2006 European Fencing Championships

The 2006 European Seniors Fencing Championship was held in İzmir, Turkey, between 4 July and 9 July 2006. The event, sanctioned by the European Fencing Confederation (EFC), was organized by the Turkish Fencing Federation (TEF). 382 senior fencers from 37 European countries competed in the championship's foil, épée, and sabre events. Russia was the most successful nation, followed by Hungary and Romania. This was the first time that the championship was hosted by Turkey.

European Seniors Fencing 2006 Izmir logo

VenueEdit

İzmir is the third largest city of Turkey. The competitions took place in İzmir Halkapınar Sport Hall, a multi-purpose hall with a capacity of around 9,000 persons, completed in 2005.

Medal summaryEdit

Men's eventsEdit

Event Gold Silver Bronze
Foil   Ralf Bißdorf (GER)   Richard Kruse (GBR)   Brice Guyart (FRA)
  Benjamin Kleibrink (GER)
Épée   Iván Kovács (HUN)   Bastien Sicot (FRA)   Alfredo Rota (ITA)
  Pavel Kolobkov (RUS)
Sabre   Aleksey Yakimenko (RUS)   Volodymyr Lukashenko (UKR)   Julien Pillet (FRA)
  Florin Zalomir (ROU)
Team foil   France
Sébastien Coutant
Brice Guyart
Grégory Koenig
Térence Joubert
  Poland
Wojciech Szuchnicki
Radosław Glonek
Sławomir Mocek
Michał Majewski
  Russia
Andrey Deyev
Youri Moltchan
Sergey Tikhonov
Dmitriy Petrov
Team épée   Hungary
Gábor Boczkó
Iván Kovács
Géza Imre
Attila Fekete
  Poland
Robert Andrzejuk
Krzysztof Mikołajczak
Tomasz Motyka
Adam Wiercioch
  Italy
Stefano Carozzo
Alfredo Rota
Paolo Milanoli
Diego Confalonieri
Team sabre   Romania
Mihai Covaliu
Rareș Dumitrescu
Constantin Sandu
Florin Zalomir
  Hungary
Zsolt Nemcsik
Tamás Decsi
Balázs Lengyel
Balázs Lontay
  Russia
Aleksey Yakimenko
Aleksey Frosin
Stanislav Pozdnyakov
Nikolay Kovalev

Women's eventsEdit

Event Gold Silver Bronze
Foil   Ianna Rouzavina (RUS)   Elisa Di Francisca (ITA)   Claudia Pigliapoco (ITA)
  Anna Rybicka (POL)
Épée   Claudia Bokel (GER)   Tatiana Logunova (RUS)   Nadiya Kazimirchuk (UKR)
  Anca Măroiu (ROU)
Sabre   Sofiya Velikaya (RUS)   Olha Kharlan (UKR)   Ilaria Bianco (ITA)
  Bogna Jóźwiak (POL)
Team foil   Russia
Svetlana Boyko
Julia Khakimova
Ianna Rouzavina
Aida Shanayeva
  Romania
Roxana Scarlat
Cristina Ghiță
Cristina Stahl
  Poland
Karolina Chlewińska
Sylwia Gruchała
Magdalena Mroczkiewicz
Anna Rybicka
Team épée   Romania
Ana Maria Brânză
Loredana Iordăchioiu
Iuliana Măceșeanu
Anca Măroiu
  Hungary
Adrienn Hormay
Tímea Nagy
Emese Szász
Hajnalka Toth
  Germany
Claudia Bokel
Imke Duplitzer
Britta Heidemann
Marijana Markovic
Team sabre   Russia
Sofiya Velikaya
Yekaterina Fedorkina
Yekaterina Dyachenko
Yelena Nechayeva
  Poland
Bogna Jóźwiak
Aleksandra Socha
Irena Więckowska
Lidia Sołtys
  France
Anne-Lise Touya
Solenne Mary
Léonore Perrus
Cécile Argiolas

Medal tableEdit

RankNationGoldSilverBronzeTotal
1  Russia5139
2  Hungary2204
3  Romania2125
4  Germany2024
5  France1135
6  Poland0336
7  Ukraine0213
8  Italy0145
9  Great Britain0101
Totals (9 nations)12121842

ResultsEdit

MenEdit

Individual foilEdit

 
Semi-finalsFinal
 
      
 
 
 
 
  Richard Kruse15
 
 
 
  Brice Guyart11
 
  Ralf Bißdorf15
 
 
 
  Richard Kruse7
 
  Ralf Bißdorf15
 
 
  Benjamin Kleibrink13
 

Individual épéeEdit

 
Semi-finalsFinal
 
      
 
 
 
 
  Bastien Sicot15
 
 
 
  Pavel Kolobkov5
 
  Bastien Sicot8
 
 
 
  Iván Kovács15
 
  Iván Kovács15
 
 
  Alfredo Rota9
 

Individual sabreEdit

 
Semi-finalsFinal
 
      
 
 
 
 
  Volodymyr Lukashenko15
 
 
 
  Julien Pillet11
 
  Volodymyr Lukashenko11
 
 
 
  Aleksey Yakimenko15
 
  Aleksey Yakimenko15
 
 
  Florin Zalomir14
 

WomenEdit

Individual foilEdit

 
Semi-finalsFinal
 
      
 
 
 
 
  Ianna Rouzavina 14
 
 
 
  Anna Rybicka8
 
  Ianna Rouzavina 15
 
 
 
  Elisa Di Francisca10
 
  Elisa Di Francisca10
 
 
  Claudia Pigliapoco9
 

Individual épéeEdit

 
Semi-finalsFinal
 
      
 
 
 
 
  Claudia Bokel15
 
 
 
  Anca Măroiu8
 
  Claudia Bokel11
 
 
 
  Tatiana Logunova10
 
  Nadiya Kazimirchuk13
 
 
  Tatiana Logunova14
 

Individual sabreEdit

 
Semi-finalsFinal
 
      
 
 
 
 
  Sofiya Velikaya15
 
 
 
  Ilaria Bianco4
 
  Sofiya Velikaya15
 
 
 
  Olha Kharlan14
 
  Olha Kharlan15
 
 
  Bogna Jóźwiak14
 

ReferencesEdit

  • Results at the European Fencing Confederation

External linksEdit