Committee

The club is staffed by a dedicated team of voluneers, and committee members are on hand at every training night to ensure the smooth running of the club.

The committee is made up of three elected officials: Chair, Treasurer and Secretary, who are supported in co-opted positions by the Welfare officer, Social secretary, Team captain, Members liason officer, and Armourer.

Committee meetings are held monthly to discuss the running of the club and organise events. Regular club members are welcome to attend these meetings and are encouraged to attend the AGM, at which club officers stand for election and the more significant club decisions are voted on.

Chairman Foilist • Over 25yrs fencing experience • Over 15yrs armouring experience
Secretary Foil, Epee & Sabre • Learned to fence at SAFC • 3yrs fencing experience
Treasurer Usually foil. Occasionally Epee or Sabre • Over 30yrs fencing experience • Treasurer for Herts Fencing Association • Keen cyclist and CAMRA member
Armourer Foil, Sabre & occasionally Epee • Over 18yrs fencing experience • Started fencing on a St Albans beginner course • Regular at St Albans Park Run
Publicity Epee and occasional foil • 3 Counties Champoinshp • Inter-club matches • Started fencing aged 10 • Avid motorcyclist
Welfare / COVID Epee & foil
Communications Foil, epee & sabre • Started fencing at school aged 11. • Former epee referee & foil coach. • Now just enjoying himself at SAFC

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Policies

Ensuring the wellbeing and safety of our fencers and guests is of paramount importance.
All our coaches have current DRB certificates and, through affiliation to British Fencing, the club is fully insured.
It is the responsibility of all fencers to have personal liability insurance, which comes as part of BF membership.

The relevent club documents and poilicies can be viewed and downloaded from the list below, as are the club constitution and 3 Counties rules.
If you have any further questions, please contact the chairman.

SAFC Constitution
(Updated : Feb 2019)
SAFC Photograpphy policy
(Updated : Nov 2019)
SAFC Child protection policy
(Updated : coming soon)
SAFC Insurance policy
(Updated : coming soon)
SAFC Privacy policy
(Updated : coming soon)
3 Counties rules
(Updated : Jan 2020)