Last weekend Estepona’s Club Internacional de Esgrima “AndaluZia” fencing club took part in an international competition organised by the Gibraltar’s Forces Fencing Club.
The competition was open to fencers from 14 years old in both men’s and women’s categories, and was held at Devil’s Tower Camp, Gibraltar.
All competitors, their families, and spectators enjoyed a magnificent display of swordsmanship from the fencers, some of whom were competing in a tournament for the first time.
The winners at men’s senior level were P. Holder, A. Zerrada and Colonel J. Powell, with M. Maldonado, R. Vindel at A. Cooper triumphing in the women’s category.
In the under-15s honours go to H. Shields, A. Garcia and M. Wellington. Mention for a great performance also go to A. Castro, P. Medina, S. Cozar, S. Gaviria, M. Vidal, J. Page and C. Kelly, taking part in his first competition together with P. Clarkson and A. Jones.
Club Internacional de Esgrima “AndaluZia” would like to thank the organisers, in particular instructor Paul Holder and Colonel John Powell, the Gibraltar Forces Fencing Club and all monitors, teachers and members of the International Fencing Club for their dedication and good work.
Following the presentation of awards and trophies, gifts were exchanged between the two clubs, and a commitment made to continued friendship and collaboration with the next competition to be hosted by Club Internacional de Esgrima “AndaluZia”.
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