NIJFS Round 1

Round 1 of the 2017/18 NI Junior Foil Series was held at Grosvenor Grammar School on Sat 4th Nov. There were 2 BFC fencers attending: Emma Yeaman in the U14s and Ben Davidson in the U12s. Emma took gold, while Ben finished a creditable 5th in his first ever competition. Full results at https://www.nifencing.com/competition/results-nijfs/.
 …………………………….Emma Yeaman wins gold in the U14s

2017 North West Open

Alastair took gold in foil at the NW Open, held 21st & 22nd Oct at UUC, after tough 15-14 wins in both semi and final. He then went on next day to take bronze in epee, this time after a narrow 14-15 defeat in the semi. In the women’s foil Kate Todd took silver and Izzy MacMahon bronze, with Cece MacMahon finishing fifth. Anna Vaughan had to withdraw at the last moment due to injury. Next day Kate also finished third in women’s epee, giving BFC a 5 medal total for the weekend. Full results at http://www.britishfencing.com/events/results/north_west_open_2017/

……………Alastair in the MF final………………………….WF medallists