Veterans European Team Championships

May 18th, 2018

Last week was a big weekend for some of our veteran members who represented GBR at the European Team Championships in Alkmaar, the Netherlands. Congratulations to all of the GBR teams who performed brilliantly!

2nd GBR Men’s Grand Veteran Foil Team -featuring our Mike Medhurst (far left in the photo).

Congratulations Mike!

7th GBR Men’s Veteran Foil Team – featuring Kola Abidogun

7th GBR Women’s Veteran Foil Team -featuring Kate O’Connell

IAPS Championships 2018

May 18th, 2018

Congratulations to Ines Goyarola for winning GOLD in the U9 girls event at the IAPS Championships! Bravo Ines!!

Newham Junior Series Event 2

May 18th, 2018

Many of our young fencers competed in the Newham Junior Series event held at SportsDock, University of East London. The coaches were pleased to see some fantastic fencing and some personal best results. Well done everyone! Keep up the good work!

U14 Boys – Louis Ostacchini, 9th

U14 Girls – Alfreda Hall, 16th

U12 Girls – Cecily Romer, 8th

U12 Boys – Sebastiano Rebanato-Scott, L32; Oliver Downing, L32; Sasha, L32

U10 Boys – Jasper Booth, L16; Gus Booth, L16; Ethan Li, L8

 

St Petersburg World Cup

May 18th, 2018

Glen Ostacchini and Harry Bird were selected to represent GBR at the FIE World Cup in St Petersburg, Russia. Both of them won 3 out of 6 in their poule round but fell in the direct elimination round of 128.

 

British Youth Championships

May 18th, 2018

Britain’s biggest fencing event was held over the May bank holiday weekend with over 1000 fencers competing across the various age groups in each weapon. We had some fantastic performances from our young members!

U18 Boys – Sam Wilson, 1st; Luca Plastow, 6th

U16 Boys – Dawood Khan, 3rd; Mark Evgenev, 32

U12 Girls – Charlotte Wilson, 15th

U16 Girls –  Olivia O’Connell, 15th; Charlotte Macey, 17th

 

London Region Intermediate Championship (GB Cup Qualifier)

May 18th, 2018

We had 3 fencers compete in the London Intermediate Championship which qualifies fencers for the GB Cup (the adult version of the BYCs).

1st Henry Youngblood (Automatic qualification for GB Cup)

3rd Matthias Ossyra (GB Cup Qualification TBC)

6th Dale Harrington-Johnson

Well done!

Irish National Championships 2018

May 18th, 2018

Congratulations to Chris Lennon on his 3rd place finish at the Irish National Championships held in April.

Salle Boston Club Survey and Mentorship Scheme

April 18th, 2018

The summarised results of the survey conducted before Easter are attached below, please read them to get an idea of the new ideas we will be implementing in the club going forward.
Related to this please find the signup sheet for the Salle Boston Mentorship Scheme below. This scheme will look to introduce season planning, feedback from coaches and tailored training to member’s on a one-to-one basis.
Signup closes on: Tuesday 1st May
 
https://goo.gl/forms/m3k3joPIP1JylITt1

Senior British Championships 2018

April 16th, 2018

Congratulations to all the fencers competing at the British Championships this weekend past.

Men’s Foil:

Matthew Billing – 3rd!!!

Harry Bird – L16

Connor Head – L16

Sebastian Monnet – L32

Rob Williams – L32

Luca Plastow – L32

Sam Wilson – L32

Kola Abidogun – L64

Aidan Watkins – L64

Ben Andrews – L64

Will Yun-Framborough – L64

Michael Medhurst – L64

Dawood Khan – L64

 

Women’s Foil:

Ayesha Fihosy – 2nd!!!

Phillipa Mullins – L16

Maddy Pearce – L16

Oxana Mikhaleva – L32

Olivia O’Connell – L32

Jessica Zhang – L32

Kate O’Connell – L32

 

Easter Training

April 4th, 2018

We are open on Wednesdays, 4th and 11th.

Back to three nights a week from Monday, 16 April.