Youth Fencing

Who? All Scottish fencers under the age of 20

Competitions: Youth Development competitions around Scotland (under-10, -12, -14, and -16); Scottish Schools Championships; Scottish age-group Championships (under-17 and under-20)

Contact: Please check our club list, or contact Scottish Fencing if there is no local club listed

Teachers/parents: Scottish Fencing can support you in starting a fencing club yourself, even if you have no experience (admin@scottish-fencing.com)

Latest news on Youth Fencing below...


 

  • 2 Aug 2018

    Scottish Fencing is hoping to send a squad of fencers to 2018 Youth 5 nations being held at the Cardiff Met University.

    The dates are 1 and 2 September with individual championships on the Saturday and Team matches the next day.

    Following the recent Cadet and Junior Commonwealth...

  • 16 Jul 2018

    Congratulations to all our U20 fencers. The Scottish Youth Championships full results are attached below.

    Foil

    U13 Boys Foil     Jaimie Cook

    U13 Girls Foil     Ann Emma Hu

    U15 Boys Foil     Rhys Barbour

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  • 18 Jun 2018

    Have your say on the Scottish Fencing patch design by taking part in our twitter poll 

    Patch design 1                         ...

  • 1 Jun 2018

    A big thank you to all who sent comments or spoke to Ross, Scottish Fencing Director for Development regarding Challenge Wratislavia.

    It is a great event and clearly been a big part of many of our younger fencers development. The outcomes from the consultation are:

     

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  • 25 May 2018

    Thank you to everyone who contributed to the consultation process For Challenge Wratislavia 2019. It was fantastic to hear from so many within our fencing community and for me it feels like the final process is a real community effort.

  • 16 May 2018

    Competing at Challenge Wratislavia has been a highlight for many of our younger fencers. It is an inspirational tournament. It is challenging but not beyond many of our younger fencers which makes it an ideal first step to competing outside of the UK.

    Friendships made on this trip are a...

  • 10 May 2018

    This is a guide on how to pass weapons control written by Scottish Fencing's armourer Malcom Napier Holford.

    If you would like to have your weapons or equipment tested Malcolm is also running open sessions on a Monday evening at West Fife Fencing Club from the 25 May to 2nd July...

  • 9 May 2018

    The British Youth Championships took place at the English Institute of Sport in Sheffield last weekend. The competition seen over 1000 competitors compete over 24 different age groups and categories.

    The full list of results can be found...

  • 27 Apr 2018

    Congratulations to all who were selected for the 2018 CJCFC team. Everyone's acceptances and appeals are now complete and in alphabetical order, the athletes competing for Scotland are:

     

    Cadet Mens Epee 

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  • 20 Feb 2018

    If you are a East Section Youth Fencer looking to enter the British Youth Championships, the East Section qualifer will be held at Edinburgh Fencing Club,  St. Thomas of Aquins RC...