Fencing – Belfast Open 2014

Congratulations to a number of Grosvenor’s fencers who participated with distinction at the Belfast Open, held at St. Columbanus School in Bangor over the weekend of Saturday 12th and Sunday 13th April.

In the Junior events Grosvenor’s fencers were led by form five pupil Gareth Reid, who achieved 2nd place in the Under 16 Foil category, while Rose Gilmore secured third place in the Under 16 girls’ category and David Eve attained 5th position in the Under 14 male section.

In the Senior events, meanwhile, Upper 6th pupil Stephen Brown continued his fine season with 1st place in the Men’s Foil event, while Samuel Gourley (Lower 6th), and Jordan Williams (Form Five) were each placed 14th in the Men’s Epee and Sabre categories respectively.

Well done to all of Grosvenor’s fencers who performed so well at the event and we look forward to hearing further updates regarding their progress over the remainder of the season.