Hub Development (3)

This category is for articles on development in the North West region of British Fencing

Tuesday, 14 January 2014 23:24

FREE Refereeing Course

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Do you want to learn how to referee a fencing bout? Do you want a refereeing qualification? Do you want all this for FREE???

The North West Region is offering a free refereeing course, all we ask is that you pay a nominal fee for the refreshments on offer during the day, and that you put your newly learnt skills to good use refereeing in the subsequent North West Junior Series Competitions.


Saturday 1st March 2014; for foil, 09.00 start

Sunday 2nd March 2014,; for epee and/or sabre, 09.00 start

At the NW BYC Qualifying Tournament.

Collective Spirit Academy, Main Sports Hall, Butterworth Lane, Chadderton, Oldham, OL9 8EA

To Apply:

Please use the "on-line" entry form

Tuesday, 14 January 2014 23:21

FREE Refereeing Course

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Monday, 21 October 2013 14:20

Hub Development

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British Fencing has created a Regional Hub Network has been created to support fencing in the local community. The North West hub is responsible for organising and hosting activities that will:

  • support coaches, officials, volunteers, clubs and fencers
  • develop coaching, training, education and awareness
  • offer activities from fencing to coach CPD;
    • referee and armoury information;
    • nutrition courses;
    • local funding grants;
    • club development training; etc.

The region will has a Regional Hub Lead Officer (RHLO) who organises and co-ordinate the events in response to the local needs, they can be contacted using the form on the Contacts page.

The events that are organised are displayed in the calendar and can be booked online using the form on the Hub Development page.