Tag: fencing club

Pembroke Winter Épée Challenge 2011

Just a quick reminder that tomorrow, November 17, is the annual Pembroke Winter Épée Challenge. It’s an open competition and free to all Pembroke members and €10 for non-members. Check in is at 8pm- 8.15pm. (Payment at the door along…

Falling Down

“Falling Man” © Copyright Simon Palmer and licensed for reuse under this Creative Commons Licence. I don’t know what got into me tonight but I fell twice in a course of a five point bout.  As Wilde said, once may…

Summer League Update

I was away on holidays for a couple of weeks, attending amongst other things a performance of the entire of Wagner’s Ring Cycle – more on that in another post.  I dropped into the club on Tuesday when I returned…

Pembroke Summer Fencing League 2011

Doesn’t time fly? It’s time again for the Pembroke Summer League. Well, leagues, as there are separate foil and épée leagues on Tuesdays and Thursdays respectively. For those who have not taken part before the summer leagues are run over…

Pembroke Épée Challenge – Spring 2011

And the winners are… We were joined by fencers from several local clubs meaning that the competition had to be held over two Thursday evenings.  In the end the Challenge was dominated by the pentathletes with Arthur Lannigan-O’Keeffe, Eanna Bailey…