London Beginner Courses

CLUB NAME: Diamond Blade Fencing Club

VENUE: Priory Hall, St. Mary's Church 134a Abbey Road, Kilburn, London NW6 4SN

START DATE: May 28, 2018

END DATE: June 1, 2018

DURATION:  5 days

TIME: 

Full Day: 9-30 to 15-30 (please bring healthy snacks & lunch*)

Half Day: 9-30 to 12-00 (no need to bring lunch)**  or 13-00 to 15-30

COST: £75/full day and £40/half day

AGE: 5 - 12 years old

CONTACT: Gabriella Hopka-Varga | +44 7596 663302  diamondbladefencing@gmail.com

or Sheryl Chiu-Sosnov | +44 7584906651 | diamondbladefencing@gmail.com

WEBSITE: https://www.diamondbladefencing.com/may-camp

ANY OTHER RELEVANT INFORMATION: FULL SAFE PLASTIC KIT PROVIDED

 



CLUB NAME: Royal Greenwich Fencing Club

VENUE: Shrewsbury House Community Centre, 30 Bushmoor Crescent, Plumstead, London, SE18 3EG

START DATE: Juniors Monday 30th April

END DATE: Juniors Monday 16th July

DURATION: 10 Weeks

TIME: Juniors Monday 7 pm to 9 pm

COST: Juniors £60.00

AGE: Juniors 8 - 16

CONTACT: royalgreenwichfencingclub@btinternet.com 

WEBSITE: http://www.royalgreenwichfencingclub.org.uk/fencing-courses/

ANY OTHER RELEVANT INFORMATION: All the basic fencing safety equipment is provided for training, Plus All the electric equipment need to fight matches with.



 

CLUB NAME:  Royal Greenwich Fencing Club

VENUE: Shrewsbury House Community Centre, 30 Bushmoor Crescent, Plumstead, London, SE18 3EG

START DATE: Adults Thursday 3rd May

END DATE: Adults Thursday 19th July

DURATION: 10 Weeks

TIME: Adults Thursday 7:45 pm to 10 pm

COST: Adults £80.00

AGE: Adults 17 +

CONTACT: royalgreenwichfencingclub@btinternet.com 

WEBSITE: http://www.royalgreenwichfencingclub.org.uk/fencing-courses/

ANY OTHER RELEVANT INFORMATION: All the basic fencing safety equipment is provided for training, Plus All the electric equipment need to fight matches with.





CLUB NAME: Streatham Fencing Club

VENUE: Dunraven Junior School, Mount Nod Rd, Streatham, SW16 2QB

START DATE: New courses start at the start of each school term (Jan, Apr, Sep)

END DATE: 

DURATION: 8 Weeks 

TIME: 7:30-9:00

COST: £110 (adults) £65/term (Juniors)

AGE: 16+ (Junior sessions for 8-15 also available)

CONTACT: info@streathamfencingclub.com

WEBSITE: www.streathamfencing.org

ANY OTHER RELEVANT INFORMATION: Beginners courses either focus on Foil (Thurs) or Sabre (Tue). Junior classes run from 6-7.30 and members can join throughout the year. Follow-on 5-week intermediate courses are also available as an introduction to electric fencing and the other 2 weapons (see website).



 

CLUB: Hillingdon Fencing Club

VENUE: Brunel University Exercise Studio, Kingston Lane, Uxbridge UB8 3PH

START DATE: Friday 22nd June 2018.

The course is 4 weeks of an hour's tuition every week 6.00- 7.00pm

AGE: for Juniors (age 8-14 years) and 7.30-8.30pm for Seniors (age 15+ year )

Cost: £45 for Juniors, £65 for Seniors  – All kit is provided

CONTACT:  Hillingdonmusketeers@gmail.com

WEBSITE: www.hillingdonmusketeers.co.uk



CLUB: Blackheath Fencing Club

VENUE: Blackheath High School for Girls, Vanbrugh Park, SE3 7AG

START DATE: Tuesdays and Thursdays beginning every half term  6pm -7.30

DURATION: 9 weeks

COST: Free taster then £90 for 12 weeks

AGE: 9-16

CONTACT: clubsecretary@blackheathfencing.org.uk

WEBSITE: http://blackheathfencing.org.uk/ (online booking available)



CLUB: Blackheath Fencing Club

VENUE: Blackheath High School for Girls, Vanbrugh Park, SE3 7AG

START DATE: Tuesdays and Thursdays beginning every half term 7.30 - 9.30

DURATION: 6 weeks

COST: £60

AGE: 16+ (Adult Novices)

CONTACT: clubsecretary@blackheathfencing.org.uk

WEBSITE: http://blackheathfencing.org.uk/ (online booking available)



CLUB NAME: Dream Fencing Club

VENUE: Fulham – Hurlingham and Chelsea School, Peterborough Road, Fulham, London, SW6 3ED

VENUE: Gillingham – Medway Park, Mill Road, Gillingham, Kent, ME7 1HF

VENUE: Caterham – de Stafford School, Burntwood Lane, Caterham CR3 5YX

START DATE: regular courses please check website for more information

DURATION: 60-90min

TIME:

COST: £70

AGE: children and adults

CONTACT: dreamfencing@gmail.com

WEBSITE: www.dreamfencing.co.uk



CLUB: Fighting Fit Fencing – Family Classes (7+years)


VENUE: 2 Cottage Road, Caledonian Road, London N7 8TP

START DATE: This class is for both adults and children to enjoy the fencing experience together.  Please note adults must participate in the fencing alongside their children.  Adults who are NOT accompanied by a child will not be permitted. Up to 2 children can attend per adult.

Please get in touch to book – run on a monthly basis according to requirements – weekends only

DURATION: 90 mins

TIME: Variable

COST: £49.99 per family of 4 – extra £10.00 per head thereafter

CONTACT: admin@fightingfitfencing.com

WEBSITE: www.fightingfitfencing.com



CLUB: London FC

VENUE: Finsbury Leisure Centre, Norman Street, London, EC1V 3QN

START DATE: Regular courses throughout the year on Monday, Wednesday and Thursday evenings and Saturday afternoons

DURATION: 6 weeks

COST: £75-150 (includes use of fencing equipment)

AGE: 17+

CONTACT: Tim Gadaski, 07951 414 409

WEBSITE: www.londonfencingclub.co.uk/beginners_classes.php

 

CLUB NAME: Wimbledon Fencing Club

VENUE: Merici Sports Hall, Ursuline High School, The Downs, Wimbledon SW20 8HF 

EVENT:  Foil Course for Adult Beginners

START DATE:  12th September TASTER SESSION, 4 October 2018 BEGINNERS COURSE

END DATE:  28 November 2018

DURATION:  9 weeks

TIME: Wednesdays, 7.30 pm to 9.00 pm (check in at 7.15 pm)

COST:  £110 (Adults), £80.00 (Full-time students)

AGE:  18+

CONTACT:  Enquiry and Application forms on website

WEBSITE:  www.wimbledonfencingclub.org.uk

ANY OTHER RELEVANT INFORMATION: 

All equipment will be provided.  See website for guidance on what to wear.

The course will be preceded by a Taster Session on 12th September 2018