Jessica Beer progressed through to the top 64 after the first day of fencing. At the time of writing Jessica begins her first DE 64 bout against Nathalie MOELLHAUSEN (ITA) at 10:20pm NZ time. Now with the inclusion of the top 16 ranked fencers who were exempt the first phase of competition, Jessica is 42nd seed vs Nathalie Moellhausen 23rd seed.
Final placings Jessica Beer 48th, Jennifer Hope 86th - total of 121 fencers competing. Competition won by Sherraine McKay (Canada), Imke Duplitzer (Germany) took silver.