|1920 Salle Giandomenici international women's fencing competition|
|Location||Scheveningen, the Netherlands|
|Dates||2 July 1920 (evening)|
The 1920 Salle Giandomenici international women's fencing competition was a women's international fencing competition in the Netherlands in the evening of 2 July 1920 at the Palace Hotel, Scheveningen. The competition was organized the fencing academy of Giovanni Giandomenici, the Salle Giandomenici with support of the Dutch Fencing Association. Fencers from the Netherlands, France and Denmark competed against each other, during 5-days fencing week.
Competition[change | change source]
The match was attended by a "large audience". In the audience were many diplomats and many women of the high class.
Results[change | change source]
|3||Esther Bekkers-Lopes Cardozo||Netherlands|
|5||R. Lopes Cardozo||Netherlands|
After the competition Colonel Baron van der Cappelen awarded the prizes. Other noteworthy staff members of the evening were W. P. Graaf van Bylandt, jhr. J. D. H. de Beaufort and captain G. van Rossem.
Related pages[change | change source]
References[change | change source]
- "La grande semaine d'escrime de Schéveninque". La gazette de Hollande (in French). 5 July 1920. Retrieved 1 August 2022 – via Delpher.
- "Schermen". De nieuwe courant (in Dutch). 4 July 1920. Retrieved 1 August 2022 – via Delpher.
- "Ned. Amateurs Schermbond". Algemeen Handelsblad (in Dutch). 4 July 1920. Retrieved 1 August 2022 – via Delpher.