Congratulations to the cadet and junior athletes selected to fence at the European Championships in Slovenia next month.
The competition will run from 24 February to 5 March, and will be broadcast via the live stream at the Maribor Fencing website. In addition to the individual events, Ireland will also field a team in Junior Men’s Épée for the first time in some years.
Juniors: Jonathan Burnside, Geoffrey Corcoran, Philip Slater
Cadets: Kerrie Johnson, Rosie McGonagle
Juniors: Phillip Cripwell
Juniors: Victoria Duxbury
Cadets: Anna Lee, Jessica Timlin
Juniors: Brian Murray
A full support team has also been appointed to travel with the squad, as follows.
- Team Manager (Cadets): Philip Lee
- Team Manager (Juniors): Nuala McGarrity
- Coaches: Philip Lee, Mike Westgate, Phillip Cripwell
- Officials: Wendy McGonagle, Fiona Timlin