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Results From the Weekend

Written by OUFC Webmaster. Posted in Results

DSCF0350This weekend was full of fantastic results for OUFC fencers. Firstly congratulations to members of the women’s seconds sabre team, who entered the Leon Paul Sabre 1 League. Amy Nizolek came 5th after being seeded 2nd but being knocked out by teammate Hannah Schneiders. Natalie Page came 3rd, also knocked out by Hannah, who went on to come second.

The next day, them and the rest of the women’s seconds went to Cambridge to fence their seconds team. Sabre won 45 – 29, epee won 45 – 37 and foil lost 39 – 45, resulting in a 129 – 121 total win for Oxford. Fantastic results for the whole team and bring on Varsity 2014!

Finally, further congratulations to Idalina Baptista and Martina Zagaria who came 2nd and 3rd in the Women’s Foil National Novices event, both of whom were trained and at OUFC. A well earned result for both of them, and congratulations to their beginner coaches as well.

News from the President – 6th Week HT13

Written by OUFC Webmaster. Posted in News

Hi everyone,

Results
This week both of our Blues teams travelled very far North for BUCS matches.
The Mens 1sts drove up to Durham and frustratingly lost out by only 4 hits in the quarter finals.
The Womens 1sts also had a quarter final in Edinburgh. They flew up (in British Airways luxury) but sadly were also defeated.
It may be the end of our BUCS campaign but Varsity is just around the corner and we’re all ready to take a fight to Cambridge. Let’s go Dark Blues.