Latest News

EUROPEAN VETERANS CHAMPS REPORT

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.

Gold

Pete Baron - Men’s Sabre  (70+)

Georgina Usher - Women’s Epee (40-49)

Paul Wedge - Men’s Foil (60-69)

Silver

Jane Hutchison - Women’s Sabre (50-59)

Bill Osbaldeston - Men’s Sabre (70+) 

Bronze

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."

Archived Items