28/04/2022- GBR Fencer

Willis appointed to DT for 2022 Senior European Championships

BF’s Competition Manager, Jon Willis, has been appointed by the EFC to the DT for the 2022 Senior European Championships.

The European Fencing Confederation (the EFC) has appointed Jon Willis onto the Directoire Technique for the 2022 Senior European Championships being held in Antalya , Turkey from 17th to 22nd June. Having already worked on the DT at both the U23 and Cadet & Junior European Championships, this will be Jon’s first Senior European Championships DT appointment.

The Directoire Technique (the DT) is the group of individuals appointed to manage and run a competitions. The EFC appoints individuals to the DT for each of its European Championship competitions.

Jon Willis, said, “I am honoured to be invited by the EFC and I am looking forward to working on DT with my European colleagues to deliver the first Senior European Championships since 2019”.

Georgina Usher, CEO BF said, “This appointment reflects Jon’s growing international reputation for running fencing competitions to the highest  professional standards. I know that Jon will bring as much passion and energy to this event as he does when running all the British Championships and we wish him and all the officials running the Senior European Championships a successful tournament”


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