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# natalya-coyle - Saturday 2 March, 2019

'If feels fantastic, what a way to start the season': Coyle secures second World Cup silver

Natalya Coyle finished in second place at the 2019 UIPM Pentathlon World Cup in Cairo on Saturday.

# natalya-coyle - Tuesday 25 December, 2018

'I can't let him win an Olympic medal and I don't...that would just be really awful'

Modern pentathlete couple Natalya Coyle and Arthur Lanigan O’Keeffe have emerged as two of Ireland’s leading hopes for Tokyo 2020.

# natalya-coyle - Saturday 23 June, 2018

Ireland's Arthur Lanigan-O'Keeffe wins bronze medal in World Cup final

The Kilkenny man was in joint fifth place after the fencing on Thursday.

# natalya-coyle - Friday 22 June, 2018

Coyle just misses out on podium place at WC final

The Meath woman put in a strong performance in Astana, but slipped to fourth in tough conditions.

# natalya-coyle - Thursday 21 June, 2018

Coyle and Lanigan-O'Keeffe fight their way to early top 5 spot in Modern Pentathlon WC final

The in-form duo will also be bidding for a third straight mixed relay title this weekend.

# natalya-coyle - Monday 4 June, 2018

"I had never won a World Cup medal and I thought: ‘Do you know what? If Natalya can do it, I can as well’"

Arthur Lanigan-O’Keeffe on winning a gold medal at last week’s World Cup, avoiding a repeat of 2013 and being inspired by Natalya Coyle.

# natalya-coyle - Saturday 26 May, 2018

Sensational Arthur Lanigan-O'Keeffe earns gold for Ireland at World Cup

It’s been a brilliant few days for Irish modern pentathletes in Sofia.

Ireland's Natalya Coyle claims historic silver medal at World Cup Impressive This post contains videos

Ireland's Natalya Coyle claims historic silver medal at World Cup

It was the modern pentathlete’s first individual medal.

# natalya-coyle - Saturday 26 August, 2017

Natalya Coyle in silver medal position going into World Championship final day

The Irish Olympian finished second overall in the fencing event.

# natalya-coyle - Friday 30 June, 2017

Coyle and Lanigan O'Keeffe awarded World Championship bronze two years after event

The Irish pair have been bumped after a failed drugs test.

# natalya-coyle - Monday 26 June, 2017

Gold! 'Dream day' as Ireland duo defend mixed relay title at World Cup final

Natalya Coyle and Arthur Lanigan O’Keeffe were impressive in Lithuania yesterday.

# natalya-coyle - Sunday 25 June, 2017

'It's mentally draining': Life at the top and coming down from that Olympic high

Modern Pentathletes Natalya Coyle and Arthur Lanigan O’Keeffe compare their experiences following both London 2012 and Rio 2016.

# natalya-coyle - Wednesday 7 June, 2017

Coyle and Lanigan O'Keeffe continue to fly the flag amid potential Tokyo 2020 boost

Following World Cup Series gold and a Rio upgrade, the Olympic stars now await news on the mixed relay’s inclusion at the next Games.

# natalya-coyle - Thursday 1 June, 2017

Brilliant news for Ireland's Natalya Coyle as she receives Olympics boost

The modern pentathlete has retrospectively been awarded a sixth-place finish at the Rio Games.

# natalya-coyle - Monday 29 May, 2017

Gold for Ireland at modern pentathlon World Cup event

Natalya Coyle and Arthur Lanigan O’Keeffe claimed the top prize in Poland today.

# natalya-coyle - Tuesday 14 March, 2017

Balancing 5 disciplines and burning 4000 calories daily: A day in the life of Natalya Coyle

The modern pentathlete talks fitness, Rio 2016 and brings us through her rise to where she is today.

# natalya-coyle - Saturday 24 December, 2016

'You're always thinking could I have done anything better?' - Coyle reflects on seventh in Rio

It’s been a hectic 2016 for the modern pentathlete but the two-time Olympian is showing no signs of slowing down.

# natalya-coyle - Sunday 2 October, 2016

Facing reality after Rio: Natalya Coyle riding the crest of the Olympic wave

Six weeks after the performance of her life, the modern pentathlete is still on cloud nine as she has seen her profile elevated to new levels.

# natalya-coyle - Friday 19 August, 2016

'I gave it everything': Delighted Natalya Coyle finishes 7th in modern pentathlon

The 25-year-old went into the final event with an eye on an Olympic medal.

# natalya-coyle - Thursday 18 August, 2016

19 fencing wins gives Natalya Coyle solid start in modern pentathlon

Arthur Lanigan-O’Keefe won 16 of his duels and will have a rest day tomorrow before the men’s event is run off in full on Saturday.

# natalya-coyle - Wednesday 3 August, 2016

Meet Ireland's Olympic Team: Natalya Coyle

Competing in the modern pentathlon, the Meath athlete will appear at her second Games in Rio.

# natalya-coyle - Wednesday 22 June, 2016

'I have cried tears & spilled blood in trying to qualify for Rio' - reacting to Rory's decision

Darren O’Neill, Natalya Coyle and Paddy Barnes are amongst those who have spoken out.

# natalya-coyle - Wednesday 15 June, 2016

Ireland's Natalya Coyle has officially qualified for the Rio Olympics

The 25-year-old previously competed in the London 2012 Olympics.

# natalya-coyle - Monday 9 May, 2016

World Cup gold for Coyle and Lanigan O'Keeffe ahead of Rio 2016

The pair put in a great performance in Florida on Sunday night.

# natalya-coyle - Sunday 27 December, 2015

'I am 10 times fitter now than I was in London' - Natalya Coyle ready to raise the bar in Rio

Hectic year in store for Ireland’s top modern pentathlete.

# natalya-coyle - Friday 12 June, 2015

VIDEO: The42 spent the day with Natalya Coyle, a very modern Irish athlete

The Meath woman is aiming for glory in the modern pentathlon next summer in Rio.

# natalya-coyle - Sunday 12 April, 2015

The story of how a school from Dundalk won the Sky Sports Project of the Year award

O’Fiaich College used the power of sport to help address self-belief and motivational issues within the school.

# natalya-coyle - Tuesday 24 March, 2015

A great few days for Irish sport just got even better

Olympians Natalya Coyle and Arthur Lanigan-O’Keeffe enjoyed success in Cairo on Monday evening.

# natalya-coyle - Monday 23 February, 2015

Ireland take silver at modern pentathlon World Cup in Florida

Arthur Lanigan-O’Keeffe and Natalya Coyle made a late charge on Sunday.

# natalya-coyle - Monday 22 December, 2014

Irish pentathlete Natalya Coyle on Rio 2016, the 'big' year ahead and her love of sleep

After enjoying an encouraging 2014, the Meath woman is confident of qualifying for Brazil.

# natalya-coyle - Friday 10 October, 2014

'You look forward, not back!' - Mark Pollock on trying to fast-track a cure for paralysis

The Belfast native chats to us about his new film and inspiring thousands of people to run.

# natalya-coyle - Wednesday 3 September, 2014

Training hard, training smart the key for these multi-discipline athletes

With so many events to train for, modern pentathletes follow a strict regime of aerobic and anaerobic running.

# natalya-coyle - Monday 25 February, 2013

Coyle and Bailey win Ireland's first-ever World Cup medal

Natalya Coyle and Éanna Bailey won silver in the modern pentathlon mixed relay event at Palm Springs yesterday.

# natalya-coyle - Tuesday 12 February, 2013

And the loser is... IOC board want to axe wrestling from 2020 Olympics

Associated Press reports that wrestling will be dropped by the executive board of the International Olympic Committee.

# natalya-coyle - Monday 11 February, 2013

Modern pentathlon, badminton face the chop in 2020 Olympic vote

Some of Ireland’s top athletes will be watching tomorrow’s IOC deliberations anxiously.

# natalya-coyle - Saturday 2 February, 2013

Drive time as Coyle gets set to do it all again

Tara’s Natalya Coyle was one of the surprise successes of the London Olympics, but she won’t rest easy until she’s fulfilled her potential.

# natalya-coyle - Sunday 19 August, 2012

Ratoath homecoming for Olympic duo

Celebrations to welcome home Cian O’Connor and Natalya Coyle are planned in the County Meath village tonight.

# natalya-coyle - Sunday 12 August, 2012

Olympic Village: Day 16, wrap

We wave goodbye to London 2012 before making plans to head out to Dublin Airport early for Team Ireland’s return.

Natalya Coyle delighted with top 10 finish in Women's Modern Pentathlon

“Hopefully I made everyone in Ireland proud,” said the Olympian from Meath.

As it happened London 2012 Olympics, day 16

Check in on who won what on the final day of these Games.

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