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NSWFA School Age Program – Team competitions start this Saturday 08/08/2020

I received the fixtures from NSWFA for the School Age Team competition at 10pm last night. We have matches scheduled for this Saturday and will respond accordingly.

The fixture for this Saturday is posted below:

A summary of the fixtures relating to SBHS is provided for your convenience:

  • Senior Boys Sabre:
    • 8:00am – SBHS v Newington C
    • 9:30am – Newington A v SBHS
  • Intermediate Boys Sabre:
    • 10:45am – Newington A v SBHS
  • Senior Boys Foil:
    • 8:00am – Sydney Grammar B v SBHS
    • 9:30am – Newington C v SBHS
  • Intermediate Boys Foil
    • 12:45pm – Sydney Grammar D v SBHS

I will be working with our coaches to determine team selections this week. The Foil and Sabre teams will be announced by end of training on Thursday. We plan to submit the following SBHS teams:

  • Senior Foil Team (4 members)
  • Intermediate Foil Team (4 members)
  • Senior Sabre Team (4 members)
    Intermediate Sabre Team (4 members)

Please make sure you attend training this week to be considered for selection.

Please contact Mr Huynh if there are any issues or questions.

Mr Huynh
MIC Fencing

NSWFA have updated their competition schedule for this season

NSWFA have set new dates for the Roberta Nutt Individual competitions and is currently working on details for the team competitions.

As we work towards finalising our squads for this season to determine our representatives for external competitions, please make yourselves aware of the updated rules and expectations from NSWFA’s website:

A quick summary of information is provided here:

  • 29/08/2020 – Roberta Nutt Intermediate Individuals (year 7, 8, 9)
  • 12/09/2020 – Roberta Nutt Senior Individuals (year 10, 11, 12)
  • We are still awaiting more information regarding Team Competitions
  • Only students, teachers and coaches will be permitted to attend the competitions – parents can’t be admitted due to space constraints/social distancing policy

We aim to finalise squad selections in the coming week or two – please don’t miss training! We look forward to welcoming back our students from the Athletics program.

Please contact Mr Huynh if there are any issues or questions.