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.


Competition news & tonight is Épée night

A number of our fencers travelled to Luton on Tuesday night for a 3 Counties league match. Read the match report here Tonight 16.05 is another of our very popular épée nights – please visit the SAFC Facebook page for more details – please like and share!! Next week 23.05 […]

Upcoming events!

Next week, on Tuesday (14.05) some of our fencers are off to Luton Sword Club for a 3 Counties league match. It’s an important match as we’re currently tied in 2nd place with Luton. After 3 matches to date, we’re running in joint 2nd place for all three categories:  Foil, […]

Mixed weapon pairs competition

St Albans Fencers! This week (Thurs.25.04) we might try a  club competition with some twists. It’s a combined 2 weapons in a team event with both fencing at the same time to give a combined total. A pair can choose any two weapons as long as they’re different, although we […]

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