Sands Takes Silver in Germany


Halle, Germany

FC Member James Sands placed second in the European Cadet Men’s Foil Circuit this past weekend in Halle, Germany. According to, there were 180 participants from 18 nations in the competition. With this silver medal, Sands continued his strong performances on the European Cadet Circuit, having earned a bronze at the October Cadet event in Budapest, Hungary and a silver last February at the Cadet event in Pisa, Italy. Sands is coached by Simon and Irene Gershon. For more information and results, please visit