SAFC is open for training ... very nearly as usual. Attendance must be pre-booked >>here<<. Please see our current COVID measures.

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20.01.22: Loads going on, please read

THIS WEEK: EPEE NIGHT Coach Lajos will be taking the group warm-up and be available for individual lessons.  There will be at least one dedicated piste for epee.  Foil & sabre can still be fenced as normal… with the normal arguments over right of way! As our latest Beginners head towards the end of their […]

13.01.2022: Reminder about booking & competition news

REMINDER: PLEASE SIGN IN There have been a few occasions recently where fencers have forgotten to check in, or perhaps thought they had but the booking process had not been completed successfully. Please note that it is a requirement that ALL attendees must book a place via the SAFC sign-in That includes fencers, Beginners, non-fencing […]

06.01.22: And we’re back in the room…

WELCOME TO 2022!! Happy New Year! We resume fencing tonight, 6th Jan and look forward to seeing you, from 8-10pm as usual. Please remember that face coverings are required when not fencing – or warming up – and social distancing should be maintained at all times when not on the piste.   MEMEBERSHIP FEES A […]

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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.
  • Flexible payments: Quarterly, monthly and nightly visitor ...
  • 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.


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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