Sportscotland Elite Athlete Funding Grants


As a result of significant changes in the GB Fencing World Class Programme and some additional funds becoming available I am pleased to announce that we are re-opening the application process for awards for 2011/12.

If you wish to apply for these awards you must complete the application form attached and return it to by 29th August 2011.


The Scottish Fencing Summer Camp of 2011 - Report

The Scottish Fencing Summer Camp of 2011, or SFSC11 is the first of what will become an annual event -part of Scottish Fencing's renewed commitment to developing our young fencers, preparing them for competition and inspiring their training regime. The camp was mainly for fencers at the ‘development' stage and also providing some of our Sainsbury's UK School Games Team with a good opportunity to prepare together. The camp also included an Advanced Foil group who worked with our guest Italian coach Serena Pivotti.

Commonwealth Junior Fencing Championship 2012 - Selection Criteria


The Commonwealth Junior Fencing Championships 2012 (CJFC2012) will be held in St Helier, Jersey, on 14-19 February 2012.  

The primary tool for selection for the CJFC2012 will be the GB Junior ranking list at 1st November 2011.  

To be eligible for selection fencers must be in the top 48 in the GB Junior ranking or top 16 of the GB Cadet ranking. Fencers who appear within the ranking lists with no points will not be considered.

Up to 5 fencers can be selected for each of the 6 teams.

Elgin Duellist Fencing Club

Club is for anyone aged 11+

The newsletters give a great flavour of the club and it's members of all ages. Have a read and find out more about fencing in Elgin.


Graeme Hart


Fencing Background:

Competitive foil fencer for 20 years.  Numerous Scotland Youth and Senior caps; most recently fenced in bronze winning foil team at Commonwealth Fencing Championships in Melbourne, 2010.  Level 3 foil coach.  

YDS - Round 3


Round 3 - Dundee


Scottish Open

Meadowbank Sports Centre 139-143 London Rd, Edinburgh



This will be the most prestigious event of the Scottish calendar with significant prize money for the top 4 in all 6 weapons and gala finals on a raised finals piste. We are hoping to announce sponsorship shortly.

The entry form and further information will be published soon but please keep your diary free for the premier event in the Scottish calendar.



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