Fencing

Young Fencers Shine at the IAPS Fencing Championships

May 18, 2018

On 12 May, 13 Truro Prep fencers travelled to Millfield Prep School in Somerset for the annual IAPS Fencing...

Top effort from our fencers at the British Youth Championships

May 16, 2018

Over the bank holiday weekend, our fencers travelled to the British Youth Championships....

Fencing Update: 28 March

March 28, 2018

Truro School Crowned Best Sabre-Fencing School in the Country

March 20, 2018

A 13 strong team travelled to Crystal Palace in London last week to compete in the largest fencing competition in the country, the Public Schools' Fencing...

Darcy Wins Under 14 National Sabre Championship

May 4, 2017

Huge congratulations go to Darcy who was crowned Under 14 National sabre champion this weekend at the British Youth...

Truro School Fencers secure their No. 1 title at the Public Schools’ Fencing Championships

March 22, 2017

Truro School fencers have once again held onto the schools’ number one status for Public School Sabre Fencing after a successful days competing at the Public Schools’ Fencing Championships last...

European Championships, Plovdiv – March 2017

March 7, 2017

Fencers Bertie, Maria and Caitlin all distinguished themselves for the GB Team at the Junior European Under 17 and Under 20 Fencing Championships in Plovdiv last week....

Truro School Fencers qualify for the European and World Fencing Championships

February 15, 2017

Three of Truro School’s fencers have received confirmation this week that they have been selected to represent Team Great Britain at both the European and World Fencing...

Fencing report: National Circuit Sabre Event

November 14, 2016

Last weekend our Under 20 fencers travelled to Manchester for a national circuit sabre event, all were looking for a good result to help them secure their place on the next international in the sabre heartland of...

Fencing Report – 17 October 2016

October 17, 2016

Congratulations to Max Cromie who won the Manchester LPJS Under 13 sabre last weekend, alongside Sam Cox who claimed gold in the Under 11 and George Livsey who finished...

Truro School Fencers compete for GB in the Under 20’s Team in Bulgaria

October 4, 2016

Last weekend, 6 Truro School fencers (Jenna Bray, Caiti Maxwell, Maria Chart, Lily Wood, Jamie Craze, and Nick Howes) competed for the GB under 20 team in Plovdiv, Bulgaria. In the team event in the las 16 the girls ruled over Italy (who have the world number 1, 2 and 5) by 45 points to 32! They then went on to beat Mexico (a team which included one...

Fencing Report – Weekend 24 September

September 26, 2016

This weekend our fencers continued their tour with the Under 17 sabre event in Stratford and the Hamlet senior...

Truro Fencers Succeed at London Competition

September 19, 2016

At the first British ranking event of the season Truro School fencers dominated the competition in London setting their stall out for the rest of the season....

Truro Fencers bring home the gold from the UK Schools Games

September 5, 2016

Truro School fencers win more gold medals than Scotland, Wales and Northern Ireland put together at the UK Schools...

Young Fencers Shine at National Championships

July 5, 2016

As the academic year rounds up, our fencers have continued their season's competition with the Under 17 and Under 20 national championships in...

England Youth Championships Results

June 24, 2016

Great results from all our fencers at the England Youth Championships last...

British Youth Fencing Championship Finals in Sheffield

May 4, 2016

This bank holiday weekend our fencers competed in the British Youth Championship Finals in Sheffield. After qualifying through preliminary heats earlier in the season, our team were ready to take on the best that each county had to...

Sixth Form Student Caitlin Makes British Fencing History

April 20, 2016

Following her victory at this weekend’s British Senior Womens’ Fencing Championship in London, Lower Sixth Form student Caitlin Maxwell has become the first woman to hold all GB Sabre Fencing titles (Under 17, Under 20 and Senior) at the same...

Fencing Report – March 2016

March 29, 2016

This half of term has seen our fencers get to the business end of the season with European and World Championships selections and the Public Schools Fencing Championships. Congratulations go to the 5 Truro School fencers selected for the GB Under 17 and Under 20 sabre teams at the European Championships in Serbia: Jenna Bray,...

Double gold at Under 17 and Under 20 National Championships

February 8, 2016

In the Under 17 and Under 20 National Fencing Championships this weekend our younger fencers did themselves proud with very solid results. Eoghan Cromie came 25th in the Under 17 and 55th in the Under 20 foil events. Sophie Whinney clinched 40th place with a fantastic 25th place finish for Daisy Boyes-Hunter in the Under...