County Fencing Championships
Over the weekend of 8th and 9th June 2019, the Prep School had a number of fencers competing in the Hereford & Worcester County Championships.
On Saturday, George A took part in the U12 Epee event. In his pool he won two and lost five, however coming from behind and taking the lead at the end, he managed to win his thrilling semi final 10-9 to come home with a silver medal.
On Sunday, George was in action again, this time competing in the U12 Foil, along with Jasper P and Oliver G. All three managed one win in the pools. However, Jasper managed to build on this by winning his first elimination fight 10-5, whilst George scraped another close victory 10-9. George then went on to knock out the number one seed 10-7 in the quarter finals to get into the medals despite having been seeded 8th.
Final results were Oliver in 11th, Jasper in 8th and George in 3rd.