NIJFS Round 3 at Wallace High School in Lisburn on 25 Feb – BFC results.
U10 Mixed: 1st John Gildea, 2nd Natalia Szczepanska.
U12 Boys: 6th Jamie Doyle, 10th Patrick Szczepanski.
U14 Girls: 1st Keziah Beattie, 3rd Jennie Pitt.
U14 Boys: 2nd Jake Bodels, 5th Daragh Patterson, 7th Jack Walsh, 10th Michael Law, 13th Theo Millar, 17th Ben Sloan.
Well done BFC Juniors!
Congratulations Victoria, Rachel and Callum on selection to the 2012 N Ireland UKSG squad. For details on the 2012 UKSG see http://www.2012schoolgames.com/
Victoria Duxbury 3rd women’s foil, Callum Bodels 26th men’s foil. Gerry Boyle 76th men’s epee.
The 2012 Belfast Open will be hosted by BFC and Campbell College on March 31 & April 01. See the Competition Page for details.
BFC fencer Victoria Duxbury, fencing for N Ireland, finishes 15th in the Commonwealth Junior Fencing Championships in Jersey on 15Feb. Victoria won 3 from 6 of her poule fights and got a bye into the last 32. She then won a close fight against Ysien Lau of Singapore 15-14 to go into the L16. Lost her L16 fight to the No 4 seed Chiara McDermott of England.
Victoria at the Junior Commonwealths
Men’s Foil: Peter Brown and Callum Bodels finish 6th and 7th, Alastair Houldsworth 9th, David White 17th.
Women’s Foil: Victoria Duxbury 2nd, Rachel Philpott 7th.
Men’s Epee: Gerry Boyle 15th.