This calendar lists events that may be of interest to junior fencers (that is, any fencer under 20). 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 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
6 May Fencing Ireland Achievement Awards F Loreto Abbey, Dalkey 7-20
12 May Pembroke Youth Series: Irish Youth Open F Loreto Abbey, Dalkey 7-20


Date Event Weapon/s Location Age Group & Participants
03-04 Nov San Salvador World Cup (Men’s & Women’s) ME & WE El Salvador
03-04 Nov London World Cup (Men’s & Women’s) MF & WF UK MF:
Michael Thompson
Matthew McKayWF:
Genevieve Clarke
03-04 Nov Sochi World Cup (Men’s & Women’s) MS* & WS Russia
17-18 Nov Riga World Cup (Men’s) ME* Latvia
17-18 Nov Guatemala City World Cup (Men’s & Women’s) MF & WF Guatemala
17-18 Nov Tashkent World Cup (Women’s) WS* Uzbekistan
23-25 Nov Puerto Rico World Cup (Women’s) WE* USA
23-25 Nov Tehran World Cup (Men’s) MS* Iran
08-09 Dec Luxembourg World Cup (Men’s & Women’s) ME & WE Luxembourg
08-09 Dec Bangkok World Cup (Men’s) MF* Thailand
08-09 Dec Sofia World Cup Women’s WF* Bulgaria Genevieve Clarke
08-09 Dec Timisoara World Cup (Women’s) WF* Romania
08-09 Dec Warsaw World Cup (Men’s & Women’s) MS & WS* Poland WS:
Beth Taylor
Ciara Cormican
15-16 Dec Heraklion World Cup (Men’s) ME Greece
15-16 Dec Burgos World Cup (Women’s) WE* Spain
15-16 Dec Havana World Cup (Men’s & Women’s) MF & WF Cuba MF:
15-16 Dec Dormagen World Cup (Men’s & Women’s) MS & WS Germany WS:
January 2019
05-06 Jan Tokyo World Cup (Men’s) ME Japan
05-06 Jan Udine World Cup (Men’s & Women’s) WE, MF & WF Italy MF:
Michael Thompson
05-06 Jan Budapest World Cup (Men’s & Women’s) MS & WS Hungary WS:
Beth TaylorMS:
Christian HegartyKieran Dowse
19-20 Jan Manama World Cup (Men’s) ME Bahrain
19-20 Jan Ma’alot World Cup (Women’s) WE Israel
19-20 Jan Aix-en-Provence World Cup (Men’s) MF* France Michael Thompson
19-20 Jan Zagreb World Cup (Women’s) WF* Croatia Genevieve Clarke
19-20 Jan Phoenix World Cup (Men’s) MS* USA
19-20 Jan Segovia World Cup (Women’s) WS* Spain Beth Taylor
02-03 Feb Belgrade World Cup (Men’s) ME* Serbia
02-03 Feb Bratislava World Cup (Women’s) WE* Slovakia
02-03 Feb Leszno World Cup (Men’s) MF* Poland Michael Thompson
02-03 Feb Bochum World Cup (Women’s) WF* Germany Genevieve Clarke
9-10 Feb Plovdiv World Cup (Men’s & Women’s) MS & WS Bulgaria  Kieran Dowse
16-17 Feb Basel World Cup (Men’s) ME* Switzerland
16-17 Feb Dijon World Cup (Women’s) WE* France
16-17 Feb Terrassa World Cup (Men’s) MF* Spain Michael Thompson
Jake McGillion-Moore
16-17 Feb Moedling World Cup (Women’s) WF* Austria
16-17 Feb Dourdan World Cup (Men’s) MS* France  Kieran Dowse
16-17 Feb Algiers World Cup (Women’s) WS* Algeria
22 February-3 March European Junior Championships, Foggia F-E-S Italy  MF:  Michael Thompson

WF:  Genevieve Clarke

Catherine McConvey


April World Junior Championships, Torun F-E-S Poland  MF:  Michael Thompson

Jake McGillon Moore

WF:  Genevieve Clarke

Catherine McConvey

WS Beth Taylor

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