This page lists fencers selected to represent Ireland this season.


European Championships 2017

Congratulations to the fencers selected for the senior European Championships, which take place in Tbilisi, Georgia from 12-17 June 2017.

Men’s Foil
Brendan Cusack

Men’s Épée
Michael Geraghty

Full rationale including qualifying results is included in the related newspost.


U23 European Championships 2017

The European U23 Fencing Championships will take place in Minsk, Belarus from 21-25 April. The following fencers have qualified to represent Ireland.

Men’s Foil
Stephen Brown, Phillip Cripwell, James Brosnan, Kristofer Gwynne

Women’s Foil
Victoria Duxbury, Lucy Taylor, Keziah Beattie

Full rationale including qualifying results is included in the related newspost.


Cadet & Junior World Championships 2017

The Cadet & Junior World Fencing Championships will take place in Plovdiv, Bulgaria from 1-10 April. The following fencers have been chosen to represent Ireland.

Men’s Épée
Juniors: Conall Cromie, Philip Slater, Paul Verdon

Women’s Épée
Cadets: Charlotte Slater

Women’s Foil
Juniors: Keziah Beattie, Anna Lee*, Lucy Taylor
Cadets: Genevieve Clarke, Emilia Velma*

Men’s Sabre
Cadets: Frantz Aime

Women’s Sabre
Cadets: Beth Taylor

*denotes selected but unavailable


Cadet & Junior European Championships 2017

The Cadet & Junior European Fencing Championships will take place in Plovdiv, Bulgaria from 28 February to 9 March. The following fencers have been chosen to represent Ireland.

Men’s Épée
Juniors: Conall Cromie*, Philip Slater, Paul Verdon

Women’s Épée
Cadets: Charlotte Slater*

Women’s Foil
Juniors: Keziah Beattie*, Anna Lee*, Lucy Taylor*
Cadets: Genevieve Clarke, Emilia Velma*

Men’s Sabre
Cadets: Frantz Aime

Women’s Sabre
Cadets: Beth Taylor

*denotes unavailable


5 Nations 2016

Fencing Ireland is delighted to announce the squad that will be fencing for Ireland at the 5 Nations on 5 November.

Mens Épée: Paddy Brennan, Geoffrey Corcoran, Dawid Kulka, Scott O’Malley
Womens Épée: Kate Coleman-Lenehan, Lucy Johnson, Alisha Mullen, Jenny McGeever
Mens Foil: Phillip Cripwell, Rory Hayes, Philip Lee, Conor Nagle
Womens Foil: Anna Lee, Crystal-Rose Percival Fiadhnait McDonough, Emilia Velma
Mens Sabre: Aidan Clarke, Stephen Concannon, Michael Jacob, Michalis Kirimlidis

Unfortunately we are unable to field a Women’s Sabre team this year.

Team manager: Duncan Salter

5 Nations 2016 is hosted by England Fencing, and will take place at Manchester Fencing Centre in Oldham.


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