22-12-2013

 IWAS Wheelchair Fencing Grand Prix – Hong Kong  

Thank You & See You Next Year

 

On behalf of the Organizing Committee, thanks all athletes, team officials for participating in the IWAS Wheelchair Fencing Grand Prix - Hong Kong 2013. The Success of the event would not be possible without your presence and involvement. Please download the competition photo and video from our media centre. Once again thanks for your coming, and we hope to meet you next year.

Wish you all have a prosperous year of 2014!

 

 21-12-2013
 IWAS輪椅劍擊格蘭披治賽 – 香港站2013 (第四日)  中國隊再添一金
為期四日的IWAS輪椅劍擊格蘭披治賽 – 香港站2013,今日十二月二十一星期六假馬鞍山體育館進行最後一日的賽事,全日共決出兩面金牌。

在男子團體重劍四強賽事,國家隊以三十三比三十五僅負於法國隊,未能晉身決賽。香港隊則於另一場四強賽事以四十五比三十二不敵俄羅斯。決賽由兩支傳統劍擊強國對壘,結果俄羅斯發揮較佳,最終以四十五比三十九摘下金牌。在銅牌爭奪戰,香港代表面對國家隊劍手的連番強勁進攻,依然奮力迎戰,可惜最終以三十七比四十五飲恨,與獎牌擦肩而過。

在女子團體花劍方面,中國隊以全勝姿態奪魁,香港隊獲得銀牌,而泰國及南韓則共同取得銅牌。

經過四天競爭激烈的賽事後,IWAS輪椅劍擊格蘭披治賽 – 香港站2013 完美落幕。中國劍手在整個賽事均維持高水準的表現,成為此賽的大贏家,共取得九金六銀八銅。法國以一金一銀三銅成績排在第二位,而俄羅斯則以一金一銀兩銅位列第三名。儘管香港劍手未能贏得金牌,各個隊員均充分發揮香港人「永不言敗」的精神,最後以三銀兩銅完成這個賽事。
IWAS Wheelchair Fencing Grand Prix – Hong Kong 2013(Last Day)
A perfect gold for China


Two gold medals were scheduled for the concluding day of the IWAS Wheelchair Fencing Grand Prix – Hong Kong 2013 at the Ma On Shan Sports Centre.

In the Men’s Team Epee, China and France produced an exciting finish in the Semi Final while China was narrowly beaten by 33-35. Hong Kong showed a strong team spirit but was unable to mount a challenge and was eliminated from Russia by 32-45. In the Final, Russian fencers maintained high consistency by beating France 45-37. In the bronze medal match, China defeated Hong Kong by 45-37.

In the Women’s Team Foil, China took gold medal, Hong Kong grabbed silver, Korea and Thailand claimed bronze.

China’s fencers performed well throughout the 4-day competition and landed nine golds, six silvers and eight bronzes. France finished in second with a gold, a silver and three bronzes while Russian came in third with a gold, a silver and two bronzes. Although Hong Kong fencers flunked to claim a gold medal, they truly demonstrated Hong Kong’s “never give up” spirit, landing three silvers and two bronzes, which was impressive.
 
 
 20-12-2013
 IWAS輪椅劍擊格蘭披治賽 – 香港站2013 (第三日) 鄒緒風為中國摘下第八金
為期四日的IWAS輪椅劍擊格蘭披治賽 –香港站2013,今日進入第三日的賽事。

全日共決出三面金牌。中國劍手田建全繼日前在男子個人A級重劍上摘下金牌後,今日再下一城,在男子個人A級佩劍決賽與國家隊隊友葉如意上演了一場扣人心弦的夢幻對決。整場賽事,雙方爭持激烈,最終田建全憑藉較理想的發揮以十五比十一勝出,另一中國隊代表陳依君則與烏克蘭代表Andrii Demchuk獲得銅牌。

男子個人B級佩劍,香港代表譚湜琛及梁肇麟均八強止步,無緣爭牌。決賽由以小組首名出線的俄羅斯劍手Alexander Kurzin迎戰波蘭代表Grzegorz Pluta,最終後者以十比十五勝出,為波蘭摘下是次比賽的首面金牌。

女子個人A級佩劍,國家隊劍手再一次囊括了四強其中三個席位。決賽由邊靜與鄒緒風對壘,結果後者以五比十五輕鬆勝出,為中國取得第八面金牌。

最後一日的賽事將於明天展開,將產生兩面金牌包括女子團體花劍及男子團體重劍。上述兩場賽事的決賽將會在下午二時三十分及四時正舉行。

經過三日比賽後,中國隊仍以八金六銀六銅領導群雄,波蘭則以一金一銀一銅留守第二位,而法國則以一金三銅暫位第三位。香港隊暫時取得兩銀兩銅。

IWAS Wheelchair Fencing Grand Prix – Hong Kong 2013 (Day Three)
Zou claims the eighth GOLD for China


The third day of the IWAS Wheelchair Fencing Grand Prix – Hong Kong 2013 continued to showcase at the Ma On Shan Sports Centre.

Three gold medals were at stake while Tian Jianquan, who won the Men’s Individual Category A Epee earlier, maintained his high consistency, claiming his second gold medal of the competition. In the Final of the Men’s Individual Category A Sabre, Tian faced teammate Ye Ruyi and the pair produced a scintillating game and the former took the championship at 15-11. China’s Chen Yijun and Andrii Demchuk from Ukraine took bronze respectively.

In the Quarter Finals of the Men’s Individual Category B Sabre, Hong Kong’s Tam Chik Sum fought bravely but was narrowly beaten by Panagiotis Triantafyllou from Greece while teammate Leung Siu Lun also lacked of luck and he found his rival just too good and was eventually eliminated from Poland’s Grzegorz Pluta. In the Final, Grzegorz Pluta was never in danger to outgun Russian fencer Alexander Kurzin by 15-10, landing the first gold medal for Poland.

In Women’s Individual Category A Sabre, Chinese fencers again secured three of the top four spots. In the Final, Zou Xufeng reached her peak to beat Bian Jing by 15-5. Zou’s success was the eighth gold medal of China in this competition.

Two gold medals are scheduled on the concluding day (21 December) of the 2013 IWAS Wheelchair Fencing Grand Prix – Hong Kong tomorrow; the remaining events are Women’s Team Foil as well as Men’s Team Epee. The Finals of the mentioning two events will be running at 14:30pm and 16:00pm.

After three days of competition, China continued its lead in the medal table with eight golds, six silvers and six bronzes, followed by Poland with a gold, a silver and a bronze. France is third with a gold and three bronzes. Hong Kong lands two silvers and two bronzes.

 
 19-12-2013
IWAS輪椅劍擊格蘭披治賽 – 香港站2013 第二日賽事 總結
IWAS輪椅劍擊格蘭披治賽 – 香港站2013,今日繼續假馬鞍山體育館舉行。
全日共決出四面金牌,多場決賽戰況緊湊,令在場觀眾目不暇給。中國劍手繼續揚威,再奪三金三銀兩銅。

女子個人重劍B級賽事,昨日於女子個人花劍B級賽事奪得銀牌的陳蕊莊,於八強面對中國代表姚芳,以十五比十三勝出,四強賽事以八比十五不敵另一位中國選手敖蘭珠獲銅牌。女子個人重劍B級四強賽另一對決,由倫敦2012殘疾人奧運會女子個人重劍B級金牌得主察娜對中國隊周晶晶,結果察娜以十五對十二勝出;察娜之後再於決賽勝敖蘭珠,於女子個人重劍B級奪金牌。


在男子個人(B級)花劍賽事當中,中國劍手田建全繼續發揮超水準表現,先於四強中在大部分時間控制大局之下以十五比八擊敗法國選手LATRECHE Alim。繼而在決賽亦交出高水準的演出,並以十五比八擊敗烏克蘭選手DATSKO Anton。另一法國代表VALET Maxime與LATRECHE Alim共獲銅牌。


在女子個人(A級)花劍中,中國劍手榮靜繼昨日於女子個人(A級)花劍賽事奪金後,今日再於女子個人(A級)重劍賽事奪金。另一中國劍手張春翠奪銀牌,韓國劍手金淑美及匈牙利劍手KRAJNYAK Zsuzsanna獲銅牌。


在男子個人(A級)重劍決賽,決賽由兩位中國選手仲賽春對葉如意對決,最後仲賽春以十五比十四擊敗葉如意奪得金牌,中國另一代表孫剛與法國選手TOKATLIAN Damien並列季軍。

明日將進行女子個人佩劍、男子個人(A級)佩劍、男子個人(B級)佩劍賽事。決賽將在下午二時三十分開始而男子團體重劍項目將於個人賽事完結後展開。
 

 18-12-2013
2013 IWAS輪椅劍擊格蘭披治賽 – 香港站 中國劍手表現神勇

為期四日的2013 IWAS輪椅劍擊格蘭披治賽 – 香港站,今日十二月十八日星期三假馬鞍山體育館隆重舉行。全日共產出四面金牌,包括女子個人(B級)花劍、女子個人(A級)花劍、男子個人(B級)重劍及男子個人(A級)重劍。

 

為香港在倫敦2012殘疾人奧運會女子個人(B級)重劍取得銅牌的陳蕊莊在女子個人(B級)花劍的四強賽事先以十五比四擊敗泰國好手察娜,挺進決賽。可惜在決賽遇上,在另一場四強賽事以十五比八擊敗波蘭劍手Marta Makowska的中國代表姚芳,在力拚之下以十一比十五落敗,僅得銀牌。


在女子個人(A級)花劍方面,三位國家隊劍手表現理想。榮靜在四強賽事先以十五比四淘汰香港代表吳舒婷,而張春翠則以十五比七擊敗伍百麗,晉身決賽。決賽上演中國隊的內鬨,最終榮靜以十五比九取得冠軍。

在男子個人(B級)重劍,香港代表譚湜琛在四強賽事以十五比九擊敗南韓選手,其後在決賽面對在另一場四強賽事以十五比十擊敗俄羅斯選手Alexander Kurzin的法國名將馬克安德烈,雙方在比賽初期爭持不下,在賽事最後的三分鐘,馬克安德烈接連得分,最終以三比一擊敗譚湜琛,為法國取得今個賽事首面金牌。

 

在男子個人(A級)重劍,中國代表田建全於決賽十五比十二擊敗波蘭代表彭德,為中國摘下第三金。
2013 IWAS輪椅劍擊格蘭披治賽 – 香港站是香港繼1994、2006及2012年後第四次主辦世界級輪椅劍擊賽事。今屆比賽可謂眾星雲集,共吸引來自18個國家及地區111名選手參加。完成首日賽事之後,中國隊以三金一銀三銅在獎牌榜上領先,法國隊則以一面金牌緊隨其後,而香港隊今日略為欠運,暫以兩銀一銅排在第三位。


明日將決出四面金牌,包括女子個人(B級)重劍、女子個人(A級)重劍、男子個人(B級)花劍及男子個人(A級)花劍。決賽分別安排在下午三時四十五分、四時正、四時十五分及四時三十分舉行。

18/12 賽事成績及明日賽事賽程

譚湜琛在決賽面對在法國名將馬克安德烈,雙方在比賽初期爭持不下,在賽事最後的三分鐘,馬克安德烈接連得分,最終以三比一擊敗譚湜琛,取得男子重劍(B級)金牌。

2013 IWAS Wheelchair Fencing Grand Prix – Hong Kong 2013 Day One  Official Results & Day 2 Schedule

The IWAS Wheelchair Fencing Grand Prix - Hong Kong  2013 kicked off today (18 December) at Ma On Shan Sports Centre. Four gold medals were at stake on the first day of the event.

After first day of competition, China tops the medal table with three golds, a silver and three bronzes followed by France with a gold. Hong Kong is third with two silver and a bronze.
 

18/12 Official Results & 19/12 Competition Schedule

 17-12-2013

IWAS 輪椅劍擊格蘭披治賽 - 香港站 2013 賽事明天展開

IWAS 輪椅劍擊格蘭披治賽 - 香港站 2013 明日起至本週六(18-21/12/2013)於馬鞍山體育館舉行。明日將舉行男子個人(A)重劍、男子個人(B)重劍、

女子個人(A)花劍及女子個人(B)花劍賽事。作為亞洲區內唯一輪椅劍擊國際賽事,賽事將吸引18個國家及地區超過170名選手及隨隊職員參加。

香港站比賽將是香港繼19942006年及2012年後主辦的世界級輪椅劍撃賽事。各運動員亦已準備就緒,於明天在賽場上一較高下,賽事資料可參考賽會官方網頁,賽事免費入場,歡迎各界人士到場參觀。

 6-12-2013
Welcome Message

On behalf of the Organizing Committee, I extend my warmest welcome to all fencers and officials for participating in The IWAS Wheelchair Fencing Grand Prix – Hong Kong 2013. My special thank to Mr. Jakub Nowicki, the newly elected Chairman of IWAS Wheelchair Fencing for attending this important competition.

 

The Hong Kong Paralympic Committee & Sports Association for the Physically Disabled is honored to be one of the 3 host cities of the newly inaugurated Wheelchair Fencing Grand Prix event.

We are extremely delighted that a record breaking 111 fencers from 18 countries and territories are in Hong Kong taking part in the finale wheelchair fencing event of the year. The Organizing Committee is endeavored to facilitate the best competition platform for athletes to perform their utmost during the 4 days competitions.

The hosting of the Wheelchair Fencing Grand Prix – Hong Kong 2013 is not possible without the enthusiastic support from the Hong Kong Government as well as the local community. I would take this opportunity to thank all supporting organizations, technical officials, and volunteers for their contributions and commitment to ensure the success of the event. A very special thank to Kingston International School for their timely and generous donation.

I wish all participants good luck in the competitions and a pleasant stay in Hong Kong.

Martin LAM
Chairman, Organizing Committee