Gold and Silver for our Under 14 Boys in the Singapore Minime Challenge (Under 14) 2021!

Updated: Mar 26




Representing SGF we have Jonas Lim Yet Thye (Gold), Javian Choong (Silver), Matthew Pang (5th), Emmett Wong (6th), Andrew Low (11th), John Zhang (15th) and Trevor Kuok (18th).


An amazing day of fencing from our boys, taking 4 out of 8 places in the Top 8!


In the pools stage, Matthew, Emmett and Yet Thye won all their bouts in the pools, to be ranked 1st, 2nd and 3rd respectively after pools. Javian won 4 out of 5 of his bouts in pools, Andrew won 2 out of 4 of his bouts, John and Trevor won 1 bout in their pools.


Matthew won his Table of 16: 15-7, before finishing 5th overall. Emmett won his Table of 16: 15-13, before finishing 6th. Andrew bye into the Table of 16, where he finished 11th. Teammates John and Yet Thye met in the Table of 16, and it was Yet Thye who progressed into the next round after an intense 15-14 bout.


Javian won his Table of 16: 15-12, progressing into the Quarter-Finals where he held his own and earned his spot in the Top 4 with a win of 15-13. Javian upseeded rank 1 in the Semi Finals, 15-10, where he deservingly earn himself a place in the Finals.


After a nail biting Quarter-Finals, Yet Thye progressed into the Top 4 with a 9-7 win. He continued his streak in the Semi Finals with a 15-8 victory, where he eventually met teammate Javian in the Finals.


Results can be found here.