Key Successes

Newham Swords Best Achievements to date

  • London Youth Games Champions (a total of 8 times, 7 of which were in succession)
  • Eastern Region Champions (at U12, U14, U16, U18 and Senior level)
  • U13 and  U15 English Youth Champions
  • U14, U16 and U18 British Youth Champions
  • Winners of the National Premier Series, Newham National Junior Series and Leon Paul Series
  • UK School Games Gold Medallists
  • British Schools Team Champions
  • GB U17, U20 and U23 Champions
  • National Senior Women’s Foil Champion (by a fencer aged just 16!)
  • Winner of the Paris U15 CEP Marathon (an international event), an achievement not accomplished by any other fencing club
  • Cadet and Junior Individual and Team Commonwealth  Games Gold Medallists
  • Senior Commonwealth Games Gold Medallists (in Individual and Team)
  • 2010 Cadet European Silver Team Medallists (where two of the Club’s fencers were part of the GB 4-man team)
  • 2013 Junior European Team Bronze Medallists (where two of the Club’s fencers were part of the GB 4-man team)
  • 2013 Junior World Championships Team Bronze Medallists (where two of the Club’s fencers were part of the GB 4-man team)
  • 2019 U11 and U13 Individual Bronze Medallists at the Paris CEP Marathon (the top GB results)
  • Coached a total of twenty fencers to England level (at U13, U15 and U17 age groups
  • Produced a total of twenty-five GB Internationals (at cadet, junior and senior level)
  • Produced fencers who have represented GB at U17, U20, U23 and Senior European and World Championships, as well as at the World Student Games
  • Ended the 2018/19 Season with the GB Number 1 and 2 Ranked fencers (at U17 level), and the GB Number 1 Ranked fencer at Junior Women’s Foil
  • Finished the 2019/2020 Season as the Number One Ranked Club in the Leon Paul Junior Series Foil Ranking

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