Richard Gomez bags gold at Asian Fencing Championship

By , on August 31, 2015


Epee fencer Richard Gomez and Foil fencer Leny Reyes (Photo from Gomez' official Instagram account)
Epee fencer Richard Gomez and Foil fencer Leny Reyes (Photo from Gomez’ official Instagram account)

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.

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The competition was held at the PhilSports Complex in Pasig City.