Field Trips to the Modern Pentathlon
ADMISSION AND PARKING ARE FREE There is no cost for students, teachers, or chaperones - courtesy of The Learning Centers at Fairplex. Admission and Parking – (after Learning Center Link) Groups will park at Gate 1 located at 1101 W. McKinley Ave, Pomona, CA 91768, Check in will be from 8:30 am – 2:00 pm at the Little Red School House located in front of the Garden Railroad.
We welcome you to join us at Fairplex for this exciting and educational event. The Modern Pentathlon will take place over five days, Monday March 26 through Friday March 30, 2018 with field trip opportunities available Wednesday March 28 and Thursday March 29. The event is an impressive athletic competition, and it is a great educative experience for our younger community members. The sport was introduced at the 5th Olympiad in Stockholm (SWE) in 1912, and continues today. The event is comprised of the contemporary sports of pistol shooting, fencing, and swimming (*swimming will be held offsite), horse riding and running. Both men and women complete in all five events of the Modern Pentathlon. Fieldtrips are self-led and are completely FREE.