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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. 


11 Jan

Start of term

18 Jan
Beginners course for U13s starts

22 Feb

No fencing- half term

 1 Mar
Taster session (first night of beginners course)

 8 Mar
Club Epee competition

12 April

Last night of term (note: this is in the school holidays)


26 April

Start of term

 3 May
Taster session (for potential beginners)

17 May
Club Sabre competition

31 May

No fencing – half term

19 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 5 March 2019

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