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23.11.23: Monday Fencing / MK Match Tonight / Xmas Meal & Festive Fencing Dates

TONIGHT  THURSDAY 23/11 We welcome back our Beginners for wk.2. We have an away match at MK Fencing Club for our final […]

16.11.23: Absolute Beginners / Equipment SOS / Xmas Meal / Obituary

ABSOLUTE BEGINNERS… Tonight we start a new Beginners Course, so please give our new fencers the usual very warm SAFC welcome. Please […]

09.11.23: PayPal / Christmas Meal / Beginners Course

Happy Thursday, Fencers! PAYPAL ISSUES We’re pleased to report that the recent issues with PayPal have been sorted so things should be […]

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About us

  • Full three weapon club - Foil, Epee & Sabre
    • All electric pistes
  • Unlike many clubs, we do not close for the school holidays
  • Beginners' courses run throughout the year
  • Flexible payments: Quarterly, monthly and nightly visitor
  • Open to all ages over 14yrs
    • Our fencers range from novices to seasoned veterans
  • Skills development for competitive fencers
  • A relaxed atmosphere for social fencers
  • Thursday from 8 pm to 10 pm
    • Main training evening
    • Beginners courses
    • Group footwork and lessons
    • 1 to 1 lessons
    • Space for 40+ fencers
    • Epee focussed night on third week of the month
    • Competition ecenings
  • Monday from 8:15 pm to 10 pm
    • We have extended our trial of Monday evenings training session to Dec 2022
    • Free sparing (no coaching)
    • Space for 24 fencers


If you have any questions about the club, how to train with us, or one of our regular beginners courses, contact us with the form below and we will be pleased to help.

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    We train in the main gym at Marlborough Science Academy, Watling Street, St Albans AL1 2QA

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