1959 World Modern Pentathlon Championships

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The 1959 World Modern Pentathlon Championships were held in Hershey, United States.

Medal summary[edit]

Men's events[edit]

Event 1st, gold medalist(s) Gold 2nd, silver medalist(s)Silver 3rd, bronze medalist(s) Bronze
Individual  Igor Novikov (URS)  András Balczó (HUN)  Aleksandr Tarasov (URS)
Team  Soviet Union
Aleksandr Tarasov
Nikolay Tatarinov
Igor Novikov
 Finland
Tapio Kare
Berndt Katter
Väinö Korhonen
 United States
Leslie Bleamaster
George Lambert Jr.
Robert Miller

Medal table[edit]

  Host nation (GBR)

Rank Nation Gold Silver Bronze Total
1  Soviet Union 2 0 1 3
2  Hungary 0 1 0 1
3  Finland 0 1 0 1
4  USA 0 0 1 1
3 Total 2 2 2 6

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