North Sydney Technical High School William Ronald - 1967 Olympic Fencer; 001-000...

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North Sydney Technical High School
William Ronald - 1967
Olympic Fencer

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WILLIAM RONALD - 1967 - OLYMPIC FENCER
North Sydney Technical High School
Olympic Games Representative

Whilst a student at this school, he became the New South Wales and the Australian Junior Foil Champion in 1964, 1965 and 1966: On three occasions he won the New South Wales Open Foil and Open Epee Championships. He became the Australian Open Foil Champion in 1968 and the Australian Open Epee Champion in 1969. A member of the Australian National Foil Team and the Australian National Epee Team on three occasions.

Selected to represent Australia at the Olympic Games, Mexico in 1968 and the Edinburgh Commonwealth Games in 1970 being rewarded with a silver medal in the foil teams event.
Currently president of the Oceania Fencing Federation, the Australian Fencing
Federation and a member of the Executive Committee of the International
Federation. Awarded the OAM in 1993

Year of leaving: 1967

Medium and Materials

Framed photograph

Measurements

350cm x 450cm

Object Type

Framed colour photograph with text

Object number

001-0008

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