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Garden House Alumni Fencers

Garden House Alumni Fencers:

Following the final matches of the year, three former Garden House pupils are ranked in the top ten fencers in the country and therefore have been selected to represent the UK. Of note, another four Garden House old girls are ranked in the top 20.

Huge congratulations to the following girls

- Under 15 girls:

Katie Castillo-Bernaus has been selected to fence for England and ranked 7 th in the country!

Defne Basak is just outside the top 12 in the country! Having been coached by Prof Kent for four years, Katie and Defne fence for different clubs.

Sloane Yanicelli won medals in the final two tournaments of the season. As a USA fencer, Prof Kent has been preparing her to fence in competitions abroad.

A special mention to Bibi Yanicelli and Trinity deLucy Mckeeve, who have fenced very well this season.

Well done GHS old girl fencers!