Silver and Bronze for our Cadet Girls in the Singapore Cadet (Under 17 Challenge) 2021!

Updated: Mar 26



Representing SGF we have Ona Koning (Silver), Ashley Mae Harrison (Bronze), Denise Seah (6th), Choong Zi Cheng (10th), Wong Shi Xuan (11th), Lauren Leow (12th) and Glynnis Tay (17th).


In the pools stage Ona won all the bouts and was ranked 2nd after pools. Zi Cheng won 4 out of 5 bouts in her pools. Lauren, Denise and Shi Xuan won 3 out of 5 bouts in their pools, Glynnis won 2 out of 5 bouts, and Ashley won 3 out of 4 bouts in her pools.


13 year old Ashley did not let the fact that she was youngest in the competition deter her, from a strong showing in pools, she earned a bye into the round of 16, where she won 15-12 and progressed into the Quarter-Finals. Ashley proved that she is the one of the upcoming to look out for, as she handled her Quarter-Finals with maturity beyond her age. Trailing 2 points and with 30 seconds before the end of the bout, Ashley equalized the score, and scored the final hit to seal her place in the Semi Finals, winning the Bronze Medal at 13 years old!


Ona dominated her Table of 16 and Quarter-Finals 15-7 and 15-4, where she met teammate Ashley and progressed into the Finals after a 15-13 bout, winning the Silver Medal!




Results can be found here.