Veterans Fencing

Veterans Home International 2016 - Results

The Scottish Veterans were fencing last weekend (9th/10th April) in Durham at the Four nations event. This was fought over two days and there were some really tough and close matches.

On the Saturday the men and women Foilists both fenced brilliantly to win all their matches and get the gold medals. The ladies and men's Sabre teams both won and lost matches to get third place and bronze medals.

Veterans Home International 2016 - Team Selection

This year's 4 Nations team match will be in Durham on the weekend of April 9th/10th.

The following fencers have been selected to represent Scotland

 

Men's Sabre

  • Barry Coutler
  • Keith Davidson (Capt)
  • Ruadh Drummond
  • Colin Macinnes

 

Women's Foil

  • Sheila Anderson (Capt)
  • Maria Cabrelli
  • Helen Pitt
  • Maire Steele

 

Men's Foil

Scots selected for GB Veterans Team for the European Champs

Congratulations to the following Scots selected for the GB Veterans team going to the European Championships on the 5 May 2016.

 

MF

Mike McKay 

Nick Mort 

 

WF

Sheila Anderson 

 

ME

Ali Urquhart 

 

WE

Georgina Usher 

 

MS

Barry Coulter 

 

WS

Michelle  Narey 

 

 

Full team details here 

http://www.veterans-fencing.co.uk/forms/gbr%20squad%20for%20et16.pdf

 

Veterans Home International 2016

This year's 4 Nations team match will be in Durham on the weekend of April 9th/10th.

Selection of the teams will be in line with the published criteria, so will be decided a month before the event.

The schedule of competitons is:

Saturday

  • Women's Foil and Men's Sabre : check-in 9:30 am for 10 am start
  • Men's Foil and Women's Sabre : check-in 1:30 pm for 2 pm start

Sunday

Veterans Home International 2015 - Results

After an exciting weekend of fencing the final ordering came down to the last match, Women's Team Foil between Scotland and England.  In the end it was a convicing win 45-29 by the Scottish team of Sheila Anderson, Maria Cabrelli and Helen Pitt - ensuring Scotland's 2nd place in the overall competition.

Veterans Home International 2015 - Team Selection

Congratulations to the following fencers on being selected to represent Scotland at the forthcoming Veterans Home Nations event to be held at the Welsh Institute of Sport in Cardiff on the 18/19 April.

 

Men's Epee

  • John Chalmers
  • Ruadh Drummond
  • Hugh Kernohan (Captain)
  • Mike McEwan
 

Women's Epee

  • Karen Grant (Captain)
  • Maggie Tait
  • Lorna Smith

 

Men's Foil

Veterans Home International 2015

This year will be in Cardiff, April 18-19. We will post more details soon but this is to make Veterans aware that selection of the team will be in line with the published criteria, so will be decided a month before. This means that where the selection uses the BF ranking, it will be the one published at start of March.

Commonwealth Veterans Fencing Championships 2014: Team Selection

The following fencers have been selected to represent Scotland in the teams competitions in the CVFC2014 in Largs.

 

Men's Epee

  • George Liston (Captain)
  • Hugh Kernohan
  • Mike McEwan
  • James Rhodes

 

Women's Epee

  • Elanne Christie
  • Karen Grant (Captain)
  • Lorna Smith
  • Maggie Tait

 

Men's Foil

Scotland Win Celtic Challenge 2014

This year's Celtic Challenge held in South Queensferry was won by the Scottish Veterans' Team.  

The Dragon Trophy for the overall event was awarded to Karen Grant, the Scottish Women's Epee captain and organiser of the event.The Dragon Trophy

Individual Weapon Results

Men's Epee

Veterans' 4 Nations 2014 Results

Scotland took 2nd place in the Veterans' 4 Nations Event held in Edinburgh on the weekend of 26th/27th April.  

The Scotland's Men's Foil team won Gold in their match.

Here are the points standings at the end of the event:

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