Veterans Fencing

Who? Over-40's (UK, Commonwealth & European events); Over-50's (World Veteran Championships)

Competitions: Celtic challenge (team); 4-nations (team); Commonwealth Veterans Championships (ind & team); European and World Veterans (ind & team); most open competitions also have prizes for best veteran performer

Contact: (new fencers) your local club or Scottish Fencing (some of our best fencers started as veterans)

Contact: Karen Grant (

More Information


Veterans Fencing video


Commonwealth Veteran Fencing Championships 2016

17th to 20th November 2016 - Team selection will be based on rankings issued on 1st June to allow time for travel and accommodation bookings.


Latest news on veterans' fencing below...


  • 14 Oct 2014

    Weapon captains are appointed by the Scotland Veterans Team Manager, and are eligible to fence if they meet the selection criteria. They select team members based on results achieved in the 12 months prior to the event, as at 1, 2 or 3 months (see below*) before the event, with those...

  • 20 Oct 2011

    My own role is a result of just getting involved.