The Greatest Modern Pentathlete at the Olympic Games

Who is the greatest modern pentathlete of all time based on Olympic Games performances?olympic poster

The best all-time performing Modern Pentathlete at the Olympic Games is Hungarian András Balczó who won 3 gold and 2 silver medals between 1960–1972. No other athlete has won three gold medals.

See also the best athlete from each sport, and the best overall.


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