Reading Fencing clubs is always active with competitions against ourseleves and other clubs in the region.
Welcome to all those who attended their first lesson in fencing, who joined our September beginners course. New to the sport and fancy having a go? Check Courses section.
Our next beginner course starts on Monday 2 September. We still have a few places left, so if you're new to the sport and interested in having a go check out the Courses section, and contact us now!
A return match vs Royal Military Academy Sandhurst (RMAS) is going to be held on Saturday 19 October hosted by RMAS - with fencing starting at 1330 and expected to finish by 1630. The plan is to field three mixed teams of 3-4 fencers each. If you're interested in fencing, contact Phil at the Club or email us. For those who have not competed at the Club before, this would be a great opportunity. Fencers of all abilities are welcome! There will be experienced fencers on the day to help you.
Well done to Alain who defended the Ep?e Club's Lavradio Cup this weekend, with Philippe finishing third.
Well done to Alain and Philippe B who came 1st and 2nd respectively at the Ep?e Club's Lefroy Cup, held in the baking-hot gardens of The Hurlingham yesterday.
A reminder that next Wednesday (10 July) we'll be holding the Club AGM. All those on the current committee have put their names forward for next year, with no new nominations received. The AGM will take place as promptly and quickly as possible, with fencing to resume as soon as the meeting concludes. Please come along we've some important things to talk about!
Well done to all those on our current beginner course who passed their Grade 1 exam yesterday evening. Are you new to the sport? Take a look at the courses page to find out how to enroll on our next course starting in September.
A reminder that Southern Region is running several events on Sunday 7 July, aimed at fencers and parents. These include: training day in epee, foil or sabre; armourer's course; referee's course. All events are being held at St. Gabriel's School, Newbury, and for more details check out the Southern Region website here.