Shrewsbury School – Fencers win gold and bronze at British Youth Epée Championship Qualifiers

08 Feb 2019

Congratulations to James Hinwood (Rt U6) and to Jude Huffer (Rb 5), who won gold and bronze respectively in the U18 Boys’ Epée in the West Midland Qualifiers for the British Youth Championships.

They now proceed to the British Youth Championship Finals, which will be held at the English Institute of Sport, Sheffield in May.

There were fine performances, too, from the other members of the Shrewsbury School epee team: Almaz Razif (EDH L6) finished 6th in the U18 Girls’ competition; Third Former Ed Scott (Rt) who took 9th place in the U16 Boys; and his fellow Third Former Tom Ross (Rt) was 16th in the U14 Boys.