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The Club Is Closed Until Further Notice

All EFC Sessions are Cancelled, the club is now Closed.

Many of you will have received an email update from British Fencing, for others, it can be found here.

They key part is as follows:

Covid-19 Update - Club is open

We are open!

All sessions are currently on and are likely to remain so, unless the schools close.

However if you are social distancing or self isolating, Please Stay Away.

Keira Papadopoulos fencing for Great Britain!

EFC’s epee fencer Keira Papadopoulos is off to the Cadet European Championships in Porec, Croatia 21st-27th February. Only the top 4 GB fencers in each weapon are selected for the championships, so a great achievement! Good luck to her!

Keira and her coach Andy Alderman

Official Christmas Closing Dates

Here are the Club's official Christmas Closing dates...

EUFC Epee Workshop on 27th December - CANCELLED

*** Amendment - This workshop is cancelled! ***

EUFC is hosting an Epee workshop with Maestro Roberto Simeone on 27th December from 10am to 5.40pm at The Pleasance Sports Complex & Gym.

Second YDS in Dunfermline, 8 December 2019

The second YDS competition of this season saw six young EFC fencers in Dunfermline this Sunday, 8th December.

Aleks Reznik was the youngest foilist of the team. He came fourth out of the poule of six U11 boy with 2v 3d, to end fifth after the DEs.

Sophie Macdonald finished the poule of seven U13 girls with 2v 4d in sixth place, which she kept through the DEs. It was her firsts YDS competition and the U13 girls field has some very strong fencers with several years of fencing and competition experience. So well done, Sophie.

Women's Foil Results - Cadet BRC in London

Cadet British Ranking Competition, London - 8th December

Two Scotisch Fencing Awards for EFC

Congratulations to Chloe Dickson and Gavin McMenemy for their awards from Scotish Fencing!

Congratulations to Gavin on being awarded the Crosnier Award for Coaching Achievement. Very well deserved!

And Chloe did not only win two medals at the Scotish Open (silver in foil and bronze in sabre), she was also awarded the Crosnier Quaich in recognition of outstanding individual performance. Well done!

EFC Results - Scottish Open, 30 Nov. & 1 Dec. in Largs

This year’s Championship was held at the National Sports Centre in Largs. Congratulations to the 25 EFC fencers, in particular our medallists and Champions;
Women's Foil (Saturday):
Gold - Katie Smith
Silver - Chloe Dickson
Bronze - Zoe Sudderick
10th - Sasha Htet-Marshall
11th - Anna Conlin
12th - Hannah Fielding
13th - Alison Sidgwick

Women's Epee Results - Copenhagen, 30 Nov. & 1 Dec.

Congratulations to Keira Papadopoulos for her results in the 8th Copenhagen Cadet Circuit in Hellerup, Denmark. In the individuals on Saturday she emerged from the pools with 4v2d, then won DE bouts in the last 128, last 64 and last 32 before being eliminated in the last 16 to finish 16th out of 130.

The following day, Keira represented Great Britain in the GBR1 Team. The girls were undefeated, eliminating Austria in the last 16, Sweden in the last 8, GBR2 in the semi-finals and defeating Israel 45-35 to take Team Gold!

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