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. 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

2018-19

Date Event Weapon/s Location Age Group & Participants
November
03-04 Nov San Salvador World Cup (Men’s & Women’s) ME & WE El Salvador U20 Ind.
03-04 Nov London World Cup (Men’s & Women’s) MF & WF UK MF:
Michael Thompson
03-04 Nov Sochi World Cup (Men’s & Women’s) MS* & WS Russia U20 MS Ind & Team; WS Ind.
17-18 Nov Riga World Cup (Men’s) ME* Latvia U20 ME Ind & Team
17-18 Nov Guatemala City World Cup (Men’s & Women’s) MF & WF Guatemala MF:
Michael Thompson
17-18 Nov Tashkent World Cup (Women’s) WS* Uzbekistan U20 WS Ind & Team
23-25 Nov Puerto Rico World Cup (Women’s) WE* USA U20 WE Ind & Team
23-25 Nov Tehran World Cup (Men’s) MS* Iran U20 MS Ind & Team
December
08-09 Dec Luxembourg World Cup (Men’s & Women’s) ME & WE Luxembourg U20 Ind.
08-09 Dec Bangkok World Cup (Men’s) MF* Thailand MF:
Michael Thompson
08-09 Dec Timisoara World Cup (Women’s) WF* Romania U20 WF Ind & Team
08-09 Dec Sosnowiec World Cup (Men’s & Women’s) MS & WS* Poland WS:
Beth Taylor
15-16 Dec Heraklion World Cup (Men’s) ME Greece U20 ME Ind & Team
15-16 Dec Burgos World Cup (Women’s) WE Spain U20 WE Ind & Team
15-16 Dec Havana World Cup (Men’s & Women’s) MF & WF Cuba U20 Ind.
15-16 Dec Dormagen World Cup (Men’s & Women’s) MS & WS Germany WS:
Beth Taylor
January 2019
05-06 Jan Tokyo World Cup (Men’s) ME Japan U20 Ind.
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 Taylor
19-20 Jan Manama World Cup (Men’s) ME Bahrain U20 Ind.
19-20 Jan Ma’alot World Cup (Women’s) WE Israel U20 Ind.
19-20 Jan Aix-en-Provence World Cup (Men’s) MF* France MF:
Michael Thompson
19-20 Jan Zagreb World Cup (Women’s) WF* Croatia U20 Ind & Team.
19-20 Jan Phoenix World Cup (Men’s) MS* USA U20 Ind & Team.
19-20 Jan Segovia World Cup (Women’s) WS* Spain Beth Taylor
February
02-03 Feb Belgrade World Cup (Men’s) ME* Serbia U20 Ind & Team.
02-03 Feb Bratislava World Cup (Women’s) WE* Slovakia U20 Ind & Team.
02-03 Feb Leszno World Cup (Men’s) MF* Poland MF:
Michael Thompson
02-03 Feb Bochum World Cup (Women’s) WF* Germany U20 Ind & Team.
9-10 Feb Plovdiv World Cup (Men’s & Women’s) MS & WS Bulgaria U20 Ind.
16-17 Feb Basel World Cup (Men’s) ME* Switzerland U20 Ind & Team.
16-17 Feb Dijon World Cup (Women’s) WE* France U20 Ind & Team.
16-17 Feb Terrassa World Cup (Men’s) MF* Spain MF:
Finn McMullan
Rowan Luney
Michael Thompson
16-17 Feb Moedling World Cup (Women’s) WF* Austria U20 Ind & Team.
16-17 Feb Dourdan World Cup (Men’s) MS* France U20 Ind & Team.
16-17 Feb Algiers World Cup (Women’s) WS* Algeria U20 Ind & Team.
March
1-10 March European Junior Championships, Foggia F-E-S Italy U20.
April
April World Junior Championships, Torun F-E-S Poland U20.
March 2020 European Junior Championships, Porec F-E-S Croatia U20.