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 (scottish.fencing.veterans@gmail.com)

More Information

 

Veterans Fencing video

https://youtu.be/vLHIT2KkNxY

 

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.

http://www.cvfc2016.co.nz

 

Latest news on veterans' fencing below...


 

  • 27 Aug 2014

    Overal Score

    • England 16
    • Wales 9
    • Scotland 8
    • Ireland 3

     

    Results from Saturday

    Men's Sabre

    Eng v Wal45-30 Sco v Ire...
  • 6 Apr 2012

    THE JUSTIN SMITH TROPHY

    Royal Armouries, Leeds

    21st – 22nd  April

     

    This is the sixth year of the Veterans 4 Nations to compete for the Justin Smith Trophy, which this year is in Leeds at the Royal Armouries.
    The competition is all 6...

  • 7 Nov 2017

    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 2, 3 or 4 months (see below*) before the event, with those...

  • 20 Oct 2011

    My own role is a result of just getting involved.