The pentathlon is a creation of Valery Fedorenko, the living legend of the world's kettlebell sport (youngest world champion in history)
Valery Fedorenko is a Russian world record kettlebell lifter and coach who founded the World Kettlebell Club in 2006. While competing in Kettlebell lifting, Fedorenko achieved the title of "Honored Master of Sport", which is the sport's highest level of recognized skil.
Stephane Dauvergne, the founding president of IKMF, has received permission from Valery Fedorenko to organize the IKMF World Pentathlon Championships.
doping is prohibited at IKMF, all athletes tested positive for an anti-doping test will be severely punished or banned from IKMF.