Canadians win 11 Medals at the Senior and Veteran Commonwealth Fencing Championships

By Caroline Sharp November 29, 2018

The Senior and Veteran Commonwealth Fencing Championships just wrapped up in Australia and Canadians took home a total of 11 medals – eight in Veteran events and three in Senior.

Following is a summary of the top results:

Senior Commonwealth Championships:

Senior Women’s Epee:

Leonora MacKinnon GOLD

Leslie-Ann Gervais BRONZE

Women’s Epee Team: SILVER (Leonora MacKinnon, Lisa Huzel, Leslie-Ann Gervais, Kay Sze, Karen Laansoo)


Veteran Commonwealth Championships:

Men’s Epee:

Michael Buckley GOLD

Kyle Foster BRONZE

Mark Ballard 60+ GOLD

Men’s Epee Team: GOLD (Michael Buckley, Mark Ballard, Kyle Foster, Michael McDonnell)

Men’ Epee Team Challenge: GOLD (Bela Suveg, Darcy Gates, Richard Schobesberger, David Roberts)

Women’s Sabre: Wendy Yano GOLD

Women’s Epee:

Lisa Huzel BRONZE,

Karen Laansoo BRONZE


Congratulations to all!

For full results, please visit: SR & Vet Commonwealth Championship Results