Reading Fencing clubs is always active with competitions against ourseleves and other clubs in the region.
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!
Minutes from Wednesday’s committee meeting can be found here; definitely worth a read! Most important notices:
Club closure on 1/8/12
FREE development classes
FREE footwork sessions
We’re going to go to the pub more often!
Coaching courses in September
An email has been sent out to all members on our email list - if you have NOT received it, please send us your updated contact details..
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.