Athlete Profile

Katrina Smith

Age 27

Weapon Epee

Date 23.04.1991

Hand Right

Best Result

FIE Satellite London

Date April 2017

Place Bronze

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BIO

Katrina Smith Taylor started fencing at age 13 in Cornwall after wanting to try Modern Pentathlon.  Truro Fencing club took her on and helped her onto the competition circuit.  In 2012 she made the move to Liverpool and started working with Atanas Atanasov, who took her to the No.1 position.  In 2016 she joined the Merseyside Fire and Rescue, and now spends a lot of time training with the fire fighters in the gym.  Most of her spare time is spent outdoors, practising yoga, or sleeping.

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Education

Secondary: Helston Community College
Degree: BSc Sports Performance, Truro College

Athlete Quotes

We’re gonna need a bigger pizza

Things don’t just get handed to you

Our greatest glory is not in never falling, but in rising every time we fall: Confucius

Social Media

Twitter: Katrina_L_Smith

Instagram: katfencer

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