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Inverclyde Open 2013

Entry is now open for the 2013 Inverclyde Open

Andrew Winter wins the BFA Diamond Jubilee Fair Play Cup

Edinburgh Fencing Club - Andrew WinterCongratulatiions to Andrew Winter on winning the BFA Diamond Jubilee Fair Play Cup at the 2013 Merseyside Open.

Congratulations to Catriona Sibert - winner of the Birmingham International Open!

Edinburgh Fencing Club | Catriona SibertThree EFC Women's Foilists took part in one of the biggest fencing tournaments in Britain - the Birmingham International Open (30th March) and all three finished in the top 10.

Congratulations to Catriona Sibert who won the competition with Team-mates Chloe Dickson 6th and Ruth Clarke 10th.

In the final Catriona won a nail-biting comeback match against Cathy Cook from Cercle d'Escrime Melun Val de Seine (Paris).

Congratulations to EFC Coach Don McKenzie

Congratulations to EFC coach Don McKenzie who has been awarded the Scottish Fencing 'Roger Crosnier Memorial Award for Coaching Achievement'.

Don is coach to most of the clubs high performance women foilists who have been dominating Scottish and British podia.

Edinburgh Fencing Club | Don

Edinburgh International Open 2013 Cancellation

It is with regret that the 2013 Open has been cancelled.

Online entries are being refunded.


Congratulations to EFC fencers at the British Universities and Colleges Sports Championships!

Edinburgh Fencing Club - Ruth Clarke 

EFC fencers Catriona Sibert and Ruth Clarke both medalled at the 2013 BUCS Championships in Sheffield in February.

After strong performances in the pools, Catriona and Ruth were seeded 1st and 4th, this unfortunately meant that they met in the semi-finals. Both fencing for Edinburgh University, Catriona won the event being undefeated all day, and Ruth came away with Bronze, undefeated except by her EFC Team mate.

East Scotland BYC Qualifiers

The East Scotland BYC Qualifiers will be run at the EFC club-nights on Tuesday 14th March (Boys' Sabre, Girls & Boys' Epee) and Tuesday 19th March (Girls' Sabre and Girls & Boys' Foil).

Full Information (PDF)

Entry Form (PDF)


Kate Daykin has been selected for the WS World Cadet Championships

Congratulations to Kate Daykin who has been selected for the WS World Cadet Championships.

Congratulations to Kate and her coach Ben Hanley.

EFC Medallists at the 2013 GB Cadet and Junior Championships

Congratulations to our medallists at the GB Cadet and Junior Championships, 9th & 10th February 2013.

In the Cadet Women's Foil, Katie Smith was undefeated until being narrowly defeated in her semi-final against the eventual winner. Katie also made the last 8 of the Juniors.

In the Junior Women's Foil, Ruth Clarke was undefeated until the final. Ruth showed great control and determination winning her semi-final from 8-1 down!

Edinburgh Fencing Club - Ruth Clarke

YDS Dunfermline

Edinburgh Fencing Club - YDSEdinburgh Fencing Club cadet sabre looking strong judging by this weekend's results. Really proud of you all.

Toby was winner of YDS Dunfermline U14 boys sabre.

Great job by Naomi Farmer.


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