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Guildford Fencing Club - Dates and Times

Welcome to the club's 66th season, 2016/2017!


We meet Friday evenings in term time at the times below. Experienced adults and teens may just turn up; beginners and juniors must check with John, as there may be a waiting list.

Time (PM) Course
6:30 - 8:00 U13 beginners
6:30 - 8:00 U13 improvers and experienced fencers
Older U13s may continue to 8:30 for individual lessons and to join in the teenage footwork class
8:00 - 10:00 Teenage and adult improvers and experienced fencers
Footwork class, individual lessons and occasional class sessions
8:00 - 10:00 Teenage and adult beginners

All fencers must wear CE-marked or FIE-marked masks and jackets.  Junior epee fencers meed to wear breeches for competitive fencing.

FIE-marked (800N) plastrons and CE-marked or FIE-marked breeches, with long socks, must be worn for all fencing after 8 PM, except for beginners.

GFC Club Competitions and Dates

The calendar includes selected external competitions, written in italics and usually held at the weekend. 


8 Sep

Start of term

22 Sep
Taster session (for potential beginners)

27 Oct

No fencing half term

1 Dec New
Fencing will be in dining hall

8 Dec New Fencing will be in dining hall

15 Dec

Last night of term


5 Jan

Start of term and Taster session (for potential beginners)

16 Feb New
Second taster session (for potential beginners - juniors only)

16 Feb New

There will be fencing over half term

23 Mar

Last night of term


13 April

Start of term

20 April
Taster session (for potential beginners)

1 June

No fencing half term

20 July

Last night of term and AGM

Please note that dates and venues are subject to change; we will endeavour to give as much notice as possible.

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Information may not always be up-to-date; last updated 17 November 2017

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