Womenís Epee Ė 29 fencers: Jenny Hope (NZL) put together a very clean and tidy first round of five straight victories, coming out as 4th seed for the incomplete DE of 32. A bye in the 32 put Jenny straight into the last 16 where she convincingly overcame Jackie Budaniak (NSW) 15-8 then put away Di Nash (NSW) 15-7 in the quarter final. Jenny then lost in the semi final to the eventual winner and ex Wellington fencer Sarah Osvath 7-15.
Womenís Sabre- 9 fencers: Katherine Taylor (NZL) in the first round poule had two victories 5-3 and 5-0 but had no answer to Harriet Jordanís 5-0 victory over her. This gave Katherine 4th seed and a bye for the first round of the incomplete DE of 16. In a very close quarter final bout Katherine took the winning hit at 14-13 for a two point victory, 15-13, over 5th seed LIM Beng Hui of Singapore. Katherine was then convincingly defeated in the semi final 4-15 by the a too strong and eventual gold medal winner DU Min Yi (NSW).