Stephen Concannon and Aidan Clarke fenced at the Moscow Grand Prix on May 29, finishing 103rd and 139th respectively. In the pool, Stephen defeated Ibragimoc KAZ and Buchkovskiy RUS, and lost narrowly to Weller USA. Advancing to the DEs, he drew Senegas FRA in the first round and was knocked out 15-13. Aidan Clarke’s victory… Read more »
Monthly Archives:: May 2015
Well done to Stephen Concannon on a L16 placing at the Viking Cup sabre satellite in Iceland. Stephen was V3D2 in the pool, defeating Vidar ISL, Kolasa USA and Kristjansson ISL and losing 5-4 to British #1 Alexander Crutchett. He qualified comfortably for the tableau, eliminating Bradjic CRO 15-7 in the first round. He met… Read more »
The Trekanten International in Copenhagen saw three Irish entries this weekend. David Alexander finished 30th, knocking out Baneux BRA before meeting Schlosser AUT in the L32. Gavin Williams was eliminated by Daraban ROU in the first round, placing 58th. Fencing in the women’s event on Sunday, Victoria Duxbury placed 20th, losing 15-9 to Commonwealth medallist… Read more »
In a bumper day on the World Cup circuit, sabreurs Stephen Concannon and Aidan Clarke fenced at the Villa de Madrid today, finishing 188th and 197th respectively. David Alexander competed in the Men’s Foil World Cup in St Petersburg and placed 180th.