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Chloe Dickson’s last 16 performance in last week end's Luxemburg Junior A grade has qualified her for the European and World Championships

Edinburgh Fencing Club - Chole DicksonAfter a close fight to the 32 stage she put out the 4th seed Pauline Ranvier of France 15-11 to finish 15th overall. Chloe has now extended her lead at the top of the GB women’s junior foil rankings.

Well done Chloe!

Highland Open podium successes for EFC

edinburgh fencing club | Highland openSome of our fencers made the journey to Elgin for this year's Highland Open and returned with a fistful of medals!

Women's Foil

  • 1st Chloe Dickson
  • 3rd= Ailsa Morrison

Women's Sabre

  • 1st Chloe Dickson

Women's Epee

Good weekend for EFC foilists

Seven of our foilists were in action south of the border on the 19th October;

  • British Selection Qualifier (Gateshead) u20 men's Foil - 1st Mark Legkovski
  • British Selection Qualifier (Gateshead) u20 women's Foil - 2nd Chloe Dickson, 5th Katie Smith, 31st Ailsa Morrison
  • Leeds Open - 1st Lisa McKenzie, 3rd= Catriona Sibert and Ruth Clarke

Congratulations to Bella Pickard

edinburgh fencing clubCongratulations to our new club member Bella Pickard for winning the under 15 sabre event  in Series 1 of Scottish Fencing’s qualifying competition to select a Scotland team to compete in The Challenge Wratislavia.  Poland next year.

Well done Bella and congratulations to Charlotte for silver.

Good weekend for the Women's Foilists...

Good weekend for the Women's Foilists...Saturday 7th September - Essex Open;

Just like the last major Open (the London Open in August) half of the last 8 were from EFC!

This time we also had a win with Catriona Sibert successfully defending the title she won last year. Also in the last 8 were Ruth, Chloe and Lisa. Katie was in the last 16 and Ailsa the last 32 (both eliminated by their EFC team mate).

Good Luck Chloe!

Edinburgh Fencing Club - Chole DicksonA few months ago Chloe Dickson was the runner-up in the Adam Smith College Sports Personality of the Year in the Kirkcaldy & Central Fife Sports Council Awards. At the same event she won the Fife Free Press Youth Award for sporting achievements.

In 11 days time it will be the Kingdom FM Local Hero Awards 2013, Chloe has been nominated for Sports Personality of the Year.

She's in the running with two other individuals.

Cadet Fencing Classes Resume - 21st Aug 2013

Cadet classes - Edinburgh fencing clubFoil and sabre cadets classes resume on Wednesday 21st Aug 2013

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Congratulazioni Comense Scherma!

Serena Pivotti and AriannaEdinburgh Fencing Club is delighted to congratulate our friends at Comense Scherma on Arianna Errigo becoming World Champion! EFC have a long association with this club and our members have had the pleasure of training with them since 2006. Quite a few of our successful Women's Foil squad have trained personaly with Comense Scherma's main coach Serena Pivotti and fenced with Arianna.

'Congratulazioni Comense Scherma!'

Sabre Sundays

To help prepare for the competition season, we are holding some of our famous Sabre Sunday training sessions on the last 3 Sundays in August.

London Open Wonen's Foil 2013 - Count the EFC tracksuits!

Women's foil last 8

 

The Last 8 are introduced to the audience.

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