Modern pentathlon at the 1951 Pan American Games

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Modern pentathlon at the I Pan American Games
Modern pentathlon pictogram.svg

Modern pentathlon was one of 17 sports at the first Pan American Games in 1951, which took place in Buenos Aires, Argentina from 25 February to 3 March. There was an individual and team competition for men.


Men's events[edit]

Event Gold Silver Bronze
Men's Individual Eric Tinoco Marquez
James Thompson
 United States
Enrique Rettberg
Men's Team  United States (USA)  Brazil (BRA)  Argentina (ARG)

Medal table[edit]

1 Brazil1102
 United States1102
3 Argentina0022
Totals (3 nations)2226


  • Olderr, Steven (2009). The Pan American Games: A Statistical History, 1951-1999, bilingual edition. McFarland & Company. ISBN 0786443367. ISBN 9780786443369.
  • Hickok Sports: Pan American Games Modern Pentathlon Medalists at the Wayback Machine (archived 2011-11-13)
  • Sports 123: Modern Pentathlon at the Wayback Machine (archived 2011-10-07)