The M8 Open

Fencing Tournament


The organisers would like to thank the following organisations and individuals for their generous contributions of time, equipment and money which all helped to make this, the M8 Open, a very successful competition.

LEON PAUL SCOTLAND.          - For the loan of electric equipment

WALLACE FENCING                 - For loan of aluminium piste and electric boxes

GLASGOW UNIVERSITY FC    - For the loan of electric equipment.

Holleran Butchers, Linlithgow,     - for special deals.

Oliphant Bakery, Linlithgow          - for special deals.

and Hogan’s Fine Foods, Falkirk   - for special deals.

Elaine Kellett,                            -  For the smooth running of Directoire Technique

Keith and Katya Davidson.        -  For the smooth running of Directoire Technique

Paul Thomson                            -  Armoury

Ruth Thomson                           -   Canteen and First Aid.

Robin Thomson                         -   Canteen and personal shopper

Sheila, Anna, Lorraine               -   Who made soup, home baking and braved the cold

 and Catriona                                   outside to cook and serve us yummy rolls,     


Keith Davidson,                       -   Refereeing finals.

Andrew Winter                        -   Refereeing finals.

Matt Pocock                             -   Refereeing finals.

Alexandre Arbelet                   -   Refereeing finals.

Calum De St Croix                  -   Refereeing finals.

To Robin, Paul, and Catriona Thomson, Elaine Kellett, Calum and Morag De Ste Croix, David Moody, Jack Douglas, Ross Manson, Findlay Reynolds and the Shetland FC possie who all helped with the set up.

And to everyone who helped with the dismantling, especially  Shetland, Heriot-Watt and Dundee Uni -  a big thank-you.

And finally to all the fencers who made this such a good  competition.

Thank–you all and see you again next year.