CANADIAN FENCERS TAKE HOME 10 MEDALS AT THE NORTH AMERICAN CUP
Fencing Weekend Wrap-Up: Jan. 7, 2019
Over this past weekend, Canada’s rising fencers were in action at the North American Cup (NAC) competition in Charlotte, North Carolina in Division I, Junior, Senior Team and Wheelchair fencing.
Canada took home 27 top 16 results, including 10 medals and 19 top eight results. Taking home the gold was Ruth Sylvie T. Morel(CDO – Chevalier Dragon d’Or) in Wheelchair Women’s Saber.
Ryan Rousell(SKA-Asquith Garde Fencing Club) took three medals – gold in Wheelchair Men’s Saber, silver in Wheelchair Men’s Epee, and bronze in Wheelchair Men’s Foil. In addition, Mathieu Hebert(ROU – Club d’escrime du Roussillon) took gold in Wheelchair Men’s Epee and silver in Wheelchair Men’s Saber.
Also taking silver, was Justine Boudreau(OM – Olympia de Longueuil) in Women’s Epee Classification and Jessica Zi Jia Guo(HHF – Hua Hua Fencing Club) in Junior Women’s Foil. Pierre Mainville(CLC – Club d’escrime Lames Croisées de Saint Jérôme) took bronze in Wheelchair Men’s Saber, as well as Amber Briar (TFC – Toronto Fencing Club) in Wheelchair Women’s Foil.
The following table is a summary of the top 16 performances:
|Matthieu||Hebert||1st||Wheelchair Men’s Epee||ROU – Québec|
|Ruth Sylvie T.||Morel||1st||Wheelchair Women’s Saber||CDO- Pincourt, Québec|
|Ryan||Rousell||1st||Wheelchair Men’s Saber||SKA – Saskatchewan|
|Jessica||Zi Jia Guo||2nd||Junior Women’s Foil||HHF – Toronto|
|Justine||Boudreau||2nd||Women’s Epee Classification||OM – Montreal|
|Matthieu||Hebert||2nd||Wheelchair Men’s Saber||ROU – Québec|
|Ryan||Rousell||2nd||Wheelchair Men’s Epee||SKA – Saskatchewan|
|Amber||Briar||3rd||Wheelchair Women’s Foil||TFC -Toronto|
|Pierre||Mainville||3rd||Wheelchair Men’s Saber||CLC – Québec|
|Ryan||Rousell||3rd||Wheelchair Men’s Foil||SKA – Saskatchewan|
|Douglas||Brecht||5th||Wheelchair Men’s Saber||SKA – Saskatchewan|
|Matthieu||Hebert||5th||Wheelchair Men’s Foil||ROU – Québec|
|Pierre||Mainville||5th||Wheelchair Men’s Epee||CLC – Québec|
|Ruth Sylvie T.||Morel||5th||Wheelchair Women’s Foil||CDO- Pincourt, Québec|
|Chiara||Angelo M.||6th||Junior Men’s Saber||BRE- Montreal|
|Douglas||Brecht||6th||Wheelchair Men’s Epee||SKA – Saskatchewan|
|Tamara L.||Booy||6th||Women’s Epee Classification||OM – Montreal|
|Ying||Cao||6th||Junior Women’s Foil||TFC – Toronto|
|Douglas||Brecht||7th||Wheelchair Men’s Foil||SKA – Saskatchewan|
|Blake J.||Broszus||9th||Div I Men’s Foil||Silicon Valley Fencing Centre|
|Seraphim Hsieh||Jarov||9th||Junior Men’s Epee||DYN – Richmond|
|Christina S.||Zozulya||10th||Junior Women’s Epee||DYN – Richmond|
|David J.||Gomovsky||10th||Junior Men’s Epee||SWP – Toronto|
|Park Thomas||Junseo||10th||Men’s Epee Classification||USA|
|Jessica||Zi Jia Guo||11th||Div I Women’s Foil||HHF – Toronto|
|Ariane||Leonard||12th||Junior Women’s Epee||OM – Montreal|
|Genvevieve||Rosseel||14th||Women’s Epee Classification||SKA – Saskatchewan|
Congratulations to all fencers.