Swiss Women International Comp

20th Swiss Women International Competition
Bern, March 25th 2017

We are pleased to announce the 20th Women’s World Ranking Competition in Bern that will take place 25th of March 2017 and kindly invite a team of your country to this competition in the marvelous capital of Switzerland

Organizer: Pentathlon Suisse / Modern Pentathlon Switzerland

Invitation: Four female athletes (senior/junior) and one coach per nation. Thirty-two athletes, by order of inscription, can be accepted for the competition

Timetable (provisional):
March 24th 2017until 18:00 Arrival of delegations
20:00  Technical meeting

March 25th 2017
07.20 Swimming
09.30 Riding
13.00 Fencing
15.30 Combined Event
20.00 Awards Ceremony

March 26th 2017 Departure of delegations
Changes in the order of the events may occur and will be announced together with the exact time table prior to the competition

Rules: The competition will be carried out according to the UIPM rules.

Competition format: one day; no qualification.

Training facilities: not guaranteed.

Fencing: 8 pistes
Swimming: pool size: 25 m, indoor, 6 lanes
Riding course: outdoor or indoor arena, according to weather conditions
Combined Event: 15 targets (including two reserve), two or three rounds (according to ranking list after 3 events); sand and grass surface. Laser shooting only.

Equipment: Riding head gear and equipment will be controlled at the drawing of horses. Equipment control for fencing will be before the first bout on site. Shooting and running gear will be controlled immediately before the competition at the shooting range.

Transportation: Delegations can be picked up at the Railway station in Burgdorf or the Airport Bern/Belp. We cannot provide any transportation to and from Zürich Airport. There are direct trains from Zürich Airport to Burgdorf. Please indicate arrival time in Burgdorf.

Accomodation: Athletes and delegates will stay at theRekrutierungszentrum Sumiswald” outside Burgdorf. Two, three and four bed rooms, with several restrooms and showers on the floor are provided. Friends and family who would like to attend the competition should contact the LOC.

Licenses: Athletes are only allowed to participate in UIPM sanctioned events if they are in possession of a valid UIPM issued athletes license. Athletes that have a license in paper form, please bring it with you. Pentathletes without riding ability listed on their license and without a letter from their NF confirming their ability to ride may compete only without riding.

Insurance: All members of the attending delegations must insure themselves in case of accidental injury or illness. The organiser will not accept any responsibility, financial or otherwise, for losses, injury or illness of any delegation member. All members of the attending delegations must insure themselves by a sufficient health, accident and liability insurance. By submitting the entry form, the NF confirms that all persons named on the entry form are covered by such an insurance.

Financial terms: According to the UIPM rules, NF will have to pay an accreditation fee of 180 Euro per person (coaches and athletes). This fee will cover all costs for transportation, accommodation and meals of the official delegates from arrival, Friday March 24th dinner, until departure, Sunday March 26th after breakfast. Please indicate if you plan to leave Saturday night March 25th, a reduction of 30 Euro can then be applied.
Delegations will be required to send a deposit of 30%, or the full amount, per person, by bank transfer with Entry Form C. The remaining amount has to be paid in cash at the accreditation desk upon arrival.
Bank Information:
Account Owner: Pentathlon Suisse, Brunnadernrain 3, CH-3006 Bern
Bank name: Raiffeisenbank Bern, Waisenhausplatz 26, 3011 Bern
Bank code: 81488
Account #: 64015.93
IBAN: IBAN CH31 8148 8000 0064 0159 3

Enrollment: Entry Forms must be completed and submitted to the organizer (see below)
Deadline Form C (final): before February 3rd 2017

Information: For any additional information please contact the following address:

Official Address:
Swiss Women International Competition
Sekretariat Erika Hintz Burger
Brunnadernrain 3
3006 Bern
Tel. +41 31 351 43 35
Fax +41 31 351 43 36 (please call first)
(Mails preferred!)

Impressions Swiss Women International Competition 2015


Picture by Urs Schmid

Picture by Tamryn

Picture Urs Schmid

Picture by Tamryn

Picture by Urs Schmid

Pictue by Tamryn

Event results Swiss Women International Competition 2014

Swiss Women International Competition 2014 thanks all the sponsors:

Kägi fret (Main Sponsor)

Nationales Pferdezentrum
Hangloose (travelservice)
Renovation Bern
Paul von Känel
Bank Julius Bär
Hirslanden Bern
Robert Pfister AG Immobilien und Verwaltungen

Pictures by Urs Schmid.

Swimming, Burgdorf

Riding Nationales Pferdezentrum

Tamara Trost, SUI

Pictures by Urs Schmid

Combined Event preparation

Combined Event

Combined Event.

Kägi fret
Sponsor of the Swiss International Women Competition



Swiss Women International Competition

1 PRISE Eilidh GBR 5100
2 TOCCHI Gloria ITA 5008

1 GROLICHOVA Lucie CZE (1160 1080 1156 1832) 5228
2 STRUCHKOVA Polina BUL (1180 1060 1208 1716) 5164
3 WAIN Rebecca GBR (1160 1000 1052 1904) 5116

Fotos: Markus Grunder

Foto: Urs Niesenschmid

1. ESPOSITO Chloe AUS 5284
2. FRENCH Kate GBR 5228
3. VAKALIS Donna CAN 5108

1. Prentice Freyja, GBR  5432
2. Bonessio Lavinia, ITA 5408
3. Pinette Monica, CAN 5372

1. Rang: Schreiber Belinda SUI 5468 Pt.
2. Rang: Vakalis Donna GRE 5444 Pt.
3. Rang: Skarzynska Aleksandra 5396 Pt.

1. Rang: Pinette Monica CAN 5256 Pt.
2. Rang: Dianova Natalie CZE 5184 Pt.
3. Rang: Schreiber Belinda SUI 5132 Pt.

1. Rang. Kalinovska Alexandra CZE 5340 Pt.
2. Rang: Pinette Monica CAN 5304 PT.
3. Rang; Triguel Carolina FRA 5212 Pt.

1. Rang: Medany Aya EGY 5492 Pt.
2. Rang: Grolichova Lucie CZE 5464 Pt.
3. Rang: Czwojdzinska Silwia CZE 5440 Pt.

1. Rang: Hidvegi Ildiko HUN 5340 Pt.
2. Rang: Spence Mhairi GBR 5264 Pt.
3. Rang: Marcevona Sylvie CZE 5204 Pt.