COUPE CURACAO 2013
The much awaited Coupe Curacao 2013 will be held in Willemstad at the sports/auditorium of International School. This event will be participated in by experienced and veteran fencers from the Caribbean and the U.S.
Sporters met het zweet nog op hun voorhoofd. We trekken ze van het sportveld, van de dansvloer, van de fiets, uit de sportschool of het water. Dit keer met schermster Marivia Tuast. |read more
ESGRIMA:JORDAN ISENIA KAMPION DI KORSOU RIBA E ARMA SPADA
Den e weekend ku ta tras di lomba, e federashon di esgrima di Korsou a tene su kampionato lokal riba e armana di spada. Diestres (13) esgrimista a enfrenta otro pa e titulo di spada mas haltu di Korsou.
WELCOME TO COUPE CURACAO.
We hereby gladly invite you to the 4th. International Friendship Veterans Fencing Tournament, Coupe Curaçao 2013. Which will be held in April 5-7th, 2013, here in Willemstad, Curaçao.
We are working towards a vacation combining it with a most relaxed and friendly tournament on our beautiful island. A chance to meet other veterans fencers, which you might not meet regularly.
Looking forward to have a bigger and better tournament, to welcome back our friends and meeting new ones.
Committee Coupe Curaçao 2013
Curaçao is an island in the southern Caribbean Sea, off the Venezuelan coast. The Island Territory of Curaçao which includes the main island plus the small, uninhabited island of Klein Curaçao ("Little Curaçao"), is one of five island territories of the Netherlands Antilles, and as such, is a part of the Kingdom of the Netherlands. Its capital is Willemstad.
CURACAO FENCING HISTORY
DUTCH COLONIAL PERIOD (1634-1954): CURACAO AND OTHER ISLANDS FORM ONE DUTCH OVERSEAS TERRITORY SPORT AFFAIRS RULED IN HOLLAND
- 1936, Introduction of modern Olympic fencing in Curacao
- 1965, Sports affairs from central level now decentralized to island level
- 1950, Founding of National Fencing Federation (Nederlands Antilliaanse Amateur Scherm Bond: NAASB)
MEET THE FENCERS...
Henry Da Silva, 95
Every two months we will interview one of our fencer friends from around the World. This time we will introduce to you one of our very own, Mr. Henry Da Silva, 95 years, former English, Spanish & Mathematics teacher.
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