The UIPM Masters Competitions encourage competitors to keep in touch with Modern Pentathlon thereby contributing to the development of the sport. UIPM Master Competitions are Master Competitions, Masters World Championships or Masters Continental Championships.
There are two formats in Masters Competitions: Pentathlon and Tetrathlon.
Masters Pentathlon consists of the disciplines of riding, fencing, swimming, shooting and running (classic mode) or riding, fencing, swimming and a combination of shooting and running (combined mode). Tetrathlon consists of the same disciplines without riding.