Welcome to Evesham Fencing Club
Evesham Fencing Club extends an open invitation to everyone, beginner to expert, to come and try the Olympic Sport of Fencing with our expert and professional three weapon coach.
A friendly and inclusive Fencing club open to all aged 7+. The club welcomes beginners, experts and returning fencers. Training for the fencing element of Pentathlon is also provided.
Fencing competition start at under 9 and include veterans categories up to 70+ so it’s never to early, or too late, to start.
All the specialist equipment required can be provided, from basic safety kit to state of the art wireless scoring equipment.
Sunday 10th November Welsh Open
Will Osborne 35th in the Men’s Epee
Saturday 9th November Cocks Moors Woods Epee
Ed Norton 37th in the Men’s Epee
Sue makes it into the papers!
Saturday 19th October Belgrade Cadet Epee (Serbia)
Occasional club attendee Florin Mirica took the bronze medal in the Boy’s epee at this European Circuit under 17 event. An excellent result in a field of 106 from 13 countries.
Well done Florin.
Thursday 10th October World Veterans Championship Le Caire (Egypt)
Sue Uff took the Silver medal in the 70+ women’s epee despite being seeded 10th after the pools.
She beat the higher seeded German 10-9 in the last 16, a French woman 10-7 in the last 8, an Australian 10-8 in the semi before going down by one hit to the number 1 seed (From Finland) in the final.
Well done Sue.
18th to 22nd September
Masters European Championships Budapest (Hun)
Ed Norton won gold in the 30+ section of this Pentathlon Event, getting best fence across the whole competition (only dropping 5 hits).
He also gets Gold in the team competition and Silver in the men’s relay event.
One trip, three medals, two gold. Well done Ed.
Dates for your Diary
Tuesday 24th December Unsurprisingly there is no Fencing!
Tuesday 31st December Again, unsurprisingly there is no Fencing!
Sunday 19th January Epee Training Day at King Edwards School Birmingham
Sunday 26th January West Midlands Age Group Epee Championships (U10, U12, U14, U16) at Packwood Hough School, Shropshire
Saturday 8th February West Midlands Age Group Foil Championships (U10, U12, U14, U16) Birmingham
Sunday 9th February West Midlands Senior Championships (age 13+) Birmingham