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By: Beth Davidson

Want to try a fun way to be fitter? With friends or family? Fencing is a great way to improve cardiovascular fitness, strength, flexibility, core-stability, speed and MENTAL AGILITY, without event knowing it! More fun than going to the gym! North East Fencing in partnership with local clubs have session for all abilities and is suitable for ages 8 and beyond!…

By: Beth Davidson

Drop-in 4 Fencing is open to fencers and non-fencers who would like fence with their friends! This is not a club session, it is open to anybody over the age of 18 and only £8 per hour including equipment if you don’t have any! All instruction is available to show you the moves and tactics, all you need to do…

By: Beth Davidson

First Name Surname Leo Zhang Dominic Stephenson John Kemp Bryan Tate Jackson Prout Owen Atkinson Chris Cranston-Selby Gabrielle Smithies Nathaniel Smithies Oliver Hopkins Michael Galan-Diaz Ruby King Rebecca Conner Ruby Smith Mitchel Scott Fern Rainstrick Ben Olver Chris Taylor Lochlan Cairns Sean Mulloy Thomas Milburn Andrew Whitton Raymond Geng Zack Sefton Rachel Conner Clementine Cooper Paul Maxwell Paul Sutherland John…

By: Beth Davidson

North East Region England Fencing Regional BYC Qualifiers 18th March 2017  This competition is to select fencers for the British Youth Championships final taking place at the EIS in Sheffield, on 29th April-1st May 2017. Those who finish in the top 4 of these Regional Qualifiers will be entered by the North East and will represent that region nationally. Fencers…

By: Beth Davidson

Chris Cranston-Selby on the top of the podium Many of our fencers were competing this weekend with veteran and senior events! The first was for Laszlo’s Fencing with Rachel Connor taking the silver in the epee at the Leeds Open. At the same event Anton Pollard and Stephanie Land also took silver in the Men’s Epee and Women’s Sabre. Internationally Chris…

By: Beth Davidson

Notice of AGM The North East Region England Fencing would like to invite the fencing community in the Region to the AGM taking place on the 11th December from 6pm. Location The Rose Tree pub Shincliffe Durham If you are interested in standing for a position on the Committee, please contact the Chairperson, Marie Liston marie.liston@scs.co.uk Tel. 07860103698. There is…

By: Beth Davidson

Saturday 10th December Sunday 11th December 9.30am – 11.30pm U13 Mixed Foil Challenge 11.00am – 6.00pm Senior Women’s Foil Championships (13+) 11.00am Veteran Over 60s mixed Foil 12.30pm – 6.00pm Senior Men’s Foil Championships (13+) DOWNLOAD ENTRY FORM 9.30am – 6.00pm Senior Regional Epee and Sabre Championships (13 and over) 9.30 – 6pm Over 60s Mixed Epee and Sabre Championships…

By: Beth Davidson

2nd Right Duncan Rowlands This week has been the Veterans World Championships in Stalsund in Germany where the top fencers over the age of 50 take part in their specialist weapon. 3 fencers from the North East and also representing Laszlo’s Fencing Club were selected for team GB. Duncan Rowlands for O50 Sabre, Anton Pollard in the O60 Epee and…

By: Beth Davidson

North Britain Team – Veterans Winton Cup – 24/25th September 2016 Captain’s Report Well we did it!!!!  Against all odds and after seven long years of clutching the wooden spoon, this year, the amazing Team from North Britain, rose to the dizzy heights of third place! In addition, one of our Team, Sheila Anderson, won the Frank Mills Trophy.  This…

By: Beth Davidson

NEWCASTLE FENCING CENTRE COMPETITIONS: http://www.newcastlefencingsportstrust.org/competitions/ U20 BRC Foil 22/23 October This is a British Ranking Foil Competition for foilists under 20 and over 13 as of 1/1/17. BRC U20 FOIL 22/23 OCTOBER Newcastle Open Competition Saturday 19 November This is an Epee open competition for epeeists of all ages over 13 as of 1/1/16. There is a cash prize for…

By: Beth Davidson