Reading Fencing clubs is always active with competitions against ourseleves and other clubs in the region.
Congratulations to all Reading fencers who took part in the Southern Region Triangular match, held yesterday at Reading University. We provided all the ?p?e fencers for both the under- and over-18 teams, both of which won their event. U18's (all ?p?e): Rebecca Mayle, Martha Wallace, Ashlee Grainger, Alex Sallons, Felix Stansfield Adults: ?p?e: Verity Howell, Rachel Gowers, Alain Barbasiewicz (hung-over from hiis stag party), Steve Bateman (hung-over), Marc Burkhalter (hung-over); sabre: Gav Lyon (hung-over), Jeff Rosenbaum; foil (not to his amusement): Dave Hillier.
Well done to Alain B. who won the Ep?e Club's Ranelagh Cup, which was held during the Hurlingham Club's pre-Wimbledon Garden Party.
Congratulations to Rebecca Mayle, who finished 12th at the Cole Cup last weekend.
Our new badges are available to collect for all Club members. Collect yours from Alain next time you see him.
RFC's next Annual General Meeting will be held on Wednesday 11 July 2012, starting at 19:45. As with last year there will be no fencing on the evening until after the AGM has been concluded. All RFC members (and parents/guardians of juniors) are welcome to attend. RFC has always prided itself in being a fencing club run for fencers, by fencers, and this meeting is an excellent opportunity for you to share your views and opinions. For anyone who would like to express a wish in being voted as a committee member for the coming year, please fill in a Nomination Form (Word, PDF) and follow the instructions contained within. The closing date for nominations is 14 days before the date of the meeting - i.e. 27/06/2012 - and a list of all nominations will be published on the website no less than 7 days prior to the AGM. Committee positions available are: - Chairperson - Secretary - Club Captain - Treasurer - Junior Representative/Welfare Officer (2 posts) - Ordinary Member/s (no more than 4 posts) As a reminder, all the Club's documents - including our constitution - can be found in the Info -> Swordmark page of the website.