Bedford Fencing Club News
Five of the Best!
Club members Silvia and Andrew Brown, Adrian Griffin, Caroline Clancy and John Prime qualified to represent Great Britain at the Veterans World Championships in Cairo 2019.
Silvia Brown wins two gold medals
This double Gold Medal win - both individual and team Gold - is quite extraordinary at a World Championship!
The 2019 Annual General Meeting of Bedford Fencing Club was held on 10th September 2019.
Minutes and Reports are available from the Secretary on request.
Veterans GB Squad includes 5 club members.
No less than five members of BFC have won places in the GB Squad fencing in the World Championships in Cairo in October.
Results of three competitions including the Vets National and the European Championships were used to choose the squad.
Caroline Clancy and Silvia Brown fence Sabre..
John Prime and Andrew Brown fence Epee and Adrian Griffin will fence Foil.
Two Bronze medals
Proud to be part of a squad of 72 GB fencers Silvia Brown and Caroline Clancy both returned to the UK from Livorno Italy with Silver Medals .
Adrian Griffin in his first sabre World Championships is 32nd.
Silvia Brown was in the 70+ category and fenced in the Women’s Sabre individual event. (13/10/18)
She started her day by winning all but one fight in a poule of 7 giving her a ranking of 3rd. This earned her a bye into the last 16.