24th May 2015
Britain Bag the Medals in Porec
A squad of 66 British Veteran fencers (84 weapon entries) recently took part in the European Veterans Individual Championships in Porec, Croatia, bringing home a haul of seven medals - three gold, two silver and two bronze, with several narrowly missing out on a medal place. Our congratulations go to them all.
Pete Baron - Men’s Sabre (70+)
Georgina Usher - Women’s Epee (40-49)
Paul Wedge - Men’s Foil (60-69)
Jane Hutchison - Women’s Sabre (50-59)
Bill Osbaldeston - Men’s Sabre (70+)
Sue Benney - Women’s Sabre (60-69)
Jane Clayton - Women’s Epee (60-69)
Speaking about the results, Chairman of British Fencing, David Teasdale said; “Many congratulations to all of the medal winning athletes. The Great Britain Veteran Fencing Team have a history of medal success at both European and World Level - long may it continue."