Congratulations to FSA fencers Nico and Hernando who medaled in their event in Colombia. Both fencers spent time training here at FSA and competed for FSA in local and regional events.
On the Home Front FSA had several fencers medal in The Piedmont Challenge - Foil/Epee RJCC and Open in North Carolina this past weekend. Joseph Doan earned the silver medal in Cadet Men's Epee, and medaled in the Junior Men's Epee Event. Jeffery Gu earned a top 8 medal in the Cadet Men's Foil event. Hadley Husisian Earned a silver medal in the Cadet Women's Epee and Junior Women's Epee events. Elizabeth Kim earned a bronze medal in Cadet Women's Epee. Sabine Desamours earned a top 8 Medal in Junior Women's Epee. Congratulations to all FSA fencers. Well done!
Nathaniel Wimmer is the Champion of the Youth-A Men's Epee event at the 2017 Pan-American Youth And Veteran Championships! Also an overall Congratulations to Nathaniel and the USA delegation participating in Saint Thomas at the 2017 Pan-American Youth and Veteran Championships. What an experience!
Congratulations are due to all our fencers and coaches who participated in the USFA Summer Nationals Championship in Salt Lake City July 1st - 10th 2017. Particularly, congratulations to our medal winners Hadley, Ben, and Roy! Hadley earned a brand-new B2017 and two medals at summer nationals, whereas Ben and Roy won one medal each. A big "Thank You!" to the parents for their support through out training and the event. A tip of the hat to coach Samir for his expertise coaching our fencers. Kudos to the energizers: Coach Rolando Tucker Leon and Guillermo Madrigal, keeping the energy and focus at an outstanding high.
Check out the pictures below from the event!
Congratulations to FSA fencer Danny Campbell on his win recently, taking home Gold in Senior Men's Epee!
Congratulations to Danny Campbell! Danny competed in the American Challenge RJCC this weekend, April 1st and 2nd, 2017. At the event he earned a Bronze Medal in U19 Men's Epee and his A 2017 Rating. The coaches and staff of FSA are proud of you!
Saturday March 25th 2017 & Sunday March 26th 2017, The Cherry Blossom Open was held at University of Maryland, College Park, Armory: College Park, MD. Fencing Sports Academy had two fencers earn medals in the Senior Men's Foil Event. Nicholas Espinosa Gaviria Earned a bronze medal and Carlos Lopez earned a top 8 medal. Congratulations to both of these FSA fencers!
This past weekend, March 18th & 19th, Fencing Sports Academy Helped host the Fairfax Challenge RYC 2 held at the University of Maryland, College Park Reckord Armory Building. The event saw many contestants from all over. Fencing Sports Academy fencers won 24 Medals at the event. 4 Gold, 3 Silver, 5 Bronze, and 12 Top 8 Medals. Congratulations to all the fencers that participated at this event. Below is the medal breakdown: