Southern Fencing Region (formerly known as “Southern Section”) represents the fencing communities of Hampshire, Berkshire, Buckinghamshire, Oxfordshire and Wiltshire within England Fencing and British Fencing, and ultimately, within the world fencing organisation, Federation Internationale d’Escrime
Southern Fencing holds regional competitions and organises training for fencers, referees and armourers, along with child protection and other relevant issues.
It is a non-profit making organisation, governed by its members, through a committee elected/confirmed annually by an AGM.
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Congratulations to the Southern Region who came 8th at the Senior Winton cup, a good result as we only had a partial team.
Congratulations to all those who represented Southern at the BYC.
We trust you all enjoyed you weekend in Sheffield. It was good to see so many competing
Overall we did very well, coming 5th out of the 18 regions that are eligible to compete here (Lon were 1st, SW 2nd , WM 3rd & SE 4th)
Our silverware was in the u18 foil, very well done to Charlotte Fairman
We did put up very good fights with some thrilling finals that we just missed out in – well done to those who were runners up:
U12 epee – Sarah Boucher-Rowe
U14 epee – Messina Herrling
U14 foil – Emily Beardmore
U16 epee – James Russell
There were some brilliant semi finals, with our medallists narrowly missing their place in their final:
U12 foil – Celena Appleby-Prince
U16 foil – Heloise Hardie
U18 foil – Serena Patel
U12 foil – Attikan Yavuz
U12 epee – Frederick Edgecliffe-Johnson
U16 foil – Oscar Lhoste
U18 epee – Ben Schneider
We also had last 8 places for the following girls and boys:
And, last 16 places for the following boys and girls:
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