European Championships, Novi Sad – Results

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Ireland had six fencers in Novi Sad this week for the European Fencing Championships. Team Ireland participated in four of the individual events and in the Men’s Team Foil. Men's Épée (104) Yannick Borel FRA claimed his third back-to-back European title in a 15-14 thriller against Nikolai Novosjolov EST. View full ME results >>  Men's Épée… Read more »

FIE Satellite (Épée): Split – Results

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Our épéeists made a L32 and a L64 at the last springtime satellite in Split (which moves to the autumn for 2018/19.)  Jamie Simpson defeated Avaert BEL and Bay Colombano ARG. After overturning Chanut FRA 15-14, Simpson was knocked out by out to Federico Marengo ITA. Former Irish Open champion Federico Bollati took the title…. Read more »

Good luck to Team Ireland at the Five Nations 2017!

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Ireland is fielding a full squad at the Five Nations in Cardiff this weekend. Best of luck to each of our weapon teams! Men’s Epee Paddy Brennan, Tom O’Brien, Antoine O’Kelly, Dawid Kulka (Reserve: Geoffrey Corcoran) Women’s Epee Lucy Johnson, Anna-Lise Mion, Kate Coleman, Sorcha Mellon-Whelan (Reserve: Isabelle Clarke) Men’s Foil Conor Nagle, Philip Lee,… Read more »

FIE Satellite: Stockholm Épée

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Jamie Simpson (Imperial College) was V3D9 in Saturday morning's pools in Stockholm, defeating Gustavsson SWE, Jarl SWE and Nyberg SWE.  Jamie qualified for the tableau but was knocked out 15-9 by Taiwanese fencer Yu-Ting Wu.   DUFC alumnus Maxton Milner placed 18th representing Great Britain. Our women's team had a mixed morning. Lucy Johnson (DUFC)… Read more »