A enquiry page regarding fencing within the Ipswich area
Having spoken to to John and Duncan we’ve come to the decision to cancel all fencing sessions In light of the guidance from
This is disappointing however the health and well-being of members has to come first.
We’ll be in touch as soon as we know when we might be back fencing as the guidance changes.
Stay safe, stay well and I’ll see you all soon.
Great News we’re back fencing this week!!
Calling all Epee Fencers in and around Suffolk!
Did you know we have two Epee coaches at Ipswich Fencing Club? We want to expand our Epee section on a club night and we need you!
We fence from 19:00 -21:00 on a Wednesday night at St Albans School in Ipswich. If you need any more information just get in touch.
Steven, a Christian, thinks fencing prevents knife crime https://www.bbc.co.uk/news/stories-50101362
bbc.com Steven, who is Christian and a fencing instructor, believes the sport can help communities affected by knife crime.
Congratulations to our three newest foilists! All passed the beginners course with flying colours and will be back hunting opponents on the piste soon
Know an individual who has had significant sporting success this year?
Nominate them for the Suffolk Sports Awards Sports Personality of the Year!
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Nominations for the Suffolk Sports Awards 2019 are now LIVE! Head to https://www.activesuffolk.org/suffolk-sports-awards-2019 to nominate!
Have you completed our volunteer survey yet? We want to hear more about your experiences. It takes no more than 15 minutes and helps us to support volunteers like you: https://www.surveymonkey.co.uk/r/VGPMTBQ
[07/23/19] We’ve chosen to cancel fencing this week due to the high temperatures this week(24th). We’ll be back next week.
FIE - International Fencing Federation
👏👏👏👏to the men's foil medalists #Budapest2019
Full results here: http://ow.ly/LavH50v6PhS
West Suffolk Council
West Suffolk council has secured external funding to enhance and expand social prescribing within West Suffolk. Social prescribing is a non-medical model used to increase an individual’s wellbeing whilst reducing demand on statutory and health services. We are recruiting for a LifeLink Coordinator who can jointly assist in developing the project and work with individuals/families and the wider community in Mildenhall and Brandon. For further information please visit https://jobs.westsuffolk.gov.uk/vacancies
We’ve been selected as one of the organisations to benefit from a Coop token collection from 17th June for three months at the following stores:
Please tell you friends / families/ social media followers and encourage them to put tokens in the Ipswich fencing club box!
The SFI is back! Our great little foil competition with 2 rounds of poules, prizes, and a junior competition too!
For full details and entry go to:
allentries.co.uk All Entries
We are all incredibly proud of Eurig!
Did you know, the Honours Committee is now asking for BF members’ nominations for British Fencing Honours awards. The process for so doing is now open. All nominations come directly from members. Take a look and nominate: https://www.britishfencing.com/nominations-reminder-bf-honours/
📣A reminder📣 that the British Fencing Honours Committee is now asking for BF members’ nominations for British Fencing Honours awards.⭐️ The process for so doing is now open: https://www.britishfencing.com/nominations-for-bf-2019/
We are running a beginners course starting the 6th March for 5 weeks. If you’re interested in learning to fence contact us via: [email protected]
We can accept anyone over the age of 10 (we simply don’t have the kit for younger fencers).
britishfencing.com Fencing backed by Aspiration Fund to support its ambitions for Tokyo 2020 UK Sport Funding Announced Today Today, UK Sport announced the sports which are being backed by the new Aspiration Fund. British Fencing’s application for an award has resulted in an investment of £192,500 to assist individ...
bbc.co.uk Britain's Richard Kruse is targeting more victories so he can "retire happy" after winning the men's foil at the Bonn World Cup.
Leon Paul London
There are definitely lots of imaginable uses for a fencing weapon...sadly (or luckily, depending on the idea 😉) most of them are not allowed in competitions. 🤺 (Picture found on Pinterest)
[10/03/18] There is no fencing this week. Back next week on the 10th Oct.
There are only 4 days left to submit your nominations for the Suffolk Sports Awards 2018 🎉🏆🎖️
Nominations close at 1pm on Monday 1st October, so don't miss the opportunity to give your local sporting heroes (club, team, school or individual) the recognition that they deserve!
All information on award categories and criteria can be found on our website and the direct link to the nomination form is here 👉 https://t.co/2XD4cCaPas
The Suffolk Sport awards are open for nominations.
suffolksport.com Suffolk Sports Awards 2018 The Suffolk Sports Awards, now in its 13th year, recognises sporting talent and achievements across Suffolk, celebrating those who work tirelessly behind the scenes for the love of their sport.The 2018 Suffolk Sports Awards Ceremony is taking place on Friday 16th November....
Dimitri Coutya: Briton wins wheelchair fencing epee gold at European Championships http://www.bbc.co.uk/sport/disability-sport/45582393
bbc.co.uk Britain's Dimitri Coutya wins gold in the men's epee category B at the Wheelchair Fencing European Championships in Terni, Italy.
As the 2018/19 season is almost upon us, we wish all our fencers good luck!
We can only hope for a repeat of the Norfolk Open, with Eastern Region fencers taking away medals in every event!
Check out the results here:
The countdown to Fencing Day, September 8th 2018 begins! We'll be celebrating brilliant athletes, excellent clubs and the best coaches, volunteers and officials, all nominated by YOU! Here we go...it's the British Fencing Awards Dinner 2018. Have you bought your ticket? https://www.britishfencing.com/results-rankings/find-event-3/british-fencing-awards-dinner-2018/
Leon Paul London
Summer holidays for fencers🤺: the moment of year when it's time to explore new, unseen places... including the ones you never planned to visit. 😬😳
©️ Peter Russell
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nhs.uk Get your kids moving as they learn to master the ways of the Jedi with their favourite Star Wars characters and a new play-along film. Kids will love learning the special Jedi skills whilst being more physically active through play. Sign up to Change4Life to be the first to hear more.
FIE - International Fencing Federation
Richard Kruse in top 8 of men's foil #fencing #worldchampionships
[07/11/18] Fencing back on tonight!!
[06/27/18] Due to events being held with the school we won’t be Fencing until the 11th July.
Leon Paul London
Who can't relate to those common (mis-)beliefs about fencing... 😀😆 #whateverybodythinks #Fridayfacebook
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