Kruse Becomes Lion of Bonn

PRESS RELEASE: ZFW’S RICHARD KRUSE WINS FENCING WORLD CUP IN GERMANY

Date: Monday, November 19, 2018 – FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE


ZFW fencer Richard Kruse has kicked off the competitive international season with a commanding gold-medal win in Germany at the Bonn Men’s Foil World Cup.


The north London fencer, who is ranked second in the world and who trains with ZFW Fencing Club head coach and founder Ziemek Wojciechowski, commanded the day. The November 9 competition saw nearly 240 fencers representing some three dozen countries come en garde. Kruse was the senior member of a GB squad of 12, which also included ZFW’s Dominic De Almeida.