Newham Swords Head Coach, (and triple Olympian), Pierre Harper, helped the GB Senior Men’s Foil Team achieve their best team result in over a year when they took 9th place (out of 32 teams) at the Paris World Cup.
Newham Swords took a total of six medals over four age categories at the Eastern Region BYC Qualifier, held yesterday.
Khalam Contractor and David Bishay took gold and bronze in the U12 Boys, Sophie Tsang and Lauren Ryder-Garcia took silver and bronze in the U14 Girls, Abubaker Bah took bronze in the U16 Boys and Teagan Williams-Stewart took gold in the U16 Girls.
These fencers, along with Alice Campbell (who has received a bye for the U18 Girls Category), have now qualified for the British Youth Championship Finals whic
h will take place in Sheffield in May. Well done all!!
Well Done to Newham Swords fencer (and UK School Games Double Gold Medallist), Alice Campbell, who has just been selected to represent GB at next month’s Junior European Championships!
Well Done Alice! Pierre and I are very proud of you!!
Sophie Tsang and Ellie Knox have been selected to represent England at U13 and U15 level in Poland in March.
Well done girls!! Pierre and I are so proud of you all!