Charlotte Slater fenced the Cadet Circuit event in Krakow today. In her first international event of the season, Slater defeated Denes POL, Esposito ITA and Pekala POL in the pool to reach the DEs. In the L256 she knocked out Szklar POL V15-12, but went out in the next round to Villiger SUI. Charlotte Slater… Read more »
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A record-breaking 800 cadets fenced at the Circuit event in Bratislava over the weekend, including two cadet épéeists. Sophia Kalimtgis' lone victory over Su CAN only did not see her through to the DEs, with both Sophia and Isabelle Clarke eliminated after the pools. Sophia Kalimtgis (Knightsbridge FC) – 207th of 241 Isabelle Clarke (Munster Blades… Read more »
Ireland’s representation didn’t finish with the Turin Grand Prix in this busy weekend for our international foilists. European U23 Series Junior fencer Anna Lee (Paris TA) fenced at the U23 event in Moedling, Austria. Defeating Marechal FRA and Tulen NED in the pool, she edged past the first-round cut to face Kraenkl AUT on home… Read more »
Ireland was ably represented at the Cadet Circuit event near Helsinki with Sarah Steacy on refereeing duty and two young épéeists flying the flag. Making her international debut, Sophia Kalimtgis defeated Palumbo ITA, Wetzker HUN, Sadler GBR and Leisti FIN to reach the tableau, only to be overturned 6-5 by Ritakallio FIN. Close matches against Sivakumar SIN… Read more »
Representing Ireland for the first time at cadet level, Robbie Cockburn defeated Chren CZE, Chiu SGP and Weber NED in the pools to earn a place in the tableau. He knocked out Bielcik SVK 15-6 before going to the top seed Kravtsov RUS. Robbie Cockburn (Grosvenor FC) – 107th of 227 Kravtsov went on to… Read more »
Ciara Cormican (Lisburn Gladiators) fenced at the Camden Cadet in London on 28th October. She came through the pool without victories and missed the cut. Ciara Cormican: 69th of 74
The EFC Cadet Circuit continued in Manchester on Saturday. Both Irish fencers progressed to their respective tableaux, in doing so earning qualification for this season’s Cadet Europeans and Cadet Worlds. Men’s Foil Matthew McKay (RBAI) defeated Fernandes POR and Rhys-Pollitt GBR in the pool to earn a place in the tableau. He overturned 23rd seed… Read more »
This weekend in Austria, Frantz Aime (CH Chatelaine) secured his best result yet at international level, achieving his second L64 of the season at a notoriously challenging event. Aime was V7D5 across two rounds of pools, defeating Abidovs LAT, Prosse BEL,Kavak TUR, Snell AUS, Piccioli FRA, Dobo HUN and Peker TUR. Seeding 77th for the… Read more »
Genevieve Clarke (California Fencing Academy) made an impressive Cadet Circuit debut at Poznan yesterday. Victories over Kuresova CZE, Kulkutina UKR, Sroka POL and Turkiewicz POL saw her through to her first international DE. She was overturned 15-10 by Emilia Corbu of Romania and placed 74th of 158 foilists.
Emma Andrews (Plymouth FC) had a challenging first Cadet Circuit event; with 5-4 defeats to Dekany HUN and Baydar TUR she finished the pool all down and placed 193rd of 206 fencers.