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By: Beth Davidson

This week saw the formal presentation of certificates to scouts who passed their Go Fence for Leaders course that took place in the Washington district last month. 9 Scouts and leaders from Eppleton Scouts and1st Houghon (St Michaels) scout groups, tutored by Scout Leader Paul Sutherland, had to replace their fire sticks with Go Fence swords for this one day course…

By: Beth Davidson

On the 7th and 8th September the annual Veteran’s Winton Cup is a clash of regions for those aged 40 and over, trying to take this prestigious title  at Lilleshawl near Telford.  Team Manager, Carole Seheult negotiated with fencers from Scotland and Cumbria to create a true ‘North Britain’ fencing team, bristling with talent such as 9 time Commonwealth representative George…

By: Beth Davidson

Fencing North East has been recognised by Prime Minister David Cameron with a Big Society Award!  This publicly nominiated award is for UK organisations who focus upon three specific areas: Outstanding Contribution to Community – People, projects and organisations that enable communities to drive change themselves – Projects and organisations that allow the community to identify solutions – People, projects…

By: Beth Davidson

Support for fencing parents Being a parent of a fencer is can be sometimes seem a lonely place, wondering which club, competition to go to or which equipment is the best for your child! North East Region England Fencing in partnership with British Fencing is here to help perents to navigate through this with the appointment of local represtentative Alan…

By: Beth Davidson

 On the 30th+31st August, the Regional Fencing Centre Durham organised a 24hr charity fencing marathon of activities for new and old fencers from 7 to 70!  From 5pm to 5pm, a programme of activities was organised for people to challenge themselves and raise money for Regional fencing and Help for Heroes!  For the new there were Street Sword tasters, for a taste…

By: Beth Davidson

Street Swords aims to bring the sport of fencing to the North East, engaging young people in positive activities, encouraging leadership and learning how to work as a team but most importantly………FENCE! Street Swords Darlington venue: Studio, Dolphin Centre in Darlington (Google Map) Session times are: Mondays 5.30 – 7.00 pm Street Swords Middlesbrough venue: Breckon Hill Community Centre, Breckon Hill Road,…

By: jamesm

 Ranking  Name  First name  Country  Club  1  BROWN  Madeleine  LASZLOS  2  HUGHES  Pheobe  LASZLOS  3  HOME  Amy  SALLE KISS  3  NEWON-HUGHES  Phoebe  SALLE KISS  5  PORTER  Jasmine  THREE RIVERS YOUNG BLADES  6  JONES  Rachel  SALLE KISS  7  ERRINGTON  Kay  SALLE D’ESCRIME NORD  8  HAYNES  Georgia  HARROGATE

By: jamesm

 Ranking  Name  First name  Country  Club  1  DEERING  Maximilian  SALLE BOSTON  2  MORRISON  Duncan  WEST FIFE FENCING CLUB  3  HOWLETT  Edmund  FERNWOOD SWORD CLUB  3  KIRAN  Vishal  LASZLOS  5  WHITTON  Andrew  DURHAM PHOENIX  6  BULL  Isaac  HARROGATE  7  MCANDREW  Finlay  SALLE HOLYROOD  8  TATE  Liam  WASHINGTON  9  WONG  Ethan  LEEDS  10  RUTHERFORD  James  A+C SWORD CLUB  11  GIANNI  Luca  TRYB…

By: jamesm

 Ranking  Name  First name  Country  Club  1  WEEKS  Charity  LASZLOS  2  MOND  Amanda  FIGHTING FIT  3  RAYNER  Phoebe  HYMERS  3  WILLIAMSON  Lucy Belle  SKIPTON  5  WALKER  Matilda  SALLE KISS  6  WILLIAMS-HOWE  Sydney  SALLE KISS

By: jamesm

 Ranking  Name  First name  Country  Club  1  BRADIE  Angus  SALLE HOLYROOD  2  HAYNES  Charles  BRIDLINGTON BLADES  3  CAUGHEY  Murry  SALLE HOLYROOD  3  STEEL  Gabriel  WFFC  5  HOME  Alex  SALLE KISS  6  CRAWFORD  Angus  SALLE HOLYROOD  7  MAY  Oscar  TEAM NEWCASTLE  8  BISHOP  James  SALLE KISS  9  SCOTT  Mitchell  EAST DURHAM  10  CAISLEY  Archie  TEAM NEWCASTLE  11  ERRINGTON  Peter  SALLE D’ESCRIME…