This calendar lists events that may be of interest to youth and cadet (that is, any fencer under 17). Senior events, as listed on the main Fencing Ireland Calendar, are open to all fencers aged 13 and up.

Key to Colours Ireland or NI event GB/European event International event Camp or Training day

The most up-to-date information on international age-group competitions can be found on the organising bodies’ websites:

If you would like to have an event or camp listed here, please email the Calendar Officer at competitions@irishfencing.net. Overseas training camps are also listed at the bottom of this page. View past events from 2017-18 here or scroll down to view 2018-19 events.

Date Event Weapon/s Location Age Group & Participants
15-16 September Cadet Circuit: Konin (Men’s and Women’s Sabre) MS & WS Poland
15-16 Sept Cadet Circuit: Geneva (Men’s Épée & Women’s Épée) ME & WE Switzerland
29 Sept Cadet Circuit: Novara (Women’s Épée) WE Italy
29-30 Sept Cadet Circuit: Manchester (Men’s & Women’s Foil) MF & WF United Kingdom MF:
Jake McGillion-Moore
Finn McMullan
Matthew McKay
Rowan Luney
James Moriarty-Smyth
Matteo Sanvito
Claudio Sosa SmatralaWF:
Catherine McConvey
Katie McGillion-Moore
Emilia Velma
October
6-7 October Cadet Circuit: Godollo (Men’s and Women’s Sabre) MS & WS Hungary
13-14 Oct Cadet Circuit: Thessaloniki (Men’s Foil) MF Greece MF:
Finn McMullan
13-14 Oct Cadet Circuit: Samorin (Women’s Foil) WF Slovakia
13-14 Oct Cadet Circuit: London (Men’s & Women’s Sabre) MS & WS United Kingdom
20-21 Oct Cadet Circuit: Zrenjanin (Men’s & Women’s Épée) ME & WE Serbia
20-21 Oct Cadet Circuit: Moscow (Men’s & Women’s Sabre) MS & WS Russia
27-28 Oct Cadet Circuit: Klagenfurt (Men’s & Women’s Épée) ME & WE Austria
November
3-4 Nov Cadet Circuit: Grenoble (Men’s & Women’s Épée) ME & WE France WE:
Sophia Kalimtgis
10-11 Nov Cadet Circuit: Budapest (Men’s Épée, Men’s & Women’s Foil) ME, MF & WF Hungary MF:
Finn McMullan
Rowan Luney
Claudio Sosa SmatralaWF:
Emilia Velma
10-11 Nov Cadet Circuit: Istanbul (Men’s & Women’s Sabre) MS & WS Turkey
17-18 Nov Cadet Circuit: Sofia (Men’s & Women’s Sabre) MS & WS Bulgaria
24-25 Nov Cadet Circuit: Bonn (Men’s Épée) ME Germany
24-25 Nov Cadet Circuit: Heidenheim (Women’s Épée) WE Germany
24-25 Nov Cadet Circuit: Moedling (Men’s & Women’s Foil) MF & WF Austria MF:
Jake McGillion-MooreWF:
Katie McGillion-Moore
Genevieve Clarke
December
1-2 Dec Cadet Circuit: Copenhagen (Men’s & Women’s Épée) ME & WE Denmark WE:
Sophia Kalimtgis
1-2 Dec Cadet Circuit: Cabries (Men’s & Women’s Foil) MF & WF France
1-2 Dec Cadet Circuit: Eislingen (Men’s & Women’s Sabre) MS & WS Germany
15-16 Dec Cadet Circuit: Halle (Men’s Foil) MF Germany MF:
Finn McMullan
Rowan LuneyJake McGillion-Moore
15-16 Dec Cadet Circuit: Tauber (Women’s Foil) WF Germany Genevieve Clarke
January
12-13 Jan Cadet Circuit: Bratislava (Men’s & Women’s Épée, Men’s Foil) ME, WE, MF Slovakia MF:
Rowan Luney
James Moriarty-SmythClaudio Sosa SmatralaFinn McMullan
12-13 Jan Cadet Circuit: Satu Mare (Women’s Foil) WF Romania
12-13 Jan Cadet Circuit: Meylan (Men’s & Women’s Sabre) MS & WS France
26-27 Jan Cadet Circuit: Espoo (Men’s & Women’s Épée) ME & WE Finland WE:
Sophia Kalimtgis
26-27 Jan Cadet Circuit: Rome (Men’s & Women’s Foil) MF & WF Italy MF:
Rowan Luney
Matteo Sanvito
Claudio Sosa Smatrala
26-27 Jan Cadet Circuit: Moedling (Men’s & Women’s Sabre) MS & WS Austria
February
2-3 Feb Cadet Circuit: Bucharest (Men’s & Women’s Sabre) MS & WS Romania
9-10 Feb Cadet Circuit: Krakow (Men’s & Women’s Épee) ME & WE Poland
9-10 Feb Cadet Circuit: Warsaw (Men’s Foil) MF Poland Matthew McKay
Claudio Sosa Smatrala
9-10 Feb Cadet Circuit: Poznan (Women’s Foil) WF Poland
22 February-3 March European Cadet Championships, Foggia F-E-S Italy Qualified as of 25/11/2018

MF:  Jake McGillion Moore, Finn McMullan, Matthew McKay

WF:  Kaitlyn McGillion Moore, Emilia Velma

WE:  Sophia Kalimtgis

April
April World Cadet Championships, Torun F-E-S Poland Qualified as of 25/11/2018

MF:  Jake McGillion Moore, Finn McMullan, Matthew McKay

WF:  Kaitlyn McGillion Moore, Emilia Velma

WE:  Sophia Kalimtgis

March 2020 European Cadet Championships, Porec F-E-S Croatia