17 January 2020
Well done Lewie Jackson who wins the prize in this months club competition. Full results here
17 January 2020
The club had a strong turn out at this years Aldershot Open. In the men’s event Steve B and Dave Hillier got L8s, Dominik N and David Hydes L64s and Nial M L128. In the ladies event Beccy M came 3rd.
12 January 2020
Well done Alain B who wins the prize in Decembers club competition. Full results can be found here.
16 December 2019
Well done Dave H who wins the prize in this months club competition. The full results can be found here
30 October 2019
We have recently received the bad news that Harry Jones has passed away.
A number of you will know him from over the years as being very much dedicated to fencing, coaching in the Southern Region for many years right up to the end, he is a real loss to fencing. He was always willing to volunteer and it is thanks to people like Harry that fencing can be accessible to people.
Harry’s funeral will take place on Monday 11 November 2019 at 12.30pm at the Chilterns Crematoriu... [read more]
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Our beginners course is open to people of all ages from 9 upwards. It is a structured set of 8 lessons over 8 weeks that will finish with taking the internationally recognised Grade 1 Épée Assessment.
The immediately course specially designed by our international Olympic fencers and runs over 5 weeks. It delivers more advanced techniques ranging from tactics to sports psychology. It will put you in perfect shape for joining the club as a fun member. Training does not finish there, one-to-one training with our dedicated coaches is available.
The club meets twice a week all year round at Blue Coats School in Reading.
Wednesday is the main club night with around 12 pistes for adults and 2 pistes for juniors. One-to-one lessons are available with our dedicated coaches. We are also connected to PBT and other fencing businesses which provided discounted equipment.
Once a month our club runs a competition so you can see how you are improving. The club regularly attends a variety of junior and senior level competitions around the country.
It is no co-incidence that Reading Fencing club is the best in the region. Our club of 100 members is run by ex-international fencers of all ages.
"Fencing is an excellent sport to improve lower body strength and speed, as well as hand-eye coordination, Fencing also develops agility and flexibility and is probably most similar to many of the martial arts in terms of the collection of skills it requires." Jason Rogers, Olympic Silver Medalist