Transition Year Students at Cistercian College Join Interschool Fencing Programme

From this September the Interschool Fencing Championship will include the Cistercian College in Roscrea. Set in the eight hundred acre campus of Mount Saint Joseph Abbey, the College is surrounded by open fields, woodland and forest and is a unique setting that promotes common experience, camaraderie, friendship, trust and honesty between students and adults.

The school has a well-regarded and highly-competitive sports program with teams teams competing at a high level in both Hurling and Rugby. 2019 will be the first year the College has included Fencing in their Curriculum, in a move which underlines their commitment to sporting diversity.