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    The FIE tend to be very flexible on this if both...

    The FIE tend to be very flexible on this if both federations involved agree. I handled several of these applications in the past.
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    Glad to see common sense prevail. Well done the...

    Glad to see common sense prevail. Well done the professional staff at BFA
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    This must presumably have been a collective Board...

    This must presumably have been a collective Board decision.

    I cannot believe they would have taken this decision without serious discussion and considering the salient facts.

    It is a very tough...
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    Who were the top GB refs who were refereeing? ...

    Who were the top GB refs who were refereeing?

    Keith
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    Thanks for publishing the sabre results.

    Thanks for publishing the sabre results.
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    Gold to Mary Cohen and Silver to Nick Perry. ...

    Gold to Mary Cohen and Silver to Nick Perry.

    Sabre results?
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    A competitor at the event told me it was very...

    A competitor at the event told me it was very well run and lots of foreign refs too.

    Will be interesting to see the final results.
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    Were entries large? Were entries strong? ...

    Were entries large?

    Were entries strong?

    Who won?
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    What is also interesting after Rio 2016, is that...

    What is also interesting after Rio 2016, is that the IOC are launching Project 2020 and may remove disciplines from sports, to allow in new sports.

    I do not think fencing should presume it would...
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    It sounds a great appointment. I wonder :- ...

    It sounds a great appointment.

    I wonder :-

    Will he be full time?
    Based in UK?
    Will sabreurs all train together like the Foil WCP? In London?

    I know Pierre and he certainly has a great...
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    The FIE qualification system for Rio is on the...

    The FIE qualification system for Rio is on the FIE site Urgent letter 12 2014.
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    The Russian Federation has hired Mazzoni of Italy to be their épée coach from this September.

    Clearly they have unlimited financial resources and intend to do exceptionally well in Rio.
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    France and Russia ended on a high today with two...

    France and Russia ended on a high today with two more Gold medals.

    Interesting that the pre Olympics world championships will also be held in Russia ( Moscow). I wonder if other countries will...
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    Ronald, No one is saying or thinks it will be...

    Ronald,

    No one is saying or thinks it will be easy for MFT to qualify, but you have to aspire to qualify or give up now.

    It will be massively harder for Men's sabre to qualify in 2020, but...
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    John, I totally agree. I think the team has every...

    John, I totally agree. I think the team has every possibility of improving their world ranking, as does the Men's Sabre team.
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    FIE end of season rankings are up. MF team ends...

    FIE end of season rankings are up. MF team ends season ranked 10th.

    France is very clearly 1st.

    Using Olympic Qualifications for the team events, GB is currently behind Germany as the best...
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    I had forgotten GB made top 8 in 2013. Good...

    I had forgotten GB made top 8 in 2013. Good consistency and a bit tough it might actually see our world ranking drop.
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    GB coming 8th and maintaining their initial...

    GB coming 8th and maintaining their initial seeding was a great achievement today.

    Well done to the team and keep it going all the way to Rio.

    MF have exceeded their UKS targets and that has to...
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    Any news on USA match? I cannot access Ophardt...

    Any news on USA match? I cannot access Ophardt for some reason.
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    Italy is a very tough match, but the GB team has...

    Italy is a very tough match, but the GB team has achieved the UKS target of top 8, maintained their 8th seed and fenced well to make the top 8.

    Good luck for the next 3 matches.
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    Very good news. MF team beat Poland 45-42 and...

    Very good news. MF team beat Poland 45-42 and progress to top 8.

    The team last made top 8 in 2009 and 2010.

    Well done.
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    Cadet and Junior trips getting ever more...

    Cadet and Junior trips getting ever more expensive?

    Refs seem expensive these days.
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    Just seen it costs £27 to spectate, including the finals.
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    Where is the event taking place? I would like to...

    Where is the event taking place? I would like to come along and watch.
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    Hardly a disaster with a world champion and two...

    Hardly a disaster with a world champion and two bronzes, but they would have expected a medal today. Great win by Germany, who had been having a modest championships by their standards.
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