Category Archive: Achievements

Feb 04

Maureen Kerr

Congratulations

NI Fencing would like to congratulate Brian Murray (Junior Sabre) , Philip Slater (Junior Epee) Paul Verdon (Cadet Foil and Epee) and Jonathan Burnside (Junior Epee) for selection for both the European Cadets in Serbia 27th February and the World Championships in France in April.   Also Congratulations to Philip Slater for reaching the Last …

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Jul 17

Maureen Kerr

Success at Junior Commonwealh

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A huge congratulations to the Woman’s Foil team; Keziah Beattie, Lucy Taylor, Olivia Keys and Victoria Duxbury, who won Bronze in the Junior Commonwealth Team Event!! Well Done girls you did great!!

Apr 25

Maureen Kerr

Junior Commonwealth Selections

The Selections for Junior Commonwealth have been made.  The full list is post on the Selection Decisions Page.  Everyone on the list will have received an e-mail to the email account connected to their BFA membership.  Congratulations everyone!

May 07

Peter Hazlett

BYC Success – New Under 18 British Champion – Stephen Brown

Stephen Brown of Friends of Grosvenor Fencing Club is the new Under 18 British Foil Champion! Forty-seven fencers took part in this event which saw Stephen beat Isaac Mulcahy 15-7 in the first semi-final and John Feaster overcome Alan Lozovik 15-11 in the second. Mihai Rascu oversaw the gold medal match.  After the opeing period John …

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Sep 15

Maureen Kerr

NI Fencing Domestic Awards 2012/13

We are pleased to announce the final year end awards for 2012/13   Senior Awards  Mens Foil                            Clarke Little Womens Foil                     Rachel Philpott Mens Epee                         Philip Slater Womens Epee         …

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Feb 20

Congratulations to Fiona Haldane “Local Hero”

Fiona Haldane 3rd World Veteran Championship

Congratulations to Fiona Haldane on being awarded the Local Hero Award at the Belfast Telegraph Sports Personality Awards.  This rounds off a fantastic year for the Northern Ireland Veteran Fencer as she also won a Bronze Medal at the World Veteran Fencing Championships in Austria. “Fiona Haldane is the type of inspirational person that Northern …

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Sep 18

Peter Hazlett

Congratulations Jonathan – Awarded Master Armourer

Congratulations to Jonathan Courtney on his appointment as a Master Armourer by the British Fencing Guild of Armourers.  Jonathan was part of the weapon control team for the London Olympic and Paralympic Games and the promotion to Master Armourer was a just reward for all his hard work over the past six years.  This is …

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Jul 28

Peter Hazlett

Under 16 NI Champions

NI Fencing set out to enhance the experience and engagement of Under 16 fencers in the Northern Ireland competition circuit by adopting a medal and prize system for Under 16 fencers in all weapon categories during the 2011/2012 season.  The Board is pleased to announce the following Under 16 NI Champions.

Jul 28

Peter Hazlett

Senior NI Champions

NI Fencing set out to enhance the experience and engagement of seniors fencers in the Northern Ireland competition circuit by adopting a medal and prize system for Senior fencers in all weapon categories during the 2011/2012 season.  The Board is pleased to announce the following Senior NI Champions.