Reading Fencing clubs is always active with competitions against ourseleves and other clubs in the region.
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.
Just a reminder that the Club will be closed on Monday 8 October, due to the hall being unavailable.
The Berks, Bucks & Oxon County Championships are being held on Sunday 14 October. An absolutely ideal first competition, suitable for all levels. Click here for the entry details, and speak to a committee member for more info if you're interested but not sure!
Well done to Sylvia Brown, Nigel Hinchliffe and Mariette Mason (an honorary RFC member) who have all been selected to represent GBR in next the Veteran World Championships, being held in Austria next month. If you're over 40 and interested in doing a bit more competition, click here to visit British Veterans Association's website.
A big 'well done' to the 2011-12 Club Competition winners. Ashlee Grainger won the Chris Readings (Under 17) trophy, and Dave Hillier won the Kev Griffiths (Senior) trophy. The monthly winners, who all received a PBT voucher, were... September: Simon Readman October: Calum Maynard November: Dave Hillier January: Ashlee Grainger February: Russ North March: Mike Simmonds April: Edward Hyde May: Mark Willcocks June: Edgar Hornby July: Steve Bateman
Due to overwhelming demand this Septembers beginners course is now full. The next available course will be in the new year.
Please remember that there will be NO fencing on Wednesday 1 August due to committee member Olympic commitments. On that note: you can watch fencing on the BBC red button all week so make the most of it!