Daithi Harkin Wins East Midlands Sabre Title

Posted by lcj11 at Feb 09, 2018 10:57 AM |
Saturday 3rd February saw a large number of university of Leicester men’s Fencing team attend the East Midlands Beginner and Intermediate Championships in the Main Hall at the Clifton Leisure Centre.

Daithi Harkin a University Sports Scholar and member of the University of Leicester men’s Fencing team achieved success at the Intermediate East midland Sabre Championships. Daithi (Pictured in the green top) produced a series of results to win Gold.

Other team members of the team who competed on Saturday were:

  • Harry Sansom beginner epee(silver medal) and intermediate epee finishing 5th
  • Josh Loveday (Beginner and intermediate epee, received silver in beginners)
  • Usmaan Dar (Beginner and intermediate Sabre, gold in beginners and silver in intermediates)

Next weekend, Daithi will represent Ireland at the Junior World Cup, and the university at Challenge x-systra.

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