Congratulations to our UTS fencers at the Australian University Games

Congratulation to the 2015 UTS Fencing AUG Team for their fantastic efforts at the Gold Coast (27th Sept -2nd Oct).     For the first time, the UTS Men Team was crowned the Men’s Overall Fencing Champions, taking the Universities Fencing Challenge Cup -“Captains Cup” with a 9-point lead over their nearest rivals RMIT and University of Adelaide.      The Men’s Team also took out the Michael and Jack Diamond Trophy for Men’s Team Epee and The Rizzuto Trophy for Men’s Team Sabre.      The UTS Fencing AUG team came 6th in the overall placing for the race to the Laurie Smith Memorial Trophy.

The 2015 UTS Fencing AUG team members are:

Reagan Clarke
Lachlan Fitzgerald
Theadora Kable
Brian Kan
Luke Mansfield
Harrison May
Adithep Phaktham
Rita Tsiamoulis

Photos from the NSW Championships!

2014 NSW State Championships

UTS Fencing has a pretty good year in the 2014 state championships series, netting an overall medal count of 19 ( 5 Gold, 6 Silver and 8 Bronze medals ), well done UTS Fencing. The results from the most recent state championships events are as below:

2014 NSW State Open Championships

Open Men’s Foil (26th Oct)

Bronze: Andrey Tyshchenko

12th place: Rowan Turner


Open Women’s Foil (26th Oct)

8th place: Joyce Zhu

9th place: Julia Lyaschenko


Open Men’s Epee (26th Oct)

Bronze: Lachlan Fitzgerald

6th place: Kelly Durant

7th place: Daniel West

12th place: Reagan Clarke

14th place: Oscar Hargreaves


Open Women’s Epee (26th Oct)

Silver: Elizabeth Duff

5th place: Melissa Yeung

6th place: Emily Principe

10th place: Karen Nonis


Open Men’s Sabre (26th Oct)

16th place: Attila Brungs


2014 NSW Team Championships

Men’s Foil Teams (19th Oct)

Silver: UTS A

6th place: UTS B


Women’s Foil Teams (19th Oct)

5th place: UTS A

7th place: UTS B


Men’s Epee Teams (12th Oct)

Bronze: UTS A

5th place: UTS B


Women’s Epee Teams (12th Oct)

Silver: UTS


2014 NSW State Veteran Championships

Veteran Men’s Foil (2nd Nov)

Gold: Andrey Tyshchenko

Silver: Michael Prince

Bronze: Rowan Turner


Veteran Men’s Epee (2nd Nov)

Gold: Andrey Tyshchenko

Bronze: Rowan Turner


Veteran Men’s Sabre (2nd Nov)

Bronze: Attila Brungs


2014 Cadet (U/17) Sydney Olympic Cup

Women’s Epee (26th Oct)

Gold: Emily Principe

Silver: Elizabeth Duff

4th place: Karen Nonis


Men’s Foil (26th Oct)

Silver : Adam Chew


Women’s Foil (26th Oct)

6th place: Joyce Zhu


Some results and photos from Perth (AFF#3)

Congratulations to the Women’s Epee Team for silver, and the Men’s Foil Team for bronze, as well as Julie’s gold medal in Veteran Women’s Epee Andrey’s bronze medal in the Veteran Men’s Foil.