Fencing Ireland hosts regular Level 1 refereeing courses to help fencers get started in this vital part of our sport. Further information on the Fencing Ireland refereeing structure, as well as details about future courses, can be found on the Refereeing page.

This register lists individuals who have qualified as referees through Fencing Ireland at the following courses:

  • 13 January 2013, Dublin (Facilitators: Huw Barton and Tony Quinn)
  • 12 September 2015, Dublin (Facilitator: Peter Huggins)

This list will be updated following each new course. Please contact competitions@irishfencing.net with any corrections. Referees who are happy to be approached by organisers to preside at domestic competitions may also list their contact details here by emailing the same address.

Épée

Refereeing Level Name of Referee Date of qualification
International Grant Anderton
International Tony Quinn
International Jamie Simpson
International Sarah Steacy
Level 4 Philip Slater 4 May 2015, Sheffield, UK
Level 2 Desmond Gilhooly 13 September 2015, Dublin
Level 1 Yves Carnec 13 January 2013, Dublin
Level 1 Stephen Concannon 13 January 2013, Dublin
Level 1 Philip Lee 13 January 2013, Dublin
Level 1 Anna Lise Mion 13 January 2013, Dublin
Level 1 Diarmuid Neville 13 January 2013, Dublin
13 September 2015, Dublin
Level 1 Scott O’Malley 13 January 2013, Dublin
Level 1 Johan Van Vlaenderen 13 January 2013, Dublin
Level 1 Olga Velma 13 January 2013, Dublin
Level 1 James Barden 13 September 2015, Dublin
Level 1 Dougal Hazel 13 September 2015, Dublin
Level 1 John Jones 13 September 2015, Dublin
Level 1 Paul Lavin 13 September 2015, Dublin
Level 1 Mark McEvoy 13 September 2015, Dublin
Level 1 Duncan Salter 13 September 2015, Dublin

Foil

Refereeing Level Name of Referee Date of qualification
International Tony Quinn
Level 4 Philip Slater 4 May 2015, Sheffield, UK
Level 2 Desmond Gilhooly 13 September 2015, Dublin
Level 2 John Wyatt 13 September 2015, Dublin
Level 2 Jamie Simpson 2014, Chichester
Level 1 Joseph Carnec 13 January 2013, Dublin
Level 1 Yves Carnec 13 January 2013, Dublin
Level 1 Stephen Concannon 13 January 2013, Dublin
Level 1 Phillip Cripwell 13 January 2013, Dublin
Level 1 Philip Lee 13 January 2013, Dublin
Level 1 Anna Lise Mion 13 January 2013, Dublin
Level 1 Diarmuid Neville 13 January 2013, Dublin
13 September 2015, Dublin
Level 1 Scott O’Malley 13 January 2013, Dublin
Level 1 Jessica Timlin 13 January 2013, Dublin
Level 1 Johan Van Vlaenderen 13 January 2013, Dublin
Level 1 Olga Velma 13 January 2013, Dublin
Level 1 Erin Barclay 13 September 2015, Dublin
Level 1 James Barden 13 September 2015, Dublin
Level 1 Fearghal Donaghy 13 September 2015, Dublin
Level 1 Rory Hayes 13 September 2015, Dublin
Level 1 John Jones 13 September 2015, Dublin
Level 1 Shane Keating 13 September 2015, Dublin
Level 1 Paul Lavin 13 September 2015, Dublin
Level 1 Fiadhnait McDonough 13 September 2015, Dublin
Level 1 Mark McEvoy 13 September 2015, Dublin
Level 1 Jason O’Grady 13 September 2015, Dublin
Level 1 Duncan Salter 13 September 2015, Dublin
Level 1 Sean Whittaker 13 September 2015, Dublin

Sabre

Refereeing Level Name of Referee Date of qualification
International Tony Quinn
Level 4 Philip Slater 4 May 2015, Sheffield, UK
Level 2 Erin Barclay 13 September 2015, Dublin
Level 2 Diarmuid Neville 13 September 2015, Dublin
Level 2 Jamie Simpson 2010, Sheffield
Level 1 Stephen Concannon 13 January 2013, Dublin
Level 1 Philip Lee 13 January 2013, Dublin
Level 1 Scott O’Malley 13 January 2013, Dublin
Level 1 Johan Van Vlaenderen 13 January 2013, Dublin
Level 1 Desmond Gilhooly 13 September 2015, Dublin
Level 1 Duncan Salter 13 September 2015, Dublin