2013.11.23 Chalons France Cadet Romain Cannone croppedThis weekend in Chalons, France, Romain Cannone placed 3rd out of 171 athletes from 15 countries at his second European Cadet Circuit! Romain also fenced in the team event and helped France take 2nd place. He is now qualified to compete in two more Cadet Designated events in Bratislava, Slovakia in January and Gothenburg, Sweden in February. The European Cadet Circuit is the most prestigious International Cadet Competition and is on the qualification path towards fencing in the World Championships in April. Bravo, Romain!!

Our youth fencers also competed this weekend at the Steve Sobel Super Youth Circuit in Jersey City, NJ. Here are their top 8 results:

Jaclyn Khrol – Gold in Y10 & 7th in Y12 Women’s Epee
Alan Temiryaev – Gold in Y12 Men’s Epee
Ethan Kushnerik – 5th in Y10 Men’s Epee
Mark Dolgonos – 6th in Y10 Men’s Epee

Congratulations to all!  Go NYFA!

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