July 2016

Recent news items about the club organised by month.

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



Two Scottish Opens in one year

Scottish Fencing have recently announced that the next Scottish Open will be held on the weekend of 15th/16th Oct.  Previously the Scottish Open was usually held on the first weekend in January.

An event website has now been created scottish-open.com