Blackheath Musketeer, Kathryn Bowers, took joint Bronze in the Under 14 Girls foil at the South East Region Youth Championships on 8th Feb.
This was the first competition for Kathryn, since she started fencing in April last year and
means she has qualified to enter the national British Youth Championships to be held in Sheffield in May.
“This is a tremendous achievement for someone so new to the sport and shows what can
be done with dedication and focus.” said Andy Pavaday, Head Coach at Blackheath Fencing Club.
Kathryn went on to compete in the British Youth Competition in Sheffield over the May bank holiday coming 47th in a field of 50 a good National level