Last weekend 4 of the Helensburgh based  Silversword Fencing Academy fencers competed in the u17 and u15 National Championships in Perth.

Courtney Buchanan, Jonas Dowson, Sarah Mitchell and Jack van Vreumingen all represented NSW in the national teams championship with some impressive results.
Buchanan competed in the u17 womens events in epee and foil weapons. The NSW team brought home the silver medal in both events. Dowson represented NSW u17 mens’ epee team who returned a quarter final finish.

New South Wales under 17 women foil including Courtney Buchanan of Silversword won Silver at the 2017 National Championships in Perth Australia