28/04/2022- Selection


GB Men’s Epee squad was selected for FIE World Cup in Tbilisi, Georgia 2022.

Competition Date: 27th-29th May 2022

Deadline to accept the invitation: 13:00 on Thursday, the 4th May.

Competition details (Reglements)

Ben ANDREWS (Q) -declined
Alec BROOKE (Q) -declined
Joseph CHOONG (Q)
Matthew COOPER (Q) -declined
William EAST (D)
Elliott GROVER (Q)
James JEAL (D) -declined
Calum JOHNSTON (Q) –
Calum MAYNARD (Q) – declined
Isaac MCKERR (D) – declined
Billy SHEPHERD (Q) – declined
1) Jonathan WOOLLARD – invited
2) Gregory ALLEN – invited
4) Antoine BELOT – invited
  • Q = Top 8 eligible fencers
  • D =  ADP discretionary selections
Matthew COOPER
Elliott GROVER

FIE Licence – you need a licence to compete
From 1st August 2021, you must apply for the FIE licence through the British Fencing Membership Portal.

Please go to bf.sport80.com – log in using your membership login details; click on the Licences tab and follow the directions for an FIE licence.

Please make sure you have read the international travel notice and England, Scotland and Northern Ireland entry and exit requirements and rules for the UK there are no exemptions for competing as a GBR athlete. Please also make sure you are aware of the entry requirements and travel advice for Georgia.

Important Information
All selections are subject to possession of a British passport/certificate of British Citizenship.

A selection email from Sport80 will follow this post within 24 hours. Please note all places must be accepted within 48 hours of notification from the BF membership platform (Sport80) unless notified otherwise.

All BF Codes of Conduct apply to athletes, parents, coaches and officials and attention are drawn in particular to the Code of Conduct for Youth Events.

Selection Queries?
If you have any queries regarding how the selection is made please ensure you have carefully read the selection policy that can be found here. This policy will also help you understand who you need to contact in the event you think there has been an error in rankings or applying the policy.

If you have any queries regarding why you have not been selected for a discretionary place you should speak to the ADP Lead Coach in your weapon. Please ensure that you have your Athlete Development Profile available and shared with the ADP Lead Coach in advance for that discussion. To book a discussion with an ADP Coach please email your Athlete Development Profile along with details regarding the specific selection you wish to discuss to [email protected].

The rankings that were used as part of the selection decision can be found here: Men’s Rankings.


The BF Appeal Policy and Procedure published here sets out the framework process that will be followed. Athletes have two (2) working days to submit their notices of appeal.

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