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Club reopens on 3 January 2017

Dear All,I hope everyone had an excellent Christmas and got nice presents from Santa.Our training sessions will resume on Tuesday, 3 January 2017.See you then, or shortly after!.... read more

Club Rankings 2016

Last chance to improve your annual fighting score - the ranking will close next week. In leading position Matthias Ossyra with 12 wins in mixed foilhttp://www.londonfencingclub.co.uk/club-ranking-men-foil-fencing.php?y=2016Ginger Gabriela in mixed epee:http://www.londonfencingclub.co.uk/club-ranking-mix-epee-fencing.php?y=2016Lea Oljaca in mixed sa.... read more

Christmas party

London Fencing Club Christmas party
6 pm - 11 pm on 17 December 2016 at Three Tuns Pub

Christmas party invite

Christmas break 2016

The Club will be closed for Christmas break from 19 December. The first training session next year will be on Tuesday, 3 January 2017.Merry Christmas and Happy New Year to all London Fencing Club Members!.... read more

How to make a fencing lunge in 12 easy steps

Lunging1. Start by extending your weapon arm.2. Kick with the front foot, while making a strong push with the rear leg.3. Swing the left arm back for balance and extra momentum.4. Land on the heel of the front foot and then continue moving forward until the rest of the foot is on the floor.5. Straighten the rear leg, lock the knee, sole of the back.... read more

Friday Fencing

From 28 October 2016 a new weekly training session will become available to the members. The new session will take place on Fridays from 7 pm to 8.30 pm at our usual Gymnasium of Central Foundation Boys' School. We invite foil and epee fencers to join this session either by adding it to your current training plan or by switching from another sessio.... read more

Christian Dior Spring 2017 collection

Fencing inspired Christian Dior ready-to-wear Spring 2017 collection is just out. Maria Grazia Chiuri, the new creative director of the house, says that the art of fencing “involves mind and heart at the same time, which women always need if they are to realize themselves.”Quilted, optic white fencing kits with buckled-on halters worn with a new li.... read more

Changes to Sabre rules

Recently the FIE introduced two new rules concerning the sabre fencing. The blocking time between the touches (time when both lights can come on) has increased from 120 ms to 170 ms. This meant to encourage more technical fencing: parries, ripostes and counter parries which fencers now have more time to perform. The counter attack becomes less eff.... read more

Fencing tournaments for children

Fencing tournaments for children, autumn 2016 to 2017 Below are some epee tournaments suitable for young fencers and located in London or within some reasonable distance. Please follow the links to the organizers' websites to find out the details of the tournaments. More tournaments and the updates can be found on http.... read more

London Fencing Club Championships, July 2016 Results and Photos

London Fencing Club championships 2016. Thirty fencers took part in the Club Championships 2016 last Saturday. Recent beginners and seasoned competitors, all fenced in courteous and creative manner, so more deserving the refreshing drinks and the food afterwards. Well done to all participants and congratulations to the winners! omen's foil Kivia Ja.... read more

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