Regular beginners’ courses
Intermediate classes
Taster sessions


1-2-1 coaching
Group lessons
Bouts for all levels


Weekly Ladder Competition
3 Counties League
Annual Open Air Championship

About us

  • Training is on Thursday evenings from 8pm to 10pm.
  • We are a full three weapon club - Foil, Epee & Sabre.
    • Epee focussed night on third week of the month.
    • Sabre focussed night - coming soon.
  • Quarterly, monthly, visitor and 3 Counties Guest fees (See Fees)
  • Unlike many clubs, we do not close for the school holidays.
  • Open to all ages over 14yrs.
  • Our fencers range from novices to seasoned veterans.
  • Beginners' courses run throughout the year.
  • Coaching team always on hand for group sessions & individual tuition.
  • Skills development for competitive fencers.
  • A relaxed atmosphere for social fencers.


Open Air Event News and Epee Night 22.08

SAFC OPEN AIR EVENT LATEST NEWS: Update on entries: FOIL and EPEE are now almost full with just a couple of places in each weapon remaining. A limited number of places still available in SABRE. Closing date for entries is 31 Aug or once weapon cap is reached. Please contact […]

This week: Tasty Beginners & Open Air Event update

2019’s St Albans Fencing Club Open Air event is on Sunday 15th Sept.  There’s a cap on entry numbers per weapon, so book  now to avoid disappointment. Don’t delay – entry closes on 30th August.  Entries beyond this date may still be accepted but will be at the organiser’s discretion. […]

Open Air 2019 needs you…!! And some important news

YOUR OPEN AIR NEEDS YOU…!! Please make sure you register for our Open Air event in time – there is a limit on numbers so don’t leave it to the last minute as you may be disappointed. 30th Aug is the current cut-off date for entries but individual categories are […]

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Marlborough School, Watling St, St Albans AL1 2QA