2015 Five Nations

Keziah was selected to represent NI in the 5 Nations WF team. The tournament took place last Sat 21 Nov 2015 at the University of Ulster at Jordanstown. The WF team beat Wales and Ireland to finish 3rd, helping the NI team to 3rd place overall.
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NI 5 Nations WF Team

Keziah takes a point against Wales

2015 Derry Open

Congrats to Alastair on winning MF at the Derry Open on Sunday! Hosted by Foyle College, the DO was held across the weekend 14th & 15th Nov; BFC fencers competing on both days in WF, MF and ME. On Saturday Emily won bronze in WF, with Ella finishing 6th, while Gerry was 16th in the ME. On Sunday Alastair won gold in MF in a closely fought final, while David was 6th and Conor 7th.
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WF & MF Derry Open medal winners
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MF Team BFC

Alastair wins the final point 2015 Derry Open MF (after a minor dispute).

2015/16 NI Junior Foil Series Round 1

The first round of this year’s NIJFS took place 8th Nov in Hunterhouse College. BFC juniors won medals in 2 categories: Erin and Phoebe bronze in the U14s, Ella silver in the U16s. Well done to Ciara and Patrick, both competing for the first time. Full BFC results below.
U10s - 5th Ciara Geraghty.
U12 Boys – 15th Patrick McIduff.
U14 Girls – 3rd Erin Maginn, 3rd Phoebe McPherson, 5th Anna Vaughan.
U16 Girls – 2nd Ella Reid.
U16 Boys – 7th Jamie Doyle.
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BFC medal winners at NIJFS R1

2015 NW Open

The North West Open was held last weekend 24/25 Oct at Foyle College. Three BFC fencers finished in the medals; Keziah Beattie won the women’s foil with Emily Maginn second. In the men’s foil Alastair Houldsworth was third, Conor McClenahan 6th and David White 7th.

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WF Medallists
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MF Medallists