Save the Date – Newham Swords Events in 2019-20

British Fencing Club of the Year 2018/19

Training Camps

Future Camps for your diary

Cadet Training Day: Sunday 15th March 2020 (after Newham Junior Series Event 3) (Date change to avoid clash with BYC)
Cadet Training Day: Sunday 21st June 2020 (after Newham Junior Series Event 4)
Summer Training Camp: July 27th – 30th 2020

Fencing Competitions 2019/2020

Newham 2020 Junior Foil Challenge Series

“the Newham series has been great this year… and great sparring experience for U14s.” (A Fencer’s Mum)

Event 1 – Sunday 19th Jan

Event 2 – Saturday 1st February

Event 3 – Saturday 14th March (NB. Date changed to avoid clash with BYC) 

Event 4 – Saturday 20th June

All Newham Series Competitions are

Open for Entry

Club Closure dates:

  • 10/1/20 – Table Tennis England Event
  • 3/6/20 – UCAS Fair
  • 3/7/20 – London Community Games
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Newham Swords leads the LPJS Chart

Well done to our all our Newham Swords fencers who won medals at the 2019 LPJS Events. Your success has put the Club at the top of the Leon Paul Junior Series Medals Table! 

Congratulations also to Dominik Juras who finished his LPJS season as the top U9 Fencer, and to Mikhel Archer who finished his LPJS season as the top U13 fencer! Well done everyone! Pierre and I and the Newham Swords Family are so proud of you all!!

Newham-at-top-of-LPJS-Rankings
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Newham Swords Younger Fencers Achieve Results on the World Stage

A great weekend for Newham Swords Fencing Club! On Day 1 of the CEP (Fencing Clubs of Paris) Mini Marathon in Paris (in very hot and humid conditions!!), Maxim Vassiljev and Mohammed Belbouab took bronze and 5th place respectively in the U10 Boys Event whilst Anita Abremonkova and Dominik Juras got to the 3rd Round and last 64 respectively in their U10 Events.

In the U12 Boys Event, Khalam Contractor got the best result of his fencing career to date by taking bronze (losing to the eventual winner) whilst team-mates, Valentins Abremonkovs and David Bishay, both made it to the last 32.

On Day 2, Isabella Manglangit (finishing in 12th place) and Harry Kontakos both made it to the last 32 in their U11 Events whilst Daniel Juras and George Hills came 11th and 12th respectively out of 93 fencers in their U13 event, while Mikhel Archer also made the last 64 in the U13 Boys event.

Thank you to former GB U20 International, Ciaran Archer, who gave up his weekend to help Pierre and I coach in Paris. (click pics for larger images)

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Newham Takes Medals at Youth 5 Nations

In Dublin, while the Paris CEP was underway, (see separate story), Teagan Williams-Stewart and Georgia Silk took gold and bronze respectively in the Individual Event and also Team Gold at the Youth 5 Nations!

“What a great result for Teagan and Georgia who have also ended their season as the GB Cadets Number 1 and 2! “

Pierre and I are so proud of everyone and of what you achieved for Newham Swords over the weekend. Well done to you all!

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