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By: Beth Davidson

The weekend of the 4th and 5th July saw the inter-Regional championships take place in Nottingham where the best fencers from UK regions come together and battle it out in foil, epee and sabre to be crowned the best! 9 regions were represented on this 2 day event with 486 bouts being fought! For the North East many of our…

By: Beth Davidson

Sarah and Millie are Scottish Epee Champions: Sarah Harvey retained her U17 Epee title and Millie Robson won the U13 Epee competition at the Scottish Youth Championships -well done! http://www.newcastlefencingsportstrust.org/u13-u17-scottish-epee-champions/ Thomas, Tori and Sarah off to UK School Games Sarah Harvey (Scotland) will be competing against her team mate Tori Hide (England) in the UK School Games in September.  Thomas…

By: Beth Davidson

North East Region England Fencing would like to pass on their sincerest condolancies to the family of Barry Flood, who died on Wednesday. Barry was instrumental in the development of fencing in the North East by establishing an elite training centre based at Durham University and bringing in Olympic head coach Laszlo Jakab from Hungary in 1996. Salle Jakab was…

By: Beth Davidson

If you are a volunteer, referee or coach you may need to possess a first aid, safeguarding children,  etc. certificate as part of your British Fencing registration requirements. North Ease Course Finder is a website in which you can find many courses located all over the region. WEB SITE LINK   http://www.necoursefinder.org/  

By: Beth Davidson

  15 year old fencer from East Boldon, Matt Dickinson went on to beat all infront of him at this weekend’s British Youth Championships in Sheffield boys epee event!  50 fencers were in the U16 catagory, representing all regions in the UK.   Matt won all of his initial pool fights to give him a seeding of no 3.  His…

By: Beth Davidson

This weekend saw North East fencers competing in the senior National Championships in Sheffield and Veteran 4 Nations in Cardiff. Beth Davidson was the only representative from the NE selected for the veteran Home Nations competition in Cardiff.  The pathway to gold was wins against Wales, Scotland then Ireland. Beth who represents England is no novice when it comes to…

By: Beth Davidson

 FOIL U15 GIRLS FOIL ClasGeneralU15GF U11 BOYS FOIL ClasGeneralU11BF U11 GIRLS FOILS ClasGeneralU11GF U13 BOYS FOIL ClasGeneralU13BF U 13 GIRLS FOIL ClasGeneralU13GF U 15 BOYS FOIL ClasGeneralU15BF EPEE U15 GIRLS EPEEClasGeneralU15GE U11 BOYS EPEE ClasGeneralU11BE U11 GIRLS EPEE ClasGeneralU11GE U13 BOYS EPEE ClasGeneralU13BE U13 GIRLS EPEE ClasGeneralU13GE U15 BOYS EPEE ClasGeneralU15BE SABRE U15 COMBINED SABRE ClasGeneralU15SC  1  DUNN  Olivia  MARSHALL FENCING U15 GIRLS SABRE U11 COMBINED SABRE ClasGeneralU11SC 1  SAUNDERS  Nicole  MARSHALL FENCING U11 GIRLS…

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/