2014 NW Open

A good day for BFC at the NW, held at Foyle College on 25 Oct 2014. Keziah won the WF with Emily 3rd, while Peter won the MF with Theo 3rd. Full BFC results below.

WF: 1st Keziah Beattie, 3rd Emily Maginn, Rachel Philpott withdrew due to injury.

MF: 1st Peter Brown, 3rd Theo Millar, 5th Conor McClenahan, 6th Alastair Houldsworth, 8th Daragh Patterson, 9th David White.

IMG_3200BFC at the NW Open ex Conor, Alastair and Daragh.

2014 Gateshead BSC U20s

Keziah and Theo made the trip to Gateshead on 18th Oct 2014, continuing their pursuit of British Cadet ranking points. Although a junior (U20) event, cadets (U17) could also compete among the U20s for cadet points. Keziah finished 24th (10th cadet) in WF, while Theo finished 26th in MF (11th cadet).

2014/15 NI Junior Foil Series Round 1

NIJFS Round 1 was held at Grosvenor Grammar School on 18th Oct 2014. BFC was represented in 4 of the 7 age groups, with 5 of our fencers winning medals, one of them gold. BFC results below.

U12 Girls: 1st Anna Vaughan.

U12 Boys: 8th Hugo Pettet.

U14 Boys: 2nd Finn McMullan, 3rd Matthew McKay, 6th Finn Tyler, 8th Rowan Luney, 14th Theo Fitch, 15th Charles Pettet.

U16 Girls: 2nd Emily Maginn, 3rd Rachel Smyth, 6th Iona O’Neill, 7th Ella Reid, 8th Bethany Craig.

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Some of BFC’s medal winners at NIJFS R1

Bristol Open

The Bristol Open was held last weekend 20 & 21 Sep. In the senior WF on the Sunday Victoria finished 7th, Keziah 15th and Emily 38th in her first major Brit Open. The Bristol BSC Cadet WF was held on the Saturday, the day before, which Keziah and Emily also attended, finishing 24th and 30th respectively.