02 Mar 2020
Fencing: Success for Whitgift at the S.E. Region Youth Championships

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Yunes Syed (left) counter attacking in the final of the boys 14 Epee

It was a successful weekend for Whitgift fencers at the South East Region Youth Championships with 6 boys winning medals and a further 6 making the top eight of the event. This means that we have qualified a further 12 fencers for the British Youth Championship finals in Birmingham 8-10 May; adding to the 3 fencers that were already qualified as they had a bye.

The medalists and qualifiers (top 8) are as follows:

U14 Epee

Yunus Syed 2nd

U16 Epee

Oscar Gloux (top 8)

U18 Epee

Sky Yan 3rd

Alexis Giauque (top 8)

U14 Sabre

Tinn-Locc Lee (top 8)

Dylan Baumann (top 8)

U16 Sabre

Matthew Bevilaqua 2nd

Jacob Nurse 3rd

Finn McCombie (top 8)

Wei-Shun Pham (top 8)

U18 Sabre

William Hau 2nd

Kai Lam 3rd