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By: Beth Davidson

FOIL LPJS 2014 U9 Boys Foil Durham LPJS 2014 U9 Girls Foil Durham LPJS 14 U11 Boys Foil Durham LPJS 2014 U11 Girls Foil Durham LPJS 2014 U13 Boys Foil Durham LPJS 2014 U13 Girls Foil Durham LPJS 2014 U15 Boys Foil Durham LPJS 2014 U15 Girls Foil EPEE Durham LPJS 2014 U11 Boys Epee Durham LPJS 2014 U13 Boys…

By: Beth Davidson

Newcastle Fencing Club coach Iain Aberdeen completed the huge challenge and completed the equivalent of 5 marathons in hot dessart in the Marathon des Sables on Friday 11th April. http://www.darbaroud.com/en/2014-edition/the-race.html Iain took up this the Sahara desert challenge is in aid of two North East based charities: the Children’s Heart Unit at the Freeman and Newcastle Fencing and Sports Trust….

By: Beth Davidson

  The Refereeing Qualifications for British Fencing are as follows: 1– Basic Referee Has an understanding of the role of a referee and has demonstrated the ability to apply the rules to a bout. 2 – Referee Demonstrated ability to referee during the poules and early DE rounds of Open competitions. 3– National Referee Demonstrated ability to referee from thepoules to the final of a medium sized Open competition. 4 – Senior National Referee Demonstrated ability to referee at any level of a national competition. DOWNLOAD FULL DOCUMENT

By: Beth Davidson

  This weekend saw many fencers from the North East compete at the British Veteran National Championships taking place in Gloucester.  This annual event is where all the best fencers in the over 40 age categories fight it out to be National Champion and secure a place on the GB team for the European Veteran Championships in May. The first day of competition was devoted…

By: Beth Davidson

Tyne and Wear Sport has launched the Club Bursary Scheme with the aim of providing clubs with the opportunity to increase and retain new participants and improve the current situation within their club.   Grants of between £100 and £500 will be available with a specific focus on providing clubs with the opportunity to purchase: •           Equipment – for example,…

By: Beth Davidson

Advanced Apprenticeship in Sporting excellence (AASE) 2014-15 Download application AASEExpressionofInterestform14-15Fencing AASE Information British Fencing is committed to providing fencers with opportunities to improve performance and develop as individuals in a cost effective way. We have worked with up with SkillsActive and South Gloucestershire and Stroud College (SGS) to offer you the chance of being part of and achieving the Advanced Apprenticeship in Sporting…

By: Beth Davidson

MARIE MATHESON TO BE THE NEW PRESIDENT At the close of nominations there was only one valid nomination and therefore Marie Matheson and Peter Smith are deemed elected to serve as President and Deputy President for a term of four years following the next AGM Details of the England Fencing AGM will be announced shortly. Marie is the North East…

By: Beth Davidson

TRANSPARENT MASKS BANNED FROM MARCH 2014 28th January 2014 TRANSPARENT MASKS BANNED FROM MARCH 2014 Complying with the decision taken by the FIE (International Fencing Federation) at its Congress last November, British Fencing is banning the use of transparent (“Vision”) masks for all fencing with metal weapons.  The ban comes into force on 1st March, 2014.

By: Beth Davidson

Boys’s U16 sabre  Ranking  Name  First name  Country  Club  1  Clyde Max   Street Swords Girls U18 Sabre  Ranking  Name  First name  Country  Club  1  EDWARDS Grace  Laszlos Fencing  

By: Beth Davidson

BRITISH FENCING OFFER SUBSIDISED CPD WORKSHOPS TO REGISTERED COACHES In order to help reduce the financial barriers for coaches, British Fencing are making funds available to registered coaches to attend selected CPD workshops offered by sportscoach UK at a subsided rate. The workshops and there subsidy are:     50% – A Guide To Mentoring Sports Coaches 50% – How…