All ages are catered for.We supply all the equipment, and have an excellent coach who will be delighted to instruct. You will be up and fencing in 30 mins! Fencing is a great way to keep both body and mind fit, and is a pure one against one contest and it's great fun!
Lancaster University's club of the year in 2010 and 2012!
We are a specialist sabre club offering an excellent development program that focuses on the individual needs of each member.
We are an open club, welcoming fencers from other clubs and beginners alike.
Our Beginners courses run 3 times a year, starting each term (January, April and September). They are designed to teach the basic techniques of foil fencing, the rules of the sport and how to fence safely. Should you wish to join our beginners course please contact us for further details.
We also welcome more experienced fencers either as club members or just for the occasional night's fencing.
We have a frame for wheelchair fencing and a couple of paralympic fencers train with us. If you are interested in joining the club or even just coming down to find out what we're all about and how we work then please contact us for further information.
Whether you have never fenced sabre before and you want to try it or you are an elite fencer, this is the club to be at. We offer the ultimate fencing experience from beginner to elite, from family fun to competitive international fencers, from age eight to eighty. Dedicated youth sessions for U11's and U15's
We welcome young and old alike. Social and competitive fencers. Complete beginners and elite fencers.
Head Coach - Mr Dmitri Lapkes - L5 Sabre L2 Foil L2 Epee
Dmitri is a former National Coach for Belarus who has coached some of the top fencers in the world at cadet, junior and senior level. He has competed at the highest level in men's sabre for 25 years including at four Olympic Games concluding at London 2012. He is a former World No1 and World Championship silver medalist.
Take a look at our website www.rivingtonparkfencingclub.co.uk