2018 Youth Foil and Epee Summer Camps!

EBFG will be hosting  youth foil and epee summer camps for young fencers to improve their skills, meet new people and have fun fencing! Camp will take place at EBFG in downtown Oakland.

  Session I June 18-22, 2018

  Session II August 6-10, 2018

For more information and registration, follow the links below:

2018-youth-summer-camp-sign-up-form

2018-youth-epee-summer-camp-2-sessions

2018-youth-foil-summer-camp-2-sessions

Mail sign-up forms and check to:

East Bay Fencers Gym

Abdul Habek

P.O. Box  866

Alameda, CA 94501

or you can stop by and drop the form during  the open hours.

If you have any questions please call us at (415) 786-3683

Thank you!

 

Tepedelenlioglu Wins. Vets Shine at December NAC

2017 December North American Cup (NAC) (DIV 1, DIV 2, Vet)

EBFG Veteran fencers had a great showing at this year’s NAC in Portland Oregon. Vet 40 Epee had two EBFG fencers on the podium. Mehmet Tepedelenlioglu defeated his EBFG teammate, Keith Lichten–and current National Champion, in the finals, giving EBFG a 1-2 finish.  In the Vet 60 event, Gerry Downey took the podium in 3rd place.

In total, 5 EBFG Vet fencers finished in the round of 32. Great job to all fencers who competed!

  • Men’s Vet 40 Epee, Mehmet Tepedelenlioglu, 1st place
  • Men’s Vet 40 Epee, Keith Lichten, 2nd place
  • Men’s Vet 60 Epee, Gerry Downey, 3rd place
  • Men’s Vet 60 Epee, Solomon Weingarten, 18th
  • Men’s Vet 60 Epee, Mark Wheeler, 22nd
  • Men’s Vet Open Epee, Mehmet Tepedelenlioglu, 2nd place
  • Men’s Vet Open Epee, Gerry Downey, 12th

 

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North America Cups, 2017-18

We’ll post top results from the season’s NAC’s and then Summer Nationals. 

2017 December North American Cup (NAC) (DIV 1, DIV 2, Vet)

  • Men’s Vet 40 Epee, Mehmet Tepedelenlioglu, 1st place
  • Men’s Vet 40 Epee, Keith Lichten, 2nd place
  • Men’s Vet 60 Epee, Gerry Downey, 3rd place
  • Men’s Vet 60 Epee, Solomon Weingarten, 18th
  • Men’s Vet 60 Epee, Mark Wheeler, 22nd
  • Men’s Vet Open Epee, Mehmet Tepedelenlioglu, 2nd place
  • Men’s Vet Open Epee, Gerry Downey, 12th

2017 November North American Cup (NAC) (JR, CDT, CTM, Y14)

  • Women’s Junior, Chloe Beittel, 31st

2017 October North American Cup (NAC) (DIV 1, DIV 2, Cadet)

  • Div 1 Men’s Epee Classification, Kyle Yamasaki, 3rd

 

2016 Results

2016 November North American Cup (NAC) (JR, CDT, CTM, Y14)

  • Women’s Cadet Team (Beittel, Hoge, Kornguth), 4th Place

 

2016 December North American Cup (NAC) Richmond, VA

  • Men’s Vet 40 Epee, Mehmet Tepedelenlioglu, 1st place
  • Men’s Div-I Epee, Kyle Yamasaki, 35th

 

2016 November North American Cup (NAC) (JR, CDT, CTM, Y14)

  • Women’s Cadet Team (Beittel, Hoge, Kornguth), 4th Place
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Keith Lichten Becomes Vet 40 Men’s National Champion!

East Bay Fencers Gym had a great showing at this year’s summer nationals in Salt Lake City, including Keith Lichten who became the 2017 National Champion in Vet 40 Men’s Epee! Congratulations Keith!

 

Vet 40 Champion Keith Lichten and Maestro Habek

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Summer Nationals 2017

East Bay Fencers Gym had a great showing at this year’s summer nationals in Salt Lake City, including Keith Lichten who became the 2017 National Champion in Vet 40 Men’s Epee! But Keith was not the only  East Bay Fencer with visit to the podium, Kristin Lynch who finished 7th in Vet-40 Women’s Epee and Solomon Weingarten who finished 5th in Vet-60 Men’s Epee. Congratulations to all EBFG fencers who trained hard for this year’s nationals. What a great ending to an incredible 2016-17 season.

(see top finishers and a list of all EBFG fencers who participated below images)

Men's Vet 40 Champ Keith Lichten and Maestro Habek

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Top Results

Div 1 Men’s Epee
24. Mehmet Tepedelenlioglu

Div 1-A Men’s Epee

17. Kyle Yamasaki

27. Ziad Kayat

Div 1-A Women’s Epee

13. Chloe Beittel

32. Lauren Rath

Div III Men’s Epee
16. Josh Chon

26. Andres Tepedelenlioglu

Div III Women’s Epee

19. Jalene Wong

Vet 40 Men’s Epee
1. Keith Lichten

23. Alex Rood

Vet 60 Men’s Epee
5. Solomon Weingarten

Vet 70 Men’s Epee
9. John McGrew

Y-12 Men’s Epee
10. Ummi Green

Contgratulations to all our fencers who qualified and participated:

Men’s Epee

  • Ziad Kayat
  • Keith Lichten
  • Mehmet Tepedelenlioglu
  • Kyle Yamasaki
  • John McGrew
  • Jerry Downey
  • David Beittel
  • Mark Wheeler
  • Andres Tepedelenlioglu
  • Solomon Weingarden
  • Barry Leonardini
  • Josh Chon
  • Joel Kaufman
  • Jeff Altman
  • Sam Rao
  • Alex Rood

Women’s Epee (includes Junior and Cadet)

  • Chloe Beittel
  • Natalie Hoge
  • Lindsay Kornguth
  • Lauren Rath
  • Kristin Lynch
  • Jalene Wong
  • Eugenia Bedford-Panori

Youth Epee

  • Josh Chon
  • Rowan Cooper
  • Espen Fyrst
  • Ummi Green
  • Jabreel Green
  • Kate Stenger
  • Natalie Hoge

 

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Duel d’Abdul 2017

Duel d’Abdul 2017

MAY 28, 2017. . . . Congratulations to EBFG fencers for their outstanding performance in last weekend’s annual Duel d’Abdul Epee open tournament at EBFG!

EBFG made another strong stand at their home gym taking Gold and Bronze, and also filling 5 of the top 10! Ziad Khayat (EBFG) finished first, Dimitri Nicholson (EnGarde), second and Paul Chandler  and Kyle Yamasaki (both of EBFG) took third place. Other EBFG fencers in the top ten were Mehmet Tepedelenlioglu who finished 5th and Justin Hunter who took 8th. Great job guys!

View the full results on AskFred.net. 

 

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Summer Nationals 2017 – Good Luck to EBFG Fencers

US Fencing Nationals are Here! EBFG Fencers are Heading to Salt Lake City!

It’s time for Summer Nationals again and EBFG is excited to wish our fencers the best of luck. Each of these fencer’s have been working hard all year and have qualified to fence at this year’s event in Salt Lake City.

 

Men’s Epee

  • Ziad Kayat
  • Keith Lichten
  • Mehmet Tepedelenlioglu
  • Kyle Yamasaki
  • John McGrew
  • Gerry Downey
  • David Beittel
  • Mark Wheeler
  • Andres Tepedelenlioglu
  • Solomon Weingarten
  • Barry Leonardini
  • Josh Chon
  • Joel Kaufman
  • Jeff Altman
  • Sam Rao
  • Alex Rood

Women’s Epee (includes Junior and Cadet)

  • Chloe Beittel
  • Natalie Hoge
  • Lindsay Kornguth
  • Lauren Rath
  • Kristin Lynch
  • Jalene Wong
  • Eugenia Bedford-Panori

Youth Epee

  • Josh Chon
  • Rowan Cooper
  • Espen Fyrst
  • Ummi Green
  • Jabreel Green
  • Kate Stenger
  • Natalie Hoge

 

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2017 Youth Foil and Epee Summer Camps!

EBFG will be hosting  youth foil and epee summer camps for young fencers to improve their skills, meet new people and have fun fencing! Camp will take place at EBFG in downtown Oakland.

  Session I June 19-23, 2017

  Session II August 7-11, 2017

For more information and registration, follow the links below:

2017-youth-summer-camp-sign-up-form

2017-youth-epee-summer-camp-2-sessions

2017-youth-foil-summer-camp-2-sessions

Mail sign-up forms and check to:

East Bay Fencers Gym

Abdul Habek

P.O. Box  866

Alameda, CA 94501

or you can stop by and drop the form during  the open hours.

If you have any questions please call us at (415) 786-3683

Thank you!

 

 

 

 

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Ummi Green Takes 7th Place at March NAC

Ummi Green Finishes in the Top 8 at the March NAC in Cleveland

Ummi Green (first row, second from left) takes 7th place at March NAC.

Ummi Green (first row, second from left) takes 7th place at March NAC.

MARCH 12, 2017, Cleveland, Ohio . . . Congratulations to EBFG’s own Ummi Green who finished 7th in the Y12 Men’s Epee event at the March North American Championship (NAC). Ummi battle through a field of 95 competitors from across the United States to make it to the quarterfinals! The 12th seed after pools, Ummi had a strong finish, knocking off the 4th seed to make it to the round of 8. Congratulations to Ummi (and he earned his E Rating!)

 

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EBFG OPEN President’s Day, Feb. 20

We’ll hold beginning epee class as normal, Monday, Feb. 20th.

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