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

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Berks, Bucks and Oxon Epée Championships

Fri 7 October 2016

The county fencing championships are being held in Langley (just down the M4) on the 20th of November. This is small friendly competition normally won by someone from the club and is an ideal first competition. You can enter on line here https://bf.sport80.com/events. More information can be found here http://www.sloughopen.org/bbofencing/wp-content/uploads/2012/05/BBO-Fixture-List-2016-2017-confirmed.pdf.


Indigo Escrime Training – Easter 2017

Thu 6 October 2016

There will be an Indigo Escrime training camp running from Sunday 2 to Wednesday 5 April 2017 (3 nights, 4 days training) at Hartpury College, Hartpury, GL19 3BE. The camp will be épée-focussed, with options to train for other Modern Pentathlon disciplines as required. Cost: £330 which will include accommodation (full board) and all training. Snacks and water will be provided throughout the training period. The staff will be, at minimum: Maggie Maynard (manager) Marc Chapman (coach) Kenichi Yamamoto (coach) John Rees (coach) If you are interested please contact Maggie Maynard directly (maggie@sea-lodge.co.uk).


Surveys - Final Reminder

Mon 19 September 2016

Closing date is Wednesday 21 September. Links to each part are below: Part 1 – Club Competition Part 2 – Summer Event Part 3 – Any Other Comments We would be grateful if you could fill in your answers by Wednesday 21 September.


Upcoming Friendlies

Mon 19 September 2016

First, a return match has been arranged with Oxford Fencing Club for Wednesday 12 October 2016. The match will be hosted by RFC, with fencing due to start by 1945hrs. The format for the match will be confirmed nearer to the time, but will either be the team relay system or a pool unique. There will be no junior teams, although junior fencers are welcome to take part if they wish. If you would like to take part, please let Philippe know or email us. After that, on Wednesday 9 November, we will be hosting another match - this time against Egham Fencing Club. Again, format to be confirmed but if you are interested in taking part please let Phil know or email us.


JustGiving

Mon 19 September 2016

A final reminder that Alain and his wife Sarah will be taking part in Shine, Cancer Research UK’s marathon night walk, this coming weekend. Al will be walking in memory of Kev Griffiths (after whom the senior club competition trophy is named) and, as he has raised his target amount, will be doing so in fencing gear and lightsabre. If you would like to donate the please visit their JustGiving page.


September Club Competition

Fri 16 September 2016

Congratulations to Dave Hillier who wins the prize in this months club competition. Full results here .


Luxembourg Junior A grade

Sat 10 September 2016

Good luck Ben and James who are at the Luxembourg Junior A grade this weekend


Sussex Open

Fri 9 September 2016

Entries are closing soon for the Sussex Open, taking place on 17-18 September at Portslade Sports Centre. This is a great competition suitable for beginners and experienced fencers alike. Entry and payment is easy online by clicking here; or download a postal form here. Epée is on Saturday 17th with check-ins at 1000 (men) and 1130 (ladies).


Bradley - Pentathlon World Champs

Thu 8 September 2016

Congratulations to Bradley Sutton, who has been selected for the Modern Pentathlon Junior World Championships being held in Cairo this weekend. Good luck!!


September Beginner Course

Mon 5 September 2016

Well done to all those who attended the taster session of our September beginners course. We have already started taking bookings for our next one in January, so if you are interested then check out our Beginners Section for more info.