The aim of the Union is to develop and encourage fencing and to promote and conduct amateur fencing championships within Kent.
After two days of exciting and hard fought matches the South East region won the Senior Winton Cup.
Congratulations to all the South East team across the three weapons that competed.
Congratulations to Janet Huggins on her well deserved award of a Gold medal from British fencing. Janet was awarded a BFA Gold Medal for Services to Fencing at the BFA AGM last Saturday. Janet is pictured above receiving the award from Hilary Philbin the President of the BFA.
The South East Veterans team won the Veterans Winton cup for the first time.
The South West were finally beaten after a 7 year undefeated run.
South East came close last year losing first place by only hit. This year they were undefeated, beating the other 9 regions with a really brilliant team effort.
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.