The Inaugural Schools National Fencing Championship 2016 was held at the MAS Arena Auditorium – Royal College, Colombo.
The Girls Champions were Visakha,Colombo with 05 Gold, 02 Silver & 03 Bronze medals.Runners Up – Princess of Wales, Moratuwa. 03rd Place – Mahawatta MV, Kandy. Best fencer – Chathuni Karunaratne of Princess of Wales, Moratuwa.
In the Boys category, Royal, Colombo won the Championship bagging 04 Gold, 02 Silver & 09 Bronze medals. The Runners Up were Mahawatta MV, Kandy while Yatiena MV, Malwana ended up in 03rd Place. Best Fencer was S Avishka of the National School, Pannala.