Canadian Fencers Qualify for 2018 Pan American and World Fencing Championships

By David Howes June 15, 2018

The Canadian Fencing Federation is pleased to announce the athletes who will be taking part in the 2018 Pan American Fencing Championships in Havana, Cuba from June 15- 20, 2018 and the World Fencing Championships in Wuxi, China from July 19-27, 2018.



Men’s Epee


Women’s Epee

QC       Marc-Antoine Blais Belanger – Montreal ON       Leonora Mackinnon – London (UK)
ON       Maxime Brinck-Croteau – Toronto QC       Malinka Hoppe Montanaro – Montreal
QC       Loic Beaulieu* – Quebec BC       Kay Sze – Vancouver
BC       Fynn Fafard *- Vancouver ON       Shirley Guo – Toronto

Men’s Foil


Women’s Foil

QC       Maximilien Van Haaster – Montreal ON       Eleanor Harvey – Hamilton
QC       Blake Broszus – San Francisco (USA) ON       Kelleigh Ryan- New York City (USA)
UNA    Eli Shenkel – New York City (USA) AB       Alanna Goldie – Calgary
MB      Misha Sweet* – Winnipeg QC       Naomi Moindrot-Zillox – Longueuil
SK       Shannon Comerford – Saskatoon

Men’s Saber


Women’s Saber

QC       Shaul Gordon – Montreal AB       Marissa Ponich – Edmonton
QC       Fares Arfa – Laval QC      Gabriella Page – Blainville
QC       Marc Gélinas – Blainville QC      Pamela Brind’Amour – Montreal
QC       Pascal Lambert* – Montreal AB      Madison Thurgood* – Edmonton

Team*: Team selection for Pan Am Championships only.

Results and updates from both events will be shared on the CFF Facebook page.  Please note that live results will not be available for the Havana event due to limited internet at the venue.