Well done to our Men’s Sabre team, who fenced at the Copenhagen satellite today.
Irish champion Stephen Concannon beat Candeias POR, Notzon SUI and Howes GBR in the pool to seed 16th. He met Contreras CHI in the first round and was overturned 15-9, finishing 17th of 37 fencers.
Fresh from Intervarsities, Aidan Clarke registered pool victories over Gestsson ISL and Weller ISV, also qualifying for the tableau. He faced Boutet CAN in the DE and was knocked out 15-8, placing 22nd.
Michalis Kirimlidis also had two pool victories, over Gelinas CAN and Samsig DEN. Progressing to the DEs, he was eliminated 15-7 by Marino ITA and finished in 27th place.