Tamara Vega, of Mexico, falls off her horse Douce de Roulad, during the equestrian show jumping stage of the women's modern pentathlon at the 2012 Summer Olympics, Sunday, Aug. 12, 2012, in London.

London Olympics: Sunday’s best photos

Tamara Vega, of Mexico, falls off her horse Douce de Roulad, during the equestrian show jumping stage of the women's modern pentathlon at the 2012 Summer Olympics, Sunday, Aug. 12, 2012, in London.

Day 16: Action from the women's Modern Pentathlon

Day 16: Action from the women's Modern Pentathlon

August 12th - Women's Modern Pentathlon

August 12th - Women's Modern Pentathlon

Laura Asadauskaite of Lithuania celebrates winning the Gold medal in the women's Modern Pentathlon on Day 16

Laura Asadauskaite of Lithuania celebrates winning the Gold medal in the women's Modern Pentathlon on Day 16

Final Gold Medal: Gold medallist Laura Asadauskaite of Lithuania celebrates during the Victory Ceremony for the Women's Modern Pentathlon on Day 16

Final Gold Medal: Gold medallist Laura Asadauskaite of Lithuania celebrates during the Victory Ceremony for the Women's Modern Pentathlon on Day 16

Kate French of Britain competes during the fencing portion of the women's modern pentathlon at the Summer Olympics in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil, Thursday, Aug. 18, 2016. (AP Photo/Kirsty Wigglesworth)

Kate French of Britain competes during the fencing portion of the women's modern pentathlon at the Summer Olympics in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil, Thursday, Aug. 18, 2016. (AP Photo/Kirsty Wigglesworth)

how to get involved in modern pentathlon: "If you look at a triathlon and think, 'Great, but where are the guns and horses?', then step this way" - Samantha Murray on her way to silver in the women's modern pentathlon at the London 2012 Olympics.

Olympics 2012: how to get involved in modern pentathlon

how to get involved in modern pentathlon: "If you look at a triathlon and think, 'Great, but where are the guns and horses?', then step this way" - Samantha Murray on her way to silver in the women's modern pentathlon at the London 2012 Olympics.

RIO DE JANEIRO, BRAZIL - AUGUST 19: Gold medalist Chloe Esposito of Australia poses on the podium during the medal ceremony for the Women's Modern Pentathlon on Day 14 of the Rio 2016 Olympic Games at the Deodoro Stadium on August 19, 2016 in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil. © 2016 Getty Images

RIO DE JANEIRO, BRAZIL - AUGUST 19: Gold medalist Chloe Esposito of Australia poses on the podium during the medal ceremony for the Women's Modern Pentathlon on Day 14 of the Rio 2016 Olympic Games at the Deodoro Stadium on August 19, 2016 in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil. © 2016 Getty Images

Modern Pentathlon | NBC Olympics  04:03  Modern Pentathlon London 2012: Laura Asadauskaite wins gold Laura Asadauskaite (LTU) finished first in the women's modern pentathlon at the 2012 London Olympics.

Modern Pentathlon | NBC Olympics 04:03 Modern Pentathlon London 2012: Laura Asadauskaite wins gold Laura Asadauskaite (LTU) finished first in the women's modern pentathlon at the 2012 London Olympics.

Excellent at everything:    Australia's Chloe Esposito crosses the line to win the combined running/shooting portion of the women's modern pentathlon event in Rio de Janeiro, on Aug. 19. Esposito won the gold medal.

2016 Summer Olympics

Excellent at everything: Australia's Chloe Esposito crosses the line to win the combined running/shooting portion of the women's modern pentathlon event in Rio de Janeiro, on Aug. 19. Esposito won the gold medal.

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