15th – 23rd July 2019, Budapest, Hungary
Applicable Selection Policy: https://www.britishfencing.com/wp-content/uploads/2018/10/GBR-Senior-Selection-Policy-2018-2019-v2.0-Approved-09.10.2018.pdf
Further to the performances at the European Championships the following additions/updates are being made to the GB squad (original pre-Euros selection announcement here).
Kat Smith Taylor (Women’s Epee) made a L32 at the European Championships and therefore achieved the minimum qualification standard for the World Championships. and is confirmed as selected.
Kate Beardmore (Women’s Foil) and Ben Peggs (Men’s Foil Team) and JJ Webb (Men’s Sabre Team), previously selected as discretionary, now move to fully qualified status after they all achieved a L32 at the European Championships.
The selectors considered cases for discretionary selection for the team events. Considerations included the following factors:
As a result the Women’s Sabre team has been awarded a discretionary selection. Significant considerations included:
IMPORTANT INFORMATION FOR ALL ATHLETES COMPETING: Please click here to read instructions on how to accept selection and the terms and conditions of accepting your place.
Richard Kruse (Q)
James Davis (Q)
Marcus Mepstead (Q)
Ben Peggs (Q)
James Honeybone (Q)
JJ Webb (Q)
Kate Beardmore (Q)
Susan Sica (Q)
Katriona Smith-Taylor (Q)
Elliott Grover (Q)
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