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Pre – Season Training Camp 26th – 28th August 2014

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James-Davis-2014-European-Champion

With the first BSC competitions of the season taking place on 30th and 31st August many fencers will be keen to prepare.

London Region are running a Pre-season Training Camp at the Leon Paul Fencing Centre in Hendon London to cater for this.

The Camp has esteemed foil fencers and coaches Ben Peggs and Leo Suarez.

Please note that the sabre camp has been cancelled. Neil Hutchison and sparring partners will be available Tuesday afternoon.

The Camp includes refereeing for fencers, a weapons check and an Armoury course for Parents and Carers.

More info here

 

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London Region Treasurer

Treasurer’s Role Vacant

Role Description

London Region is  looking to fill the role of Treasurer on the London Region Committee. This is an important post and preferably will be filled by someone from the fencing community but this is not a pre-requisite.  It is not necessary to have an accounting or financial background but it would be clearly helpful. This is not a full time role by any means; a description is set out below. There are approximately five committee meetings each year which it is hoped the Treasurer could attend; the busiest time is around the three or so Competitions organised by the Region.

Role of Treasurer

Games Makers/Volunteers Required

England Fencing London Region (EFLR) is tasked with providing competitions and training for the City of London and the 32 London Boroughs.

We are looking for community minded people, such as the Olympic Games Makers,  to build up its skills bank by recruiting volunteers to fill various roles at the competitions we run during the course of the year. We are seeking (in no particular order):

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London Winton Cadet Team takes 3rd Place


The London Team with Team Captain Annaick Dulac far right

The London Team with Team Captain Annaick Dulac far right

“Well done to our champions who came 3rd out of 11 regions at this year’s Winton Cadet! 

 
“An amazing week-end of fencing!”
 
“A brilliant team effort in the most friendly environment we could hope!!”
Quotes from Team Captain Annaick Dulac on her way back from the annual competition in Somerset!
 
More pictures and detailed results to come…. 

City University Launches University Fencing Programme

City University London have decided to sponsor a new programme for the development of fencing in all London universities which is open to foil fencers of all nationalities.

Former Olympic fencers, Ziemek Wojciechowski and Pierre Harper will lead the coaching and will deliver their sessions every Tuesday morning from 10am until 1pm starting in September.  The annual fee is just £60. More…

 

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Video Refereeing and Level 1 & 2 Refereeing award

A level 1 & 2 refereeing training course with video analysis from the 2012 Olympics and other major events, is being held in the Meeting Room, LPJS Dockside London E16 2RD on Sat 29 June 2103 from 4-6.30pm
Cost is £10. Please book and pay through British Fencing.
If you ref on Saturday or Sunday the course is free. Register with Linda Strachan direct for refereeing

lindastrachan@hotmail.com