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No training on 20th Aug

Cally Uni need the main hall for an all day event on 20th Aug, so we won't have any training that evening.

Beginners Welcome

Well done to all the people who attended our Beginners Night - hope to see you along on Thursday.

If you missed it, no need to worry, come along any Thursday and we can help you get started.  Even better, bring a friend and you can start together.

New Year - New Sport

On Thursday 5th February at 7pm the club will be holding a Beginner's Introduction to Fencing night.  There is no charge for this event.

Give us a couple of hours and we will have you fighting with swords.  

 

Xmas Night Out

Special footwork class on Thursday 18th December, to be held at The Atholl Arms from 7pm.  

In order that this footwork be kept secret, we will have to sit down and practise under tables, with occasional trips to the bar (just to stretch our legs).  Participants are reminded that during such intense training it is important to keep up your fluids.

All past and present members, and occasional visitors welcome.

Commonwealth Fencing at Largs

The Commonwealth Fencing Championships 2014 is currently running at Largs - with over 300 fencers from 20 nations.  Spectating during the day is free, you only have to pay to watch the finals.  Full details at http://www.cfc2014.org

Most of the Direct Elimination matches and all the finals are being streamed live on YouTube at https://www.youtube.com/channel/UCy4EIathBPbGxhgO4sT_pGg

CVFC 2014 Selection

Several of our club regulars have been selected to fence for Scotland in the Teams competition at the Commonwealth Veterans Fencing Championships - which will be held at Largs 16th - 19th November this year.

Men's Foil A

  • Duncan MacFadyen

 

Women's Foil A

  • Sheila Anderson
  • Helen Pitt

 

Men's Sabre A

  • Keith Davidson

 

Highland Open online entry

Online entry for the Highland Open 2014 (held on weekend 25th/26th Oct) is now available

Holyrood Cup - Team Event

Salle Holyrood are holding a Foil and Epee team event on the weekend of 4th/5th October.

Gibson Gala

Several fencers from clubs across Glasgow will be providing a fencing demonstration at this year's Gibson Gala.  Come along to see what fencing is like and have a chat.

The Gibson Gala is held on Sunday 1st June from 12noon to 6pm.

Veterans' Quad Team Selections

Several of our regular members and visitors have been selected for the Scottish Team for the Veteran's 4 Nations event

Men's Foil & Epee : Duncan MacFadyen

Women's Foil : Sheila Anderson, Maria Cabrelli and Helen Pitt

Men's Sabre : Keith Davidson

 

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