Young Fencers Shine at National Championships

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

In the Under 17 events on Saturday women’s sabreurs Molly W finished in an impressive 5th place with Keely R in 18th. In the boys’ sabre events Bertie H claimed an excellent silver with Sam B taking an impressive bronze. Luke H finished in 14th and Max C finished in 35th. In the foil event Eoghan C finished 24th in the Under 17 event and 64th in the Under 20 competition.

On the Sunday our teams continued their run of form with more podium finishes. Maria Chart clinched the Under 20 national champion title ahead of Caiti M. Jenna B came in 14th, Lily W in 15th and Molly W in 19th. In the men’s sabre events, old boys Will D and Josh M took the gold and silver respectively. Jamie C finished in 6th place with Bertie H in 13th, Nick H in 14th, Alex B in 15th and Sam B in 29th.