David Alexander placed 14th today at the Leon Paul Cup satellite in London. A strong start to the day included victories over Servello ARG, Vinluan PHI, Zarettsky ISR and Mosiello ITA and a place in the tableau. Alexander scored decisive victories over Ou TPE and Egyenes Porsok SVK in the opening rounds, before earning a… Read more »
Monthly Archives:: January 2016
The Stockholm épée satellite took place this weekend, comprising the SAF Pokalen tournament and the Rehbinder Prize. Fencing on Saturday, Sweden-based Benedict Chambers was V4D2 in the seeding pool with victories over Svensson SWE, Jouffray FRA, Torven SWE and Heikkari FIN. Irish #1 Geoffrey Corcoran (QUB) was also V4D2, beating Strom SWE, Vassallo ITA, Skold… Read more »
Our top junior Men’s Foilist, Phillip Cripwell (DUFC) contested the Eden Cup JWC in London today. Cripwell registered victories over De Greef BEL and Taponen FIN, as well as close matches against Monnet GBR and Sanguino POR and qualified for the DEs. He was knocked out by British #3 Rajan Rai and finished 84th of… Read more »
Paul Verdon and Charlotte Slater, both #1 in the national cadet rankings, fenced at the Wawel Épée Trophy in Krakow. Paul Verdon (Grosvenor Fencing Club) fenced yesterday, defeating Thomee BEL and Petre ROU and easily making the cut. He was knocked out by Paysan FRA and came 139th of 203 fencers. Charlotte Slater (Lisburn Gladiators… Read more »
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