Australian Youth Circuit #3 – RESULTS

Girls Individual results: Athena Feng (3), Shuran (Apple) Cui (8)

Athena’s bronze medal finish was an outstanding result, and Apple fenced well also, making it through to the top eight in a strong field.

Girls Team results: (silver medal)

In the team event Athena and Apple were part the silver medal-winning team, so well done to both!

Boys Individual Result: Ethan He (10)

Well done also to Ethan He for a top 16 finish in a large and competitive field.

Grand Prix Club titles for Club and fencers

Great news on the club and individual levels:
The club was awarded the NSW Grand Prix Club Championship titles in the Open and the Veteran categories.

Julia Lyaschenko and Elena Qixuan Sun won the Grand Prix Champion titles in Veteran Women’s Foil and U/15 Women’s Epee, respectively.  

And big congratulations to Ted Elliot, awarded with the NSWFA’s Coach of the Year award

More Medal results for UTS fencers at the Nationals in Melbourne on Day 1

More gold, silver and bronze medals for our UTS fencers this afternoon in both individual and team categories.
(Six gold, two silver, one bronze). Photo gallery below the results.

Congratulations to :

Veteran Men’s Sabre
Gold: Radu Vintila
Silver: George Foster

Veteran Women’s Sabre
Gold: Min Yi Du

Senior Men’s Sabre
Bronze:   Joshua Roncolato

Senior Women’s Foil Team
Gold: NSW (UTS Fencer: Alisa Tyshchenko)

Senior Men’s Sabre Team
Gold: NSW A (UTS Fencer: Yoongi Shim)
Silver: NSW B (UTS Fencer: Roncolato

Veteran Women’s Sabre Team
Gold: NSW (UTS Fencers: Min Yi Du, Annabelle Ballard)

Veteran Men’s Sabre Team
Gold: NSW (A team composed of all UTS Fencers: Radu Vintila, George Foster, Andrey Tyshchenko)

New National champion – Alisa Tyshchenko

Congratulations to Alisa on winning the Gold medal and becoming national open foil champion at the Australian Championships in Melbourne this afternoon! A few images below courtesy of the live feed from the event organised through Kayo and Fencing Victoria

All UTS results for Day 1 National Championships 2021

Senior Women’s Foil
Gold: Alisa Tyshchenko
14th place:  Annabelle Ballard
21st place: Benita Ramage

Senior Men’s Sabre
Bronze: Joshua Roncolato
5th place: Yoongi Shim
12th place: Brian Kan
16th place:  Radu Vintila
21st place: George Foster

Veteran Women’s Sabre
Gold: Min Yi Du

Veteran Men’s Sabre
Gold: Radu Vintila
Silver: George Foster

Senior Women’s Foil Team
Gold: NSW (UTS Fencer: Alisa Tyshchenko)

Senior Men’s Sabre Team
Gold: NSW A (UTS Fencer: Yoongi Shim)Silver:
NSW B (UTS Fencer: Roncolato)

Veteran Women’s Sabre Team
Gold: NSW (UTS Fencers: Min Yi Du, Annabelle Ballard)

Veteran Men’s Sabre Team
Gold: NSW (A team composed of all UTS Fencers: Radu Vintila, George Foster, Andrey Tyshchenko)

Recent Results by UTS members

NSW State Open Championships (21st Nov 2021)

Men’s Sabre
Gold: Yoongi Shim
5th place: Joshua Roncolato

Women’s Epee
Silver: Amelie Awong
8th place: Qixuan (Elena) Sun
9th place: Benita Ramage

Men’s Epee
9th place: Duncan Fairweather
10th place: Adam Reynolds

Men’s Foil
5th place: Andrey Tyshchenko
10th place: Adam Reynolds

Women’s Foil
5th place: Alisa Tyschenko
7th place: Annabelle Ballard
10th place: Benita Ramage

Recent results by UTS members

NSW U/15 Championships (6th June 2021)
Women’s Epee
Gold: Elena Qixuan Sun

NSW U/17 Championships (6th June 2021)
Women’s Epee
Gold: Elena Qixuan Sun

Training: Covid19 safety requirements

Training – operational process and adherence to safety practices
The Club’s COVID-19 Safety Requirements are to be carried out in the strict adherence to practices and conditions that would help safeguard the health and safety of participants as well as the general community.      

As required by UTS Sport, UTS Fencing will ask all our members and visitors adhere to all rules whilst training at at any UTS Fencing training session to ensure a safe environment with minimal risk of COVID-19 transmission. Please carefully read through the main principles below which will apply for all participants.  

Before you attend training

  • Ensure your 2021 UTS Fencing Club membership/visitor fee has been paid
  • Complete the online registrations system with the club for each training session by the specified time.
  • It is Strongly Recommended that before coming to the Club you GET DRESSED FOR TRAINING AT HOME and be ready to train on arrival
  • Bringing and use of hand sanitizers is recommended and you should always have your own with you to use
  • Anyone with flu-like symptoms should NOT come to training
  • Don’t attend training if:
    you have been close to someone who has tested positive for COVID-19 
    you have arrived from overseas in the past two weeks
    you have visit any locations visited by a confirmed COVID-19 case for 14 days since you were last at the venue or location

At the Training Venue

  • Fencers are not to enter the venue before their allocated training time.
  • All fencers will need to sign in on their mobile phones by scanning the QR code in the venue and showing the UTS Sport staff member. This must be done EVERY session.
  • Filling out the club’s attendance register when you arrive and then when you leave the venue is mandatory.
  • On arrival, wash your hands and use hand sanitiser between bouts /lessons regularly.
  • Following the ‘Get in, train, get out’ principle for all sessions.
  • Strictly follow training times and leave the venue before the end of the training session time so the venue can be cleaned for the next club booking. This includes members getting changed (if needed) and all packing up.
  • Where possible, maintain social distance of 1.5m from one another.
  • If you must use the changeroom, please note it is limited to 10 people at SBHG.   You are encouraged to change quickly and move out of the changerooms. Showers are NOT to be used at this stage.
  • Wipe common equipment (remotes, reel cable clips, box controls) between bouts with the sanitary wipes.
  • No sharing of equipment
  • There WILL BE NO BORROWING/USING OF CLUB’S EQUIPMENT (including fencing mask, jacket, breeches foil/epee/sabre, glove etc).
  • You must sanitise FENCING EQUIPMENT you are using with sanitiser spray or wipes before and after you use it (wash your uniform with sanitary wash, spray masks and gloves with antiseptic, clean weapons and wires with antiseptic wipes)
  • It is your responsibility to have an effective sanitiser with you to clean your equipment
  • ONLY ATHLETES and Coaches are permitted in the Gym. All others, including parents and visitors must stay outside.


On Leaving the Training Venue

  • As soon as you have finished training/competing please leave SBHG.
  • Note on the Club Register of your departure time.
  • Wash your hands again.
  • At home please wash your clothing and sanitise equipment.


Online Pre-Registration for training session

Each week, the club will send out the registration information to our members and visitors.    Please note all fencers participating in UTS Fencing’s training session will need to be registered for each session with the club beforehand, and to formally sign in and out at the training venue every session.   All fencers will need to have current (2021) club membership and visitors’ status.   Payment for 2021 UTS Club membership/visitor fee is paid via https://www.trybooking.com/events/landing?eid=713773&

Unfortunately, the club will have to turn away participants who do not meet their club memberships/visitors’ obligations (they will not be accepted in the training session registration process and will not be able to sign in to train at the venue).