Club dinner at the Bavarian Bier Cafe – Entertainment Quarter

Some photos from the night

U/15 State Championships Club Foil Team Victory

Congratulations to Alisa Tyshchenko, Michael Chang, and Matthew Bui for their outstanding efforts in securing gold for Team UTS in the NSW State Championships 2017 U/15 Mixed Foil Team event.

The event attracted one of the largest turn out for U/15 NSWFA club team events in recent years, and was strongly contested by local and international club teams.   

Foil workshop – rules, practice and refereeing (Saturday 29th April)

Club Event: Foil workshop – rules, practice and refereeing

Date: Saturday 29th April 2017

Time: 4pm -5pm.

Facilitator: Mr Edouard Renneville

Athlete Profile for Edouard can be found at http://utsfencing.com/news/athlete-profile/athlete-profile-edouard-renneville/

Description: The workshop aims to provide participants a better understanding of the rules of foil fencing, as well as the way the rules are interpreted and implemented in competitions.     

No training on the Easter weekend

The UTS SBH Gym is not available over the Easter break (Saturday 15th April and Monday 17th April).

NOTE: the Gym is also unavailable due to a major event on the following Saturday (Saturday 22nd April).

A full list of modifications to training times is always available on the front page of the website.

Latest UTS successes in Brisbane

Congratulations to UTS fencers for their terrific results thus far in the 2017 DH McKenzie AFC1 in Brisbane:

  • Fantastic effort from Emily Principe in winning the 2017 AFC1  DH McKenzie Women’s Epee
  • Congratulations to Edouard Renneville for 3rd place in Men’s Foil.
  • Well done also to Andey for 1st place in Men’s Veteran foil, and Richard Purdie for 3rd place in the same event; as to Anna Ballard as well for her silver in Women’s Veteran Foil.
  • And in the u23 Australian Championships a great result for Katherine Wang winning silver, and Karen Nonis winning bronze.
  • Finally – thanks to our super coach Simon Jin who travelled to Brisbane for Team UTS 🙂

Good luck to the rest of our team in the remaining events!!

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