Category Archives: Fencing

Results 5/3/2013: Croydon easily bested by Bec

Korfball matches don’t come very often on a Tuesday but Bec made sure it was business as usual as they kept Croydon bottom of the table with a 26-7 win away from home. Bec now seem cemented in the play-off … Continue reading

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Results 3/3/2013: Emma Beddoes wins all-English Courtcare Open final

It was an all-English affair at the David Lloyd squash court in Chorley as Emma Beddoes beat compatriot Victoria Lust at the 2013 Courtcare Open. Both had played tough five-setters the previous day and it was Beddoes that got off … Continue reading

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British Fencing and how to become the world’s best nation

It’s no joke! Today, British Fencing declared its ambitious goal to be the world’s leading fencing nation by 2014. A sport Great Britain are notoriously yet anonymously bad at. Prompted by the funding boost the sport received in the wake … Continue reading

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Fencing’s Edward Beaumont the best of a medicore bunch

Edward Beaumont was the best of two British fencers in Saturday’s Oslo Cup but a mixed day for him meant that he failed to progress past the round of 64. The first leg of the Coupe de Monde 2012/2013, the … Continue reading

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Fighting for 11th place

The latest element of sport that’s got me baffled is the idea that lesser nations battle it out for positions that don’t matter, such as anything below the usual medal slots. It might be something that makes sense to a … Continue reading

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