The aim of the Union is to develop and encourage fencing and to promote and conduct amateur fencing championships within Kent.
This year we had a good turnout and a great day with lots of fencing at the event held in Sandwich this year. Congratulations goes to all the Medallists and new Kent Champions Tom Fletcher in the Men's Foil, Georgia Silk in the Woman's Foil and "The Vets" in the team Foil. Full results to follow shortly. And please send in any photos you took at the event for the gallery
Congratulations to Peter and Janet Huggins.
Peter Huggins has been unanimously elected by the Executive of the IWAS ( International wheelchair and amputee sport) fencing SEMI commission to be their Chairman.
Janet Huggins has been selected to attend the Rio Olympics next Summer as a member of the FIE SEMI Commission.
A great honour for both of them as recognition for all of their hard work for the sport.
The 2016 European Veterans Team Championships have officially been closed by EVF President Caryl Oliver. Thank you to all the volunteers, officials, organisers and, of course, athletes, for what we hope you will agree were a fantastic championships.
Results and details of the event can be seen below or why not checkout the events
To all competition organisers:
Can you please use the sample competition notice and entry form from now on. You can find them on our Documents page.
Georgia Silk - Year 9 was invited to attend the Thanet Sport Awards held at the Margate Winter Gardens on 19th November. Georgia was short-listed for the Young Sports Person of the Year 2015 and won the award against some very strong nominations.
The county has a set of plastic fencing equipment - 20 plastic swords and 20 plastic masks, which are suitable for taster sessions to promote fencing within the County. This equipment is available for any Kent club to borrow when required. If you wish to borrow the equipment please contact Jane Clayton.
Full details about Mini-Fence® (GO/FENCE) can be seen on the Leon Paul website by selecting the View details button below.