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

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Ben and James on England team

Fri 29 July 2016

Congratulations to Ben Schneider and James Russell who have been selected for the England team for the UK School Games.


Reminder: AGM

Sun 26 June 2016

As a reminder we will be having our Annual General Meeting this Wednesday (20 July). We will start as close to 1945hrs as possible, with fencing as normal as soon as the meeting closes. There will be snacks / light refreshments available but please do bring your own to share!


Leon Paul Wireless

Sat 18 June 2016

RFC have purchased two sets of WIRELESS scoring equipment. You can see a short video here. There will be user instructions available and we strongly encourage all fencers to leave feedback which we will be passing on to Leon Paul.


Annual General Meeting

Tue 14 June 2016

We will be holding our 2016 AGM on Wednesday 20 July with the same format as the past few years - i.e. starting as soon after 1930hrs as possible with food and refreshments available, and then fencing as normal as soon as the meeting has finished. Nominations to join the committee are welcome up to and including the date of the AGM. As a reminder, the list of all positions is as follows: Chairperson, Secretary, Treasurer, Club Captain, Junior Rep / Welfare Officer (x2) and Ordinary Member (x4). Please email readingfencingclub@gmail.com referencing your position of interest.


Luso Fencing - Friendly Epée Competition

Mon 13 June 2016

We have had an invitation from Luso Fencing Academy to their event on Sunday 3 July at Furze Platt School in Maidenhead. There will be separate events for U10s, U13s and Senior (14+) with an entry fee of £12 per fencer. After the competition everyone is invited to their shared picnic, meeting at Oaken Grove Park around 1.30pm. Please email lusofencingacademy@gmail.com if you are interested.


Epée Club Cup

Mon 13 June 2016

Well done to those who competed in the Epée Club Cup, held at the Leon Paul Fencing Centre yesterday in London. Calum Maynard came 9th, James Russell 10th, Dave Hillier 17th, Phil Barbasiewicz 19th and Verity Hillier 26th out of a strong field.


June Club Competition

Sun 12 June 2016

Well done Russell North who won the prize in the Adult competitions. The full results can be found here.


Epée Training Day at LP Fencing Centre

Sun 12 June 2016

On Saturday 25 June there is an épée training day at the Leon Paul Fencing Centre in London. Details on the event and how to sign up can be found here. The emphasis will be on improving skill and technique, rather than fitness, and therefore suitable for a wide range of ages and abilities. The Leon Paul shop will be open on the day, too.


Free Epée Fencing Sessions Available

Thu 9 June 2016

The Irish pentathletes who are going to Rio are in Millfield School for a pre-Olympic training camp from 11-23 July. Pentathlon Ireland are looking to hold a BIG fencing session on Wednesday 13th and 20th at Millfield School in the evening; timings TBC but c. 1930-2130hrs. If you are interested please contact Tristan Parris directly (TRP@millfieldschool.com)


Training Camp - Indigo Escrime

Mon 16 May 2016

Check this page out for details of Indigo Escrime's summer camp, 31 July to 4 August. A number of our members have done their camps in the pat and really benefitted from them.