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Inspired by the Olympics? Start Fencing sessions in the North East

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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! Just contact the club for suitability and availability.  CLICK HERE FOR NE CLUBFINDER

All specialist fencing equipment is included and coaches are registered with British Fencing.  Participants need to wear tracksuit type trousers and trainers.  A spare t-shirt may also needed!

PRINT THE FENCING CLUB DIRECTORY

For information, contact Beth Davidson  beth4fencing@aol.com 07834884194

 

BEGINNER CLASSES AVAILABLE

STREET SWORDS / DARLINGTON SWORD CLUB@ Darlington Dolphin Centre

Venue: The Sports Hall, Darlington Dolphin Centre, Horsemarket, Darlington. DL1 5RP

Cost: Under 11yrs £3 Over 11 yrs £3.50

When:  11th September 2017 – July 2018

Days and ages:  Mondays. Ages 8yrs-11yrs 5.30-7pm    Ages 11 yrs and over 7.15-8.30pm

Contact: Beth Davidson Tel. 07834884194 E-mail: beth4fencing@aol.com

Website: www.street-swords.org

 

DURHAM SHINCLIFFE @ Fencing Centre Durham University

Venue: Graham Sports Centre, Maiden Castle, Durham DH1 3SE [GOOGLE MAP]

Cost: £63 per Quarter

When: From 6th September 2017 to July 2018

Days and Age Groups:

For Ages 14+  Wednesdays, Thursdays  7.30pm – 9.00pm.

For Ages 11yrs to 13yrs Mondays 5pm-7pm

Contact: Carole Seheult Email: c.seheult@btinternet.com Tel. 07810810380

Website: http://fencingnortheast.org/durham-fencing-centre/

 

DURHAM BELMONT@ Phoenix Fencing Club

Venue: Belmont Comprehensive School, Buckinghamshire Road, Belmont, Durham, DH1 2QP

Cost: £5

When: All year

Days and Age groups: Thursdays. Ages 8yrs and over 7-9pm

Contact: Chris Morton,  E-mail: chris@shawsavill.co.uk

Website: www.durhamphoenixfencing.wix.com

 

DURHAM WINGATE @ East Durham Fencing Club

Venue: Wellfield Community School, North Road East, Wingate. TS28 5AX

Cost: £5

When: September to July

Days and Age groups: Mondays. Ages 8yrs and over 6.30-8.30pm

Contact: Richard Foster  E-mail: richard-forster3@tiscali.co.uk

 

CUMBRIA@ Herdwick Fencing Club

Venue: Cockermouth School, Castlegate Drive, Cockermouth. CA13 9HF

Days: Fridays 7.30-9.30 All ages

When: From September

Contact: Steve Hannah Email: midtown31@hotmail.com

 

 

HEXHAM @ Tynedale Fencing Club

Venue: Wentworth Leisure Centre, Wentworth Park, Hexham, NE46 3PD

When: From 19th Sept 2017

Days and Age groups: Tuesdays 4-6pm Juniors 6-8 Adults

Contact: tynedalefencingclub@gmail.com

 

MIDDLESBROUGH @ Teesside Fencing Club

Venue: Breckon Hill Community Centre, Breckon Hill Road, Middlesbrough. TS4 2DS [GOOGLE MAP]

Cost: £30 for 6 Weeks

Days and Age groups: Thursdays 6.15pm – 8.00pm.   Ages 11yrs and over

Contact: Paul Maxwell Email: psmaxwell@sky.com  Tel: 07710461392

Website: www.teessidefencingclub.moonfruit.com

 

NEWCASTLE @ Newcastle Fencing Club

Venue: Unit B3 Benfield Business Park, Benfield Road, Newcastle. NE6 4NQ

Days: Monday-Saturdays

Contact: enquiries@newcastlefencingsportstrust.org

Website: www.newcastlefencingsportstrust.org

 

NEWCASTLE @ Lindisfarne Fencing Club

Venue: Unit B3 Benfield Business Park, Benfield Road, Newcastle. NE6 4NQ

Days: Mondays 7pm-9pm All ages

Contact: Janet Person E-mail: pearson1942@btinternet.com

 

SALTBURN @ Teesside Fencing Club

Venue:  SKELTON DE BRUS ADULT EDUCATION CENTRE, MARSKE LANE SKELTON. SALTBURN. TS12 2HA [GOOGLE MAP]

Cost: £30 for 6 Weeks

Days and Age groups: Tuesdays 6.15pm – 8.00pm.   Ages 11yrs and over

Contact: Paul Maxwell Email: psmaxwell@sky.com  Tel: 07710461392

Website: www.teessidefencingclub.moonfruit.com

 

WASHINGTON@ Washington Fencing Club

Venue: Oxclose Community Academy, Dilston Close, Oxclose Village, Washington. NE38 OLN

Days: Tuesdays 6.30-8.30pm  8yrs and over

When: From September – July

Contact: Gary Mills E-mail: gary.mills3@ntlworld.com

 

CONTACT THE CLUBS DIRECT TO CHECK FOR AVAILABILITY AND SUITABILITY OF FENCING.

Places are subject to availability and allocated on a first come, first served basis.

 

 

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