Happy new year fencers! BFC restarts this Wed 11th Jan, usual time and place.
BFC will be closed Wed 2nd Nov due to the school half term holiday. Back to normal the week after.
The Club will be closed for Easter on Wednesday 23 March and 30 March. We start back at the usual time on 6 April.
Full Belfast Open results, senior and NIJFS, plus photos of medallists, available now at the ‘Belfast Open 2016 Results’ link on the header at the top of this page (http://www.belfastfencingclub.com/?page_id=1762). Event report including some video clips at the ‘Belfast Open 2016 Report’ link on the header at the top of this page (http://www.belfastfencingclub.com/?page_id=1809).
Ex-BFC member Victoria Duxbury has now reached No.3 in the Senior British WF rankings. See the new December national women’s foil rankings at http://www.britishfencing.com/rankings/womens-foil-senior-rankings/
This achieved after finishing highest British or Irish WF fencer at the recent Turin Grand Prix. Well done Victoria.
Starting Wed 2nd Sep Belfast Fencing Club moves venue from Campbell College to Sullivan Upper School Sports Hall. From this date the club is also changing to 2 sessions per week from 3, i.e. Wednesdays and Fridays in future instead of Wednesdays, Thursdays and Fridays. From the 2nd Sep, the junior (U13) and senior classes will be held together on Wednesdays 1900-2130. The Friday class will continue as before, 1900-2130.
On the Wednesday session the juniors will be coached by Katie Arup as before and the seniors by Peter Brown and David White. The Friday night will be an uncoached session as before.
Our first night at Sullivan will be Wed 2nd September.
Campbell school open day making use of the sports hall on Fri. Wed and Thu on as usual.