Fencing at the 2014 Summer Youth Olympics

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Fencing
at the II Summer Youth Olympic Games
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Venue Nanjing International Expo Center
Dates August 17–20
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Fencing at the 2014 Summer Youth Olympics was held from August 17 to August 20. The events took place at the Nanjing International Expo Center in Nanjing, China.

Qualification[edit]

Each National Olympic Committee (NOC) can enter a maximum of 6 competitors, 3 per each gender and 1 per each weapon. 60 places will be decided at the 2014 Cadet World Championships held in Plovdiv, Bulgaria from 3–12 April 2014.[1] The top 4 European, top 2 American, top 2 Asian/Oceania and top African fencers from each event will qualify. Furthermore, the top 2 Oceania fencers and the top fencer from Africa, Americas, Asia and Europe across all events not yet qualified will also qualify. As hosts, China was given the maximum quota should they not qualify, but declined to use those extra spots and a further 12, 6 in each gender was initially given by the Tripartite Commission, but only nine spots were used.[2]

To be eligible to participate at the Youth Olympics athletes must have been born between 1 January 1997 and 31 December 1999.[2]

NOC Boys Girls Total
Épée Foil Sabre Épée Foil Sabre
 Algeria X X 2
 Argentina X 1
 Australia X 1
 Bolivia X 1
 Brazil X X 2
 Brunei X 1
 Canada X X 2
 China X X X 3
 Croatia X 1
 Egypt X X X X 4
 France X X 2
 Georgia X 1
 Germany X X 2
 Greece X X X 3
 Hong Kong X X X 3
 Hungary X X X X 4
 Iraq X 1
 Italy X X X X X 5
 Jamaica X 1
 Japan X X X 3
 Jordan X 1
 Kazakhstan X 1
 South Korea X X X X X 5
 Kuwait X 1
 Lebanon X 1
 Mexico X 1
 New Zealand X 1
 Niger X 1
 Poland X X X X 4
 Puerto Rico X 1
 Romania X 1
 Russia X X X X 4
 Senegal X 1
 Sweden X X 2
 Syria X 1
 Togo X 1
 Tunisia X 1
 Turkey X 1
 Ukraine X 1
 United States X X X X X 5
40 NOCs 13 13 14 11 14 13 78

Schedule[edit]

The schedule was released by the Nanjing Youth Olympic Games Organizing Committee.[3]

All times are CST (UTC+8)
Event Date Event Day Starting Time Event Details
August 17 Sunday 09:30 Girls' Foil
August 17 Sunday 13:15 Boys' Sabre
August 18 Monday 09:30 Girls' Épée
August 18 Monday 13:15 Boys' Épée
August 19 Tuesday 09:30 Boys' Foil
August 19 Tuesday 13:15 Girls' Sabre
August 20 Wednesday 09:30 Mixed Team

Medal summary[edit]

Medal table[edit]

 Rank  Nation Gold Silver Bronze Total
1  Russia (RUS) 2 0 1 3
2  South Korea (KOR) 1 1 0 2
3  Hungary (HUN) 1 0 1 2
4  Poland (POL) 1 0 0 1
 United States (USA) 1 0 0 1
6  Italy (ITA) 0 2 0 2
7  Sweden (SWE) 0 1 1 2
8  Hong Kong (HKG) 0 1 0 1
 Japan (JPN) 0 1 0 1
10  China (CHN) 0 0 2 2
11  France (FRA) 0 0 1 1
Total 6 6 6 18

Events[edit]

Event Gold Silver Bronze
Boys' Épée
details
Patrik Esztergályos
 Hungary
Linus Islas Flygare
 Sweden
Ivan Limarev
 Russia
Boys' Foil
details
Andrzej Rządkowski
 Poland
Choi Chun Yin Ryan
 Hong Kong
Enguerand Roger
 France
Boys' Sabre
details
Ivan Ilin
 Russia
Kim Dongju
 South Korea
Yan Yinghui
 China
Girls' Épée
details
Lee Sinhee
 South Korea
Eleonora De Marchi
 Italy
Åsa Linde
 Sweden
Girls' Foil
details
Sabrina Massialas
 United States
Karin Miyawaki
 Japan
Huang Ali
 China
Girls' Sabre
details
Alina Moseyko
 Russia
Chiara Crovari
 Italy
Petra Záhonyi
 Hungary
Mixed Team Event
details
Team Asia-Oceania 1
Chien Kei Hsu Albert
 Hong Kong
Choi Chun Yin Ryan
 Hong Kong
Misaki Emura
 Japan
Kim Dongju
 South Korea
Lee Sinhee
 South Korea
Karin Miyawaki
 Japan
Team Europe 1
Patrik Esztergályos
 Hungary
Marta Martyanova
 Russia
Ivan Ilin
 Russia
Eleonora De Marchi
 Italy
Andrzej Rządkowski
 Poland
Alina Moseyko
 Russia
Team Europe 2
Chiara Crovari
 Italy
Marios Giakoumatos
 Greece
Linus Islas Flygare
 Sweden
Åsa Linde
 Sweden
Enguerand Roger
 France
Anna Szymczak
 Poland

References[edit]

  1. ^ "2014 Youth Olympic Games - Nanjing FIE Qualifications" (PDF). FIE. 10 July 2014. Archived from the original (PDF) on 14 July 2014. Retrieved 10 July 2014. 
  2. ^ a b "Qualification System: Fencing" (PDF). FIE. June 2012. Retrieved 4 April 2014. 
  3. ^ "Sport Explanatory Brochure: Fencing" (PDF). Nanjing Youth Olympic Games Organizing Committee. 4 March 2014. Retrieved 21 April 2014.