Reading Fencing clubs is always active with competitions against ourseleves and other clubs in the region.
A reminder that we will be holding an event - at our usual venue - on Sunday 22 May. Cost is only £20 for fencers, £10 for spectators, and includes all food and refreshments.
Format: there will be separate events for U13s (Size 2 blades) and Senior (Size 5 blades); entry will be limited to 36 and 24 respectively, with each group fencing in a poule unique before D.E. – so plenty of fencing!
To enter, email us.
U14 boys – James Radford 2nd, Oskar Strugar 10th, Gregor Macleod 15th.
· U14 girls – Hannah Hornby 5th.
· U16 boys – Noam Rosenbaum 2nd, Alex Gladden 8th.
· U16 girls – Charlotte Williams 1st.
· U18 boys – Ben Schneider 1st, Felix Stansfield 3rd, Peter Robinson 6th, Okan Onay 12th.
Well done Nick Dobie and Verity Hillier who came third at the Aldershot open. Also Rob MacLennan came 34th and James Russell 41st at the European Cadet Championships.
Well done to David Newcomb, Jeff Rosenbaum and Phil and Al Barbasiewicz who travelled away to Swindon for a friendly. In two poules unique, we won 14 out of 16 matches with some fun and competitive fencing.
Congratulations to RFC’s Dave Hillier and Zoe Sheehan, Southern Region epee champions! Verity Hillier and Phil Barbasiewicz won Silver and Sam Gibbs won Bronze. Oh and Sam won the sabre as well.