Brock Invitational Ontario Circuit Competition

Jack Baldowski won the gold medal in veteran mixed epee, one of three medals earned by Oakville’s Canadian Fencing Academy at the Brock Invitational Ontario Circuit Competition.

Mark Zielinski won the other two medals, taking the silver after finishing behind Baldowski in the veteran mixed epee. He also earned a bronze medal in the open men’s epee.

Jack and Mark’s one-two finish highlighted a strong showing by the academy in the mixed epee as Kirsten Ball (fifth) and Stephen Wilson (ninth) also turned in top-10 finishes.

In open men’s epee, Wilson was 35th, Johnathan Cheevers 47th and Roman Jakubowski was 53rd. In women’s epee Janet Jackowski finished eighth and Evelyn Zielinski 37th.

In men’s foil Rick Behnke placed sixth and Sam Salerno was 62nd. In women’s foil Leah Fidanza finished in eighth and Ashley Chin placed 19th.

In team competitions, members traveled to Kingston for the RMC Team Invitational. The womens foil team of Leah, Kirsten and Allison Spencer finished in sixth place.

The academy’s youth fencers also turned in some strong results.
At the recent Westdale Tournament, Sean Cavan (11-and-under division) and Maddison Osborne (13-and-under division) took home bronze medals.

CFA Mens Brock OCC
CFA has a 1-2 finish in Mens Veteran event at Brock OCC.


From Left to Right:
Vlad Trnik (Bronze), Jack Baldowski – CFA (Gold), Mark Zielinski – CFA (Sliver) and Peter Ho (Bronze).