International Success for Jess

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Jess Corby (second from right), made it through to the gala semi-finals and final of the Camden International, having won all her matches.

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In the semi-final, with the score at 8-8, her opponent retired injured.

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Jess fenced well in the final, but it was to be silver medal for her.

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On day two, Jess played a pivotal role in driving Team GB to the gold medal, beating teams from Bulgaria, Belgium and a surprise joint Roumania/Greece team who put out the favoured Swiss in the semi-final.

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A great weekend’s work that almost certainly secures her place at the World Cadet Fencing Championships in a couple of months time.

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