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Glasgow Open 2017 - Results

As usual, it was a lovely sunny weekend for the Glasgow Open - ideal weather for staying indoors in a noisy fencing hall.

Several of our club members and irregular visitors competed in the event with the following results. Especially notable were Alex Wren taking Gold in Women's Epee and Constance Philippe taking Bronze in the Women's Foil (and winning Ladies Celtic Master-at-Arms).

BVF Championships 2017 - Results

Several of our club members and irregular attendees travelled to Manchester to compete in the British Veteran Fencing Championships 2017.  This was held at the splendid Manchester Fencing Centre hosted by the Marshal Fencing Club.

Veterans are classified as Cat 1 (40+), Cat 2 (50+), Cat 3 (60+) and Cat 4 (70+) - (our appologies to anyone who is shy about their age)

Men's Sabre - Cat 2

  • Keith Davidson - Bronze
  • Andy Pearson - 6th


Men's Sabre - Cat 3

  • Stephen Rennie - Bronze


Stirling Sword 2017 - Results

As usual, the Stirling Sword competition was held at Stirling University - as usual, it was a well-attended affair with many fencers from far and wide.  It was great to see teams and individuals from numerous clubs, including fencers from ECE based in Paris.

On Saturday, GWEFC had teams in the Foil and Sabre events - both had similar results

Team Foil

  • 6th - "Charm Offensive" GWEFC: Maria Cabrelli, Constance Philippe, Helen Pitt, Ramsey Sartawi


Highland Open 2016 - Results

Several club members and irregular visitors had much fun at the Highland Open 2016 - including Gold medals for Chris Anwyl in Men's Epee and for Constance Philippe in Women's Foil.

Saturday Results

Men's Epee

  • Gold - Chris Anwyl
  • 10th - Kris Moodley


Women's Epee

  • Silver - Eleanor Akers 
  • Bronze - Alex Wren


Men's Sabre

  • Bronze - Keith Davidson


Scottish Open 2016 (again) - Results

The second Scottish Open of 2016 was held in October at the Oriam centre at Heriot-Watt University.

Here are the results for our club members and irregular visitors:

Men's Epee

  • 10th - Chris Anwyl
  • 30th - Kris Moodley
  • 38th - Daniel Bee


Men's Sabre

  • Silver - Glenn Sancroft
  • 10th - James Anderson
  • 18th - Colin Macinnes


Women's Sabre

  • Gold - Jennifer Sancroft


Veterans' Winton Cup 2016 - Results

The Veterans' Winton Cup is an annual team event, with teams representing various regions around Britain.  Scotland has never managed to provide a team but was invited to join the North Britain team a few years ago.  

Celtic Challenge 2016 - Results

The 2016 Celtic Challenge was held in Dublin over the weekend of 23rd/24th July at DCU hosted by Ireland Fencing. Veteran fencers from various Celtic nations took part in competitions over both days with their individual results being accumulated to decide the overall result for the Dragon Trophy.

Results for the travelling group from our club:

Men's Epee - Scottish Team result 3rd

  • 6th – Mark McKenzie
  • 12th – Andrew Munley


Aberdeen Open 2016 - Results

Far in the frozen North (even in the Summer), a few brave souls from our club competed in the Aberdeen Open. 

Men's Foil

  • 9th - Thomas Crowe


Women's Epee

  • Bronze - Alex Wren


Men's Epee

  • 7th - Kris Moodley



Cumberland Open 2016 - Results

As is usual, a small select bunch of us traveled down to Carlisle for the Cumberland Open.  As usual, the pie was good, the locals friendly and some medals were liberated.

Results for our regulars:


Women's Epee

  • Gold - Alex Wren (Strathclyde Uni)


Men's Epee

  • 10th - Kris Moodley (Kyle FC)
  • 14th - Colin Macinnes


Men's Foil

Glasgow Master at Arms 2016 - Results

Even though this year's event was smaller that last year's, there was a great amount of fun at the Glasgow Master at Arms.  People even put up with some very strange electrics - we have now decided that the Linlithgow electricity supply was too slow ;)  Next year we will aim to be back in the metropolis that is Glasgow where power is plentiful.

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