MANILA – Actor and Epee fencer Richard Gomez won a gold medal at the Asian Master’s Fencing Championship organized by the Fencing Confederation of Asia.
Gomez took to Instagram his joy in winning the first-ever Asian fencing tournament.
“Thank you, Lord! Thank you for the support of my teammates and coach Benny. Thank you for the continuous support of my lovely wife Lucy Torres-Gomez,” his caption read.
Aside from Gomez, Foil fencer Leny Reyes also bagged a gold medal in the fencing event. Both were members of the Philippine Fencing Association.
The competition was held at the PhilSports Complex in Pasig City.