MX23RW : Sunday, June 20 07:52:04| >> :600:64886628:64886628:

Fencing's 'old man' Ivan Trevejo aims for Rio Olympics after Baku gold

French fencer Ivan Trevejo will set his sights on the Rio Olympics after success at the European Games.

French fencer Ivan Trevejo has his eye on the Olympic squad for the Rio 2016 Olympics after victory at the European Games.

The 43-year-old took gold in the men's individual epee yesterday after beating Russia's Sergey Khodos in the final.

"I'm the oldest in the competition and I gave the youngsters a lesson today, so hopefully I can continue in this dynamic way," Trevejo told reporters.

"My goal is Rio. I know that it is going to be difficult because there are only four places in the team and we have so many strong fencers."

Cuban-born Trevejo will be in action once more on Saturday, when France take part in the team epee competition.

ID:230199: cacheID:230199:1false2false3false:QQ:: from db desktop :LenBod:restore:1335:
Restore Data
Share this article now:
Did you know...?
Sports Mole logo
Read Next:
Result: Ivan Trevejo wins fencing gold for France

rhs 2.0
Euro 2020 fixtures
Sunday, June 20, 2021
Monday, June 21, 2021
Tuesday, June 22, 2021
Wednesday, June 23, 2021
Todays Game Header Right

Subscribe to our Newsletter

Transfer Talk Daily
Match previews - twice weekly
Morning Briefing (7am UTC)
Ultra close-up image of Kevin De Bruyne [NOT FOR USE IN ARTICLES]Get the latest transfer news, match previews and news direct to your inbox!