Welcome to Barnsley Fencing Club.
We hope to meet you in person soon.
We are a friendly club located in Penistone near Barnsley. We practice Modern Olympic Fencing - mainly Foil. Membership is open to anyone aged 8 and up. Recent members of Barnsley Fencing Club have been Yorkshire Champions. We run the Yorkshire Senior Team Foil competition annually and host one of the Yorkshire Youth League competitions. Beginners courses are currently organised twice a year.
First some News:
There has been a mixup on the dates for the next Beginners Course. The next Beginners Course will begin on Tuesday the 10th of October 2017. More information
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Dates for your Diary:
- Yorkshire Youth League - next round is at Ackworth Schoool on 1 October 2017. Closing date for entries is 28 September 2017. Check the Links to other clubs etc. for further information.
- Beginners Course starts Tuesday 10 October 2017 - there were some other dates floating around. Please check your diary.
Normal club session details:
- When: 6:00-8:00 Tuesday evening - We are open throughout the year.
- Where: Penistone Grammar School.
- From 1st March 2013, £7.00/session, or £18.00/month by Standing Order. Send an email from the Contacts page to request the Standing Order form or details.
We take members aged from about 8 years upwards and have club equipment available.
Our coach, Adam Blight, works full time teaching at clubs and schools in Yorkshire where he brings a wealth of experience to the subject. In addition, the drawing in the page header above is Adam's work.
Check out the links on the left for more information and contacts.