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 competitions@irishfencing.net. Overseas training camps are also listed at the bottom of this page.

Date Event Weapon/s Location Age Group & Participants
2-3 December Junior World Cup (Individual Men & Women) E Luxembourg U20
9-10 December Junior World Cup (Individual Men & Women) S Dormagen, Germany U20
16-17 December Junior World Cup (Individual Men & Women) F Havana, Cuba U20.
Anna Lee
16-17 December Junior World Cup (Individual & Team Men) E Heraklion, Greece U20
16-17 December Junior World Cup (Individual & Team Women) E Burgos, Spain U20
6-7 January Junior World Cup (Individual Men & Women) F-E Udine, Italy U20.
Anna Lee
6-7 January Junior World Cup (Individual Men & Women) S Budapest, Hungary U20.
Frantz Aime
20 January Pembroke Youth Series: Excalibur Cup F Loreto Abbey, Dalkey 7-20
20-21 January Junior World Cup (Individual & Team Men) S Phoenix, USA U20
20-21 January Junior World Cup (Individual & Team Women) S Segovia, Spain U20:
Beth Taylor
27-28 January Junior World Cup (Individual & Team Men) F Aix-en-Provence, France U20
27-28 January Junior World Cup (Individual & Team Women) F Zagreb, Croatia U20.
Anna Lee
Keziah Beattie
3-4 February Junior World Cup (Individual & Team Men) E Belgrade, Serbia U20
3-4 February Junior World Cup (Individual & Team Women) E Bratislava, Slovakia U20
10-11 February Junior World Cup (Individual & Team Men) S Dourdan, France U20.
Daithi Harkin
Frantz Aime
10-11 February Junior World Cup (Individual & Team Women) S Algiers, Algeria U20
17-18 February Junior World Cup (Individual & Team Men) F Terrassa, Spain U20
17-18 February Junior World Cup (Individual & Team Women) F Moedling, Austria U20
17-18 February Junior World Cup (Individual & Team Men) E Basel, Switzerland U20
17-18 February Junior World Cup (Individual & Team Women) E Dijon, France U20
27 Feb-11 Mar Junior European Championships F-E-S Sochi, Russia U20. Qualified:
WF: Anna Lee
1-10 April Junior World Championships F-E-S Verona, Italy U20. Qualified:
WF: Anna Lee
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

Previous events this season

Date Event Weapon/s Location Age Group & Participants
16 September Junior World Cup (Individual Men & Women) F London, UK U20.
Michael Thompson
Anna Lee
Keziah Beattie
16-17 September Junior World Cup (Individual & Team Men) S Tehran, Iran U20
16-17 September Junior World Cup (Individual & Team Women) S San José, USA U20
31-1 Sept-Oct Junior World Cup (Individual Men & Women) E Manama, Bahrain U20
7 October Pembroke Youth Series: Lord Killanin Trophy F Loreto Abbey, Dalkey U7-U20. Flyer
7-8 October Junior World Cup (Individual Men & Women) S Plovdiv, Bulgaria U20
MS: Frantz Aime
7-8 October Junior World Cup (Individual & Team Men) F Bangkok, Thailand U20
7-8 October Junior World Cup (Individual & Team Women) F Timisoara, Romania U20
14-15 October Junior World Cup (Individual & Team Men) E Riga, Latvia U20
Paul Verdon
14-15 October Junior World Cup (Individual & Team Women) E Laupheim, Germany U20
21-22 October Junior World Cup (Individual Men, Individual & Team Women) S Sosnoviec, Poland U20
28-29 October Junior World Cup (Individual & Team Women) F Bochum, Germany U20. :
Anna Lee
Keziah Beattie
28-29 October Junior World Cup (Individual & Team Men) F Leszno, Poland U20
4-5 November Junior World Cup (Individual Men & Women) E San Salvador U20
11-12 November Junior World Cup (Individual & Team Men, Individual Women) S Sochi, Russia U20
18-19 November Junior World Cup (Individual Men & Women) F Guatemala City U20
19 November Fencing Ireland Achievement Awards F Loreto Abbey, Dalkey 7-20