Reading Fencing clubs is always active with competitions against ourseleves and other clubs in the region.
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.
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.