News

  • 18 Jan 2019

    Last year running four six-weapon events across one weekend was a considerable effort and only just manageable. Any oversubscription of entries for example or equipment failures could have made the event run late. This prompted the events director to consider how to reduce the overall number of...

  • 17 Dec 2018

    To qualify for the British Youth Championships in May you need to enter a regional qualifier. Even if you have an automatic bye you still need to enter via your Region.

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  • 4 Feb 2019

    Scottish Fencing uses members' e-mail addresses for various purposes including team selection, information about grant applications, and importantly at the moment, the election of directors.

    Would all members please make sure that the e-mail address listed on the Sport80...

  • 3 Dec 2018

    Chair’s Update

    I have been asked for information about what the Board has been doing.  Whilst minutes of Board Meetings are published on the Scottish Fencing website, the following summary of recent activity may prove informative.

  • 25 Jan 2019

    The latest and final U13 rankings for Challenge Wratislavia are published below.

    Full details on selection for CW were published earlier in the year. As a reminder this is what was set as criteria for selection:...

  • 14 Dec 2018

    Scottish Fencing’s Board comprises seven elected and two independent directors.  The Board appointed Morven Shaw in October to fill a casual vacancy arising from a resignation and two other vacancies arise in February when Billy Steele’s and Sheila Anderson’s terms of...

  • 24 Oct 2018

    Please complete the 2018 Equality Survey here. If you already have - thank you! The information collected is confidential and it only takes 1 minute to complete the survey.

    The anonymised data helps Scottish...

  • 12 Oct 2018

    At the 2018 Scottish Open on Sunday 21 October, Chris Lennon will run a brief referee seminar. This is for all those refereeing at the Open but anyone interested in becoming a foil referee is also very welcome to attend. If you are interested in hearing more about foil refereeing then report to...

  • 27 Mar 2019

    #THISGIRLCAN Lara and Fleur's story

    ‘I’m a Woman’.. ‘Phenomenally.’. ‘Phenomenal woman’.. ‘That’s me’.

    These lines, taken from the late Maya Angelou’s* poem Phenomenal Woman and, narrated by her,...

  • 27 Mar 2019

    Chloe Dickson, at 22 years old, has been fencing competitively for half her life. Her journey began by accident, when at the age of 10 she found a bag of...