Well done to SVSC Coach Lynn Williams who was the highest placed Veteran in the Open Women’s Sabre at the Bosch Open at the Maasport Centre, Hertogenbosch Netherlands today.
Well done to SVSC youth fencers Ruby Luck (U15 Girls Sabre) and Oscar Hormbrey (U13 Boys Sabre) who will be representing England at the Challenge Wratislava in Wroclaw, Poland on 25 March.
As part of the Birchwood Sports Partnership SVSC has delivered community taster sessions at St Andrews School in Much Hadham. It was good to see so many enthusiastic young fencers and we hope to see some of you at the club soon! Thanks to all of the supporting teachers at St Andrews.
Congratulations to SVSC Fencer Oscar Hormbrey who won the U13 Boys Sabre at the Cornwall Leon Paul Junior Series event in Truro.
Congratulations to all of our team who took part in the Eastern Region Youth Championships. Our squad of Ruby Luck, Scarlett Purdie, Oscar Hormbrey, Finlay Rhodes, Maximilian Saunders, Michael Poznyz, Katherine Liu and Ella Pierce have all qualified for the British Youth Championships 2019.
New classes for adults and juniors are starting in January 2017. We're welcoming new beginners at our Junior and Senior sessions. We meet (Juniors) at Leventhorpe School, Sawbridgeworth on Saturdays (14.00-16.00) and (Seniors and Juniors) Birchwood School, Bishops Stortford (Juniors 18.30-20.00 and Seniors 20.00-21.30). Get in touch to sign up now!
Congratulations to all of our fencers who took part in the first Academy LPJS event in St Albans. In particular well done to Gold Medallist Austin Macleod in the Boys U9 Sabre and Bronze Medallst Simran Peehal
All SVSC fencers are competing at our first Christmas tournament on Saturday 17 December. All fencers and parents are welcome to spectate. We are also encouraging new fencers to try the sport and start training with us at our New Year's beginner courses starting early January 2017.
Well done to all the pupils who took part today in their first sabre fencing session at Widford School. We look forward to seeing some of you soon!
SVSC introduced over 200 year 5 & 6 pupils to Olympic Sabre fencing at the Birchwood Games day. Well done to all those who participated and their teachers!