The fourth event of the Élite Épée series took place in Northamptonshire, UK on Sunday, with four Irish fencers making the trip.
Jamie Simpson (Imperial College London) was V5D0 in the pools, earning a bye directly into the L64. He knocked out John Prime (Bedford FC) 15-9, before going out to Commonwealth finalist Marc Burkhalter (Oxford University) 15-12, and finished in 22nd place of 84 competitors.
Jonathan Burnside (Ulster University) and David Burnside (Foyle FC) both finished the pools V4D2, also gaining byes into the L64. Jonathan went out against Matthew Cooper (Wingerworth), finishing 39th. David overturned Maxton Milner (Brixton FC) 15-14 to meet Harrison Nichols (Redhill & Reigate) in the L32. Burnside was knocked out 15-7, placing 30th, while Nichols went on to take silver.
Pembroke fencer Dawid Kulka overturned Huw Richards (Haverstock FC) 15-13 in the L128, but went out 10-5 to the #2 seed, Bulgarian international Rosislav Rousev (Brixton FC).