bulgakov
Aleksandr Tarev

Women's events[edit]

Event 1st Gold 2ndSilver 3rd Bronze
Individual  Wendy Norman (GBR)  Wendy Skipworth (GBR)  Absokon (CAN)
Team  Great Britain  United States  West Germany

Medal table[edit]

      Host nation (GBR)

Rank Nation Gold Silver Bronze Total
1  Great Britain 2 1 0 3
2  Poland 1 1 0 2
3  Soviet Union 1 0 1 2
4  USA 0 1 1 2
4  West Germany 0 1 0 1
4  Canada 0 0 1 1
10 Total 4 4 4 12

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