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US Veteran Team claims 10 medals

09/29/2009, 4:56am CDT
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MOSCOW, RUS (September 28, 2009)—With a 10 medal performance, the US Fencing Veterans Team delivered a dominant performance at the 2009 World Veteran Championships, held in Moscow, Russia on September 23- 27.  Walter Dragonetti provided the highlight of the tournament bringing home a gold medal in the Veteran 50 Men’s Epee.  In Veteran 50 Women’s, Anne-Marie Walters won silver in Foil; Delia Turner won silver in Saber. In Veteran 60 Women’s,  Eileen O’Leary  won a silver medal in Saber.  American’s David Jacobson and Atilio Tass took both bronze medals in Veterans Men’s 50 Saber. The other bronze medal winners included; Ray Sexton, Men’s 60 Saber, Robert Cochran, Men’s 60 Epee, Tung-Shan Chang Men’s 70 Foil, Katalin Kenessey-Gasparin, Women’s  50 Foil. The most dominant performance came in the Women’s 50 Foil, where the American women won the silver and bronze medals in addition to taking the 5th and 7th spots. 

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Photos from Veteran World Championships

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