31st August 2016
First Cadets Nominated for International Duty
We are pleased to announce that we have now updated the Cadet International section of this website, as we look forward to the start of the new season.
The first ‘nominated’* Cadet international event is the Men’s and Women’s Foil European Fencing Confederation (EFC) Circuit event in Budapest which takes place 1-2 October. Fifteen British fencers have been selected to take part in both the men’s and women’s individual event. See below for further detail.
The first ‘nominated’ Junior Sabre event is the Godollo EFC Circuit event, 8-9 October, for which fifteen men and women have been selected.
Epee fencers will take part in their first ‘nominated’ international event in Klagenfurt, Germany on 29-30 October. The athletes selected for this event will be announced on 26 September.
The following fencers have been selected so far (in alphabetical order by family name):-
Men’s Foil – Budapest
Women’s Foil – Budapest
Men’s Sabre – Godollo
Alex Le Maitre
Gabriel Van Hoffelen
Women’s Sabre – Godollo
Ellen Robbins Wilkinson
For further information on the season ahead visit the Cadet International Calendar and Results page on this website which has been updated ahead of the new season.
Congratulations to all of the fencers selected to compete at the first ‘nominated’ international events and good luck to them and those vying for international places in the future.
Further useful information can be found on our GBR Cadet landing page.
Should you have any further queries please contact your Squad Manager
- EPEE fencers should contact Maggie Maynard
- FOIL fencers should contact Nickie Bailey
- SABRE fencers should contact Margie Mascolino
* - ‘Nominated’ refers to the international events which have been selected by the International Cadet Management Group to count towards ranking for British fencers. A list of all nominated events by weapon is available from this page.