Southern Fencing Region (formerly known as “Southern Section”) represents the fencing communities of Hampshire, Berkshire, Buckinghamshire, Oxfordshire and Wiltshire within England Fencing and British Fencing, and ultimately, within the world fencing organisation, Federation Internationale d’Escrime
Southern Fencing holds regional competitions and organises training for fencers, referees and armourers, along with child protection and other relevant issues.
It is a non-profit making organisation, governed by its members, through a committee elected/confirmed annually by an AGM.
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Age Group Epee/Sabre – Sunday 19th March 2017 – Swindon Academy (subject to inspection).
Date: Sunday 29th January 2017
Venue: Wellington College
Entry: via Sport:80 and will be live very shortly
Vets Winton last weekend. There were 10 regions entered and Southern region came 4th overall, up two places from last year.
In addition to that, Adrian Griffin won the Frank Mills Trophy for best male foilist!
The following is the outcome for each weapon:
Women’s Foil: 5 victories – 5th Place
Women’s Epee: 7 victories – 2nd Place
Women’s Sabre: 7 victories – 3rd Place
Men’s Foil: 7 victories – 2nd Place
Men’s Epee: 1 victory – 9th Place
Men’s Sabre: 2 victories – 8th Place
South East won with South West and Northern Britain behind them.
Thank you for supporting the team. The Zoodies were much appreciated, looked fantastic and other regions were envious. What more could we ask?
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