45 Salle Auriol Seattle members participated at Summer Nationals in St. Louis. We earned 5 medals including 2 golds. There were 6 top 16 finishes and 4 people qualified for Veteran World Team. Thank you to all who represented Salle Auriol!
Veteran World Team:
SAS had 4 fencers qualify to represent the U.S. at the Veteran World Championships. The championships will be held October 8-14 in Livorno, Italy.
Jan Patterson - Vet 70 MF, won gold at all 3 qualifying tournaments this season repeating his success from last season. Jan has been on 13 world teams.
Bonnie Aher - Vet 70 WE, also won gold at all 3 events this season and qualifyed for her 7th world team.
John Varney - Vet 50 ME, won gold at the December NAC and will be representing the U.S. at worlds for the second time.
Monica Exum - Vet 50 WE, took silver in the December NAC and the April NAC. This is the first time Monica has qualified for Veteran World Championships.
Top 16 finishes:
Shyamala Nanton - 9th, Vet 50 WE
Doug Powers - 10th, Vet 50 MF
Mitchell Lane - 11th, Div 3 MF
Carolina Nobrega - 11th, Div 3 WS
Mack Luebbe - 14th, Y14 MS
Ted Koehn - 15th, Vet 40 MF
See SAS results for past and present seasons.