Reading Fencing clubs is always active with competitions against ourseleves and other clubs in the region.
Reminder that the Southern Region Epee competition is being held on Sunday 13 January 2013 at Reading University Sports Park. An ideal first competition for those who're interested, and there should be plenty of RFC fencers there, so come along and join in! Click here for the entry details.
Spaces are filling up fast for our next beginners course, starting on 7 January - click Join-> Courses for more details. If you've completed a beginner and/or intermediate course in the past, please take just a few minutes to complete our quick online survey. Thank you!
Click here http://www.southernfencing.org.uk/calendar/regional-hub-l1l2-coaching-course.htm. Search SR L1 L2 Coaching Course for details on the Region's rolling coaching course, being held at Newbury.
Thank you to our very own Nigel Hincliffe, who gave us a presentation on a selection of his historical weapons. Very interesting!
Well done to Rebecca Mayle, Ed Hornby and Piers F-T who have all been selected to represent Southern Region at the Cadet Winton Cup, being held at Millfield School next month.
Congratulations to all our young fencers who competed in the Southern Region team competition over the weekend. All teams won a medal! - U20's: Rebecca M, Alex S and Piers F-T won gold - U16's: Odette, Ashlee, Jai, and Felix won bronze - U13's: Alex G, Sam J and Arturo won bronze - U13's: Noam, Oskar and Nicholas V won gold
The RFC 2012 Christmas Dinner will be held at 7pm on Monday 17th December at Cafe Rouge in the Oracle in Reading. All members are welcome to come and join in the fun! If you would like to come, then you will need to confirm your attendance by Friday 7th December at the latest by emailing your menu choices to David and paying a £5 deposit to RFC (bank transfer, cash, cheque or PayPal). The menu can be found here. Please note there will be no fencing on this date as we will all be at Cafe Rouge!
Well done to Al and Verity who are now the mens and ladies county champions. Dave came second in the mens event and Felix 3rd in the U16s.
Congratulations to Sam and Verity who came 2nd and 3rd respectively at this year's Sussex. Also Andy Gates L16 and Dave L32.