Veterans Fencing

Veterans Weapon Captains 2014

Weapon Captains are appointed for the Scotland Veterans events, and they apply the selection criteria to pick the members of the team (which can be up to 5, on the basis that the Captain may be fencing). Scotland hosts three major events this year. The following are the appointments for the first event in 2014 (the Veterans Home International):

Men's Foil: Mike McEwan
Men's Epee: Brian McMiken
Men's Sabre: Paul Donaldson

Ladies Foil: Sheila Anderson
Ladies Epee: Karen Grant
Ladies Sabre: Michele Narey

CVFC2014 - Planned Running Order

The planned order of events is summarised below - please note the scheduling of each day's activity is underway so the order within each day may need some adjustment:

Vets2014

For the events hosted in Scotland next year we have tentative dates and general locations which are:

Vets Home International 2013 - Results

Full results now available in the attached PDF - well done all!

Some great results for Scotland on the first day of the 4 Nations Veterans Home International. Especially from our Women's Sabre Team who won all their matches.

More videos: CVFC 2012 - epee and sabre

Some more video footage - 

 

Video: CVFC 2012 Men's Sabre Final - Scotland v England

If you only watch one video from CVFC 2012, this is the one to watch: http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=qRS0G3Ubk8M

It's quite close early on, and as the Scotland lead stretches further ahead, it's inspiring to see that the standard never drops, with some cracking moves from all the fencers.

Updated: CVFC 2012 Men's Epee - Scotland v Canada

Updates to include all fights in our Men's Epee match against Canada:

CVFC 2012 Men's Foil - Scotland v Singapore

Video of this match is at http://youtu.be/oY-N1XgPm-I

I was a bit slow and economical in movements due to injury, but Mark and Paul were a bit more dynamic!

Scotland Veterans Men's Sabre Team take gold in Singapore

Congratulations to Barry Coulter, Julian Ghosh and Paul Donaldson for taking Gold for Scotland in the Men's Sabre at the Commonwealth Veterans Fencing Championships 2012 in Singapore, crowning a series of outstanding achievements by all Scotland's sabreurs. Well done!

Veteran Sabreurs strike Gold again

Further success in the Commonwealth Veterans Championships for Scotland and this time it was the Mens Sabre, with Julian Ghosh lifting a well-deserved Age Group Gold as well as winning overall Silver, to stand proudly beside Barry Coulter who took overall Bronze. 

 

http://youtu.be/kwTkiPOyL4s

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