Auck­land fencers sharp

Auckland City Harbour News - - NEWS -

Swords­men from across cen­tral Auck­land are prov­ing they are a cut above the rest after mak­ing an­other clean sweep at the North Is­land Fenc­ing Cham­pi­onships.

More than 70 com­peti­tors drew their swords for the June 1 to 3 tour­na­ment but it was Auck­land’s fencers who dom­i­nated.

Mt Al­bert’s Kyle Mac­don­ald came first in the men’s epee fi­nal.

Mac­don­ald is also the present na­tional men’s epee cham­pion ( Auck­land City Har­bour News, Novem­ber 14).

Ep­som fencer Katie Lo­gan was sec­ond in the women’s sabre closely fol­lowed by Ep­som’s Sasha Green and Mt Eden’s Laura Jacks who both came third.

Photo: JA­SON OXENHAM

On top: Mt Al­bert swords­man Kyle Mac­don­ald came first in the men’s epee fi­nal at the North Is­land Fenc­ing Cham­pi­onships.

Go to auck­land­c­ity har­bournews.co. nz and click on Lat­est Edi­tion to watch a video of the men’s epee fi­nal.

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