SAFC discount for HFA Senior Championship


SAFC are offering a £10 refund (to members who pay by direct debit) on entry fees for the 2017 Hertfordshire Senior Championships.
That’s only £10 entry for a single weapon or £22 for two weapons.
The competition is on Sunday 5th March at Hertfordshire Sports Village, de Havilland Campus, Hatfield, AL10 9EU

Supporting HFA events ensures they continue to happen.

Download details of visit the Allentries website to enter.

Eastern Region Big Fencing Weekend – 13/14th May



Based on the success of previous years, ER has arranged another “Big Fencing Weekend” on the 13/14th May at the One Leisure Indoor Sports Centre “St. Ivo” in St Ives Cambridgeshire.
This is a different venue than the last two years but it has a bigger main sports hall, so more fencers can take part.
Venue – One Leisure Indoor Centre, Westwood Rd, St.Ives, Cambs, PE27 6WU

Saturday 13th May.

Youth Training day (U18), 3 weapon,  with some of our very best coaches in the region (See here for full details and how to register.
Coach Education one day course, all 3 weapons, run by Prof Bob Bales. This is for those who want to embark  or improve on and practice their coaching. Great opportunity to learn more skills in your coaching. (See here for full details and how to register.)
3 weapon referee course. Run by Mike Ellis. A chance to become a qualified referee or maybe just learn more about your sport and its rules. Saturday will be a class room theory presentation with DVD/video covering all aspects of being a referee at competitions. There is a written exam at the end for those who wish to become qualified. On the Sunday is the 2nd half of the exam when those who pass their written can be assessed at practical refereeing at the ER Senior Championships. (See here for full details and how you can apply.)
A special BFA presentation by Josef Thomas on how the BFA can help clubs, counties and the region will be held lunch time.

Sunday 14th May

Eastern Region Senior Championships, 6 weapon event. Please support your region and enter the regional championships and make it a great day of fencing. To enter go to Entries will be via Sport80.

You can also find full details of all the above on the Eastern Region website