Friday, 27 January 2012

SE region qualifier for British Youth Championships - sabre

Eltham College are hosting the South East Qualifier for the British Youth Championships on Saturday 4th February 2012.
This is for U12,14,16,18 fencers (U10 will have their own competition at a later date).
Details and form are here.

Any EC fencers are welcome to come and support on the day, or to help with the running of the competition.

ROYAL STENNICK CHALLENGE

SUNDAY 12th FEBRUARY 2012
SIR ROGER MANWOODS SCHOOL
MANWOOD ROAD
SANDWICH CT139JX

The next Royal Stennick Cup will be held as usual at Sir Roger Manwoods school. There will refreshments available all day. The competition consists of three age groups U10, 14 and 18. You must be within your age group on the 1st January. All entries must be members of the BFA. We will be holding all three weapons in all age groups and the check in times are:
Foil 10.00am
Epee 11.30am
Sabre 12.00am

This competition is suitable for fencers of all standards.

Last time EC fencers picked up 10 medals and the Royal Stennick Cup!

Entry forms are available from EC Head Coach.

Wednesday, 25 January 2012

Surrey Youth Championships 2012 results



The first competition of the year, the Surrey Youth Championships, held at Epsom College on 22nd January resulted in nine medals for EC fencers.
The standard of this competition was much higher than in previous years with fencers from twenty schools and clubs taking part.
Well done to all EC fencers taking part.

U12 Epee
5th place Harrison Hazeldine

U14 Epee
=BRONZE Tim Pearson
=BRONZE Adam Whitelaw
6th place Luke Wells
10th place Oakley Hill-Smith

U18 Epee
GOLD Elliott Grover

U10 Foil
GOLD Lachlan Jarvie
BRONZE Rudi Bruijn-Yard

U12 Foil
SILVER Fergus James
5th place Lewis Tuck
6th place Ethan Wells
8th place George Garton
21st place Zaki Boudjemaa

U14 Foil
=BRONZE Edward Blackman
=BRONZE Owen Tuck

U16 Foil
5th place Adam Aspden

U10 Sabre
GOLD Dominic Norton-Raybould

U14 Sabre
5th place James Marsden

Wednesday, 4 January 2012

Happy New Year

EC Fencers only:

Sunday training restarts this week, 8th January.

The Sports Hall is unavailable for the next few months so will be training in the Junior School Hall.

The times are:
9.30am to 12.30pm Foil and Sabre
11am to 2.30pm Epee

This will enable everyone to train safely, have an individual lesson each session and older fencers to continue with S&C training in the gym.

Competitions coming up very soon:

Surrey Youth Championships at Epsom College – Foil / Epee / Sabre – Under 10,12,14,16, & 18
Suitable for ALL EC fencers.
Entry forms at www.scfu.homestead.com

Brixton Leon Paul Junior Series – Epee only – Under 9,11,13 & 15
Suitable for all epeeists under 15 years.
Entry forms at www.leonpauljuniorseries.com