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By: Beth Davidson

Newcastle Fencing and Sports Trust are holding an Easter Training camp on 7,8 and 9 April at Newcastle Fencing Centre – please follow attached link to download a form. http://www.newcastlefencingsportstrust.org/news/

By: Beth Davidson

Dates: Foil 28th March 2015,  epee and sabre 29th March 2015 Venue: Graham Sports Centre, Durham University, Maiden Castle, Durham. DH1 3SE    [GOOGLE MAP] NB. There is a park run also planned at the sports centre so car parking may be difficult! Cafe on site for purchase of food and drinks! Leon Paul stand available Safety guidelines and equipment…

By: Beth Davidson

Two North East fencers became National Champions at this weekend’s Veteran Championships held in Gloucester. Beth Davidson from Darlington and Christopher Farren from Pittington proved they were the best in the over 40 year old category of the fencing weapon of sabre. For Chris this was the first time he took gold at this event by beating the 2013 winner Rob Penton,…

By: Beth Davidson

North East BYC Qualifier Competition – Results Date: Saturday 14th March 2015 Venue: Cardinal Hume Catholic School, Old Durham Road, Gateshead, NE9 6RZ [Map]  U12 Boys Foil Rank  Name  First name QUAL  Club  1  EHTESHAMI  Kasra   Yes  LASZLOS FENCING  2  LI  Tiger    U10  LASZLOS FENCING  3  BELL  Alfie   U10  LASZLOS FENCING  3  BROWN  Benedict Yes  LASZLOS FENCING  5  GENG…

By: Beth Davidson

Well done to Tom Dickson who won bronze at the National Championships U20 Men’s Epee event , Tori Hide won bronze at the British Championship U17 Ladies Epee from Newcastle Fencing Club and Hannah Nesbitt who won the bronze in the U20 Ladies Epee event! All results can be found here http://fencingnortheast.org/ne_region_byc_qual_2015/  

By: Beth Davidson

Regional Coaches and Fencers You are invited to nominate qualified and available fencers or yourself for selection to the Regional Team for the Senior Winton Cup Competition being held on the weekend of 4th + 5th July 2015 Venue: Lee Westwood Sports Centre, Clifton Campus, Nottingham Trent University Nottingham DOWNLOAD NOMINATION FORM WintonCup invitation letter 2015 FACEBOOK PAGE https://www.facebook.com/events/1555642124683502/ General Structure The…

By: Beth Davidson

North East fencers Matt Dickinson and Maddie Whitfield have been selected to represent Great Britain in the 2015 European Cadet Championships in Maribor, Slovenia at the end of February! Both fencers train at Laszlos Fencing based at the Fencing Centre located at Durham University and coached by Hungarian Professor Laszlo Jakab. Matt Dickinson recently came 5th in an international competition…

By: Beth Davidson

Selection Criteria EF U15 trips 2015.16

By: Beth Davidson

Four fencers from Durham’s leading fencing club have been selected for Great Britain’s foil U17 team competing in Poznan in Poland in January! Georgia Webb, Maddy Brown, Maddy Whitfield and Pheobe Hughes who train at Laszlo’s Fencing Club at Maiden Castle in Durham, were top of the National Rankings when selection time came. Under the watchful tuition of the ex-National…

By: Beth Davidson

As fencing takes its seasonal break, for GB’s Paralympian Gemma Collis in a qualifying year the focus is even higher on getting all those important results on the world stage! Since all funding was cut for the GB team Gemma who lives and trains in Durham with Laszlo Jakab, she has to fund all of her training and competition season!…