Newham Swords Younger Fencers Excel Yet Again

Five of Newham Swords talented Youth Squad took a total of five medals between them at the Newham Leon Paul Junior Series Event at the end of June.

In the U15 Girls, GB U17 and U23 National Champion, Emilija Lukaite, took gold whilst England International, Georgia Silk, took a bronze. In the U15 Boys, Benjamin Urdzal remained undefeated throughout the day before taking gold. In the U13 Girls, Sophie Tsang, took bronze. In the U9 and U11 Boys, Khalam Contractor set a personal best by taking gold and silver respectively.

Pierre and Linda with the medalists of LPJS Newham, (from left) Georgia, Khalam and Sofie.
Pierre and Linda with the medalists of LPJS Newham, (from left) Georgia, Khalam and Sophie.

“These results mean that our Newham Swords Youth Squad have now collected a total of 25 medals in June alone – an incredible achievement by an exceptionally talented young group of fencers”, said Club Manager, Linda Strachan.

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