The MK Fencing Academy International Epee Cup is the most prominent annual event in UAE dedicated to the noble Olympic sport of fencing. It takes place every December, attracting over 200 fencers from more than 40 nations from around the world. It is held under the patronage of the Dubai Sports Council, UAE Fencing Federation and MK Fencing Academy.
MK Fencing Academy International Epee Cup 2021
Date: 3-4 December, 2021
Friday 3 December: U15 and Juniors(U20) Boys and Girls
Saturday 4 December: Open Men and Women
*The registration will open on Friday 1 October at 7:00pm Dubai time (GMT +4 hours)
Invitation: will be available soon
Venue: Hamdan Sports Complex here
Participation: All countries, clubs, affiliates and individuals from all over the world are welcomed to participate
The event will be conducted according to the following ages:
- Under 15 years old male and female (epee)
- Juniors Under 20 years old male and female (epee)
- Open Men & Women (epee)
Rules: Latest FIE version of the rules will be followed at this event
- Individual competitions: In the first round the poul groups will be formed according to the numbers of participants in each category.
- All shall be conducted according to the FIE rules, in case of disagreement in the interpretation of the Rules, the latest FIE version shall prevail.
- The Organisers will, however, reserve the right to decide, without right of appeal, on any issues not covered by the FIE Rules or by these Rules.
Open Men and Women and Juniors (U20) Boys and Girls – FIE 1600 N Mask. Other equipment FIE 800 N: jacket, fencing pants, under plastron. Fencing socks that cover the knees (any colour except black) and FIE epee. For all female fencer’s plastic chest protection is required
U15 Boys and Girls – 350 N: mask, jacket, under plastron, fencing pants. Fencing socks that cover the knees (any colour except black) and an epee size 5. For all female fencer’s plastic chest protection is required
6th MK Fencing Academy International Epee Cup 2017
MK FENCING ACADEMY
Venue: Nad Al Sheba Sports Complex – Map
From vision to reality, the 6th MK Fencing Academy International Epe Cup 2017 has proved that dreams do come true!
What started 6 years ago, as a small competition with a big spirit, today has become the UAE leading sporting event of the year for all fencing fans!
If you have any questions please don’t hesitate to contact us on email@example.com.
Friday 15th December 2017
9:30am Weapon Control and Registration Boys
11:15am Pouls: Epee U15 Boys
11:30am Weapon Control and Registration Girls
2:15pm Pouls: Epee U15 Girls
Saturday 16th December 2017
8:30am Weapon Control and Registration Men
10:15am Pouls: Epee Men Open
11:30am Weapon Control and Registration Women
12:45pm Pouls: Epee Women Open
Top fencers from around the world, amongst which Niokolai Novosjolov two times World Champion and the Olympic silver medalist Ana-Maria Popescu will show their invincible skills and mastership of the sword in the international tournament, which took place on 15th and 16th of December 2017 in Dubai.
The exclusive event has been founded and led by MK Fencing Academy in partnership with Dubai Sports Council and UAE Fencing Federation and with the support of Gargash Enterprises as well as Austrian Business Center, TEKA, Osteopathic Health Center Dubai, Super Sports Academy and PBT Fencing.
Yours in Fencing,
5th MK Fencing Academy International Epee Cup 2016
16-17 December 2016
MK Fencing Academy
Venue: Dubai International Academy , Dubai, UAE – Map
From vision to reality, the 5th MK Fencing Academy International Epee Cup 2016 has proved that dreams do come true!
What started 5 years ago, as a small competition with big spirit, today has become the UAE leading sporting event of the year for all fencing fans!
Top fencers from around the world, amongst which Rio Olympic Champion Snagyoung Park and the Olympic silver medalist Ana Maria Popescu, showed their invincible skills and mastership of the sword in the international tournament, which took place on 16th and 17th of December in Dubai.
The exclusive event has been founded and lead by MK Fencing Academy in partnership with Dubai Sports Council and UAE Fencing Federation and with the support of Gargash Enterprises as well as Sport360; Innoventures Education; Global Products; Freeplay and PBT Fencing.
Two days of spectacular fencing battles amongst more than 153 fencers representing over 37 nationalities culminated in the Grand Final and created unforgettable memories for both the spectators and the fencers!
The desired medals were won in challenging fencing bouts by:
- Gold – Ana Maria POPESCU, ROU
- Silver – Ayaka SHIMOOKAWA, JPN
- Bronze – Ayumi YAMADA, JPN & Alanoud AL SAADI, Sharjah LC, UAE
- Gold – Kazuyasu MINOBE, JPN
- Silver – Sangyoung PARK, KOR
- Bronze – Sten PRIINITS, EST & Ahmed MOHAMED, KUW, QAD
- Gold – Noora ALBREIKI, Baniyas, UAE
- Silver – Alizeh KIZILBASH, MK Fencing Academy, USA
- Bronze – Deema HAFFOUR, Baniyas, UAE & Shouq BILAL, Sharjah, UAE
- Gold – Philip SILVA MK Fencing Academy, AUT
- Silver – Ali HUSSAIN, Alshabab Alarabi, KUW
- Bronze – Iordan IORDANOV, National Sport´s Academy, BUL & Hasan ALGHANIM, QAD, KUW
The experiences, the photos and the videos from this amazing event can just make us look forward to the MKFA International Epee Cup in 2017, which is bound to go even beyond the great success of this year’s tournament and earn UAE a reputable name amongst the best in the world of Fencing.
MKFA International Epee Cup 2015
- 11-12 December 2015
- MK Fencing Academy
- Raffles International School, Dubai, UAE
Epee Male Open
- Sten Priinits – Estonia
- Nikolai Novosjolov – Estonia
- Kelvin Canas – Venezuela & Hasan Alfoudari – Kuwait
Epee Female Open
- Erika Kirpu – Estonia
- Jelena Rublevska – Latvia
- Irini Paipai – Greece & Alounod Mabrouk – UAE
- Mohamed Alghandor (Dubai)
- Philip Silva (MKFA)
- Khalid Belselah (MKFA) & Lev Stukalo (MKFA)
- Deema Fathei (Bani Yas)
- Anna Krkman (Bani Yas)
- Yasmin Jawed (MKFA) & Muna Ali Ahmed (SLC)
AT A GLANCE
MKFA INTERNATIONAL EPEE CUP 2015 RESULTS
|6||ABDULRAHMAN FATHI||BANI YAS||UAE|
|9||KHALIFA ALZAROONI||BANI YAS||UAE|
|13||ALI ALBLOOSHI||BANI YAS||UAE|
|18||AHMED ALBLOOSHI||BANI YAS||UAE|
|20||HAMAD ALJALAF||BANI YAS||UAE|
|28||MOHAMED ALAAKBARI||BANI YAS||UAE|
|32||ABDELRAHEM ALKHAYARI||BANI YAS||UAE|
|40||ABDULAZIZ ALBLOOSHI||AL AIN||UAE|
|6||HAMDA ALQUBASI||BANI YAS||UAE|
|9||ALYAZYA ALMASAABI||BANI YAS||UAE|
|11||SHAWQ HAJ||BANI YAS||UAE|
|14||MARWA OTHMAN||BANI YAS||UAE|