Our top U20 foilists contested Junior World Cups in Spain and France today.
Phillip Cripwell (DU Fencing) competed in the Catalan city of Terrassa. He put in a strong performance in the first round, defeating Sanguino POR and Esmendia ESP convincingly in the pool. He suffered three 5-4 losses, against Kiss GBR, Saukans LAT, Chan SIN. Phillip qualified for the tableau, where he was knocked out 15-10 by Chiapelli ITA. He places 85th of 133 entrants.
Anna Lee (Pembroke Fencing Club) had a difficult morning in Lyon. Her victory over Calugareanu ROU was not enough to earn a place in the DEs, narrowly missing the cut. Anna finished 80th.