Bedford Fencing Club News
The first International Open competion to be organised by British Veterans' Fencing took place at Guildford on 4/5th January.
BVF hosted the EVF circuit event for Epee at the Guildford Spectrum on 4 th January 2020.
This was part of a Veterans International Open 6 weapon event which was also be a BVF selection event.
A number of club members entered and some won medals.
Silvia Brown and Jonathan Katz were nominated for awards.
Five of the Best!
Club members Silvia and Andrew Brown, Adrian Griffin, Caroline Clancy and John Prime qualified to represent Great Britain at the Veterans World Championships in Cairo 2019.
Silvia Brown wins two gold medals
This double Gold Medal win - both individual and team Gold - is quite extraordinary at a World Championship!
The 2019 Annual General Meeting of Bedford Fencing Club was held on 10th September 2019.
Minutes and Reports are available from the Secretary on request.
Veterans GB Squad includes 5 club members.
No less than five members of BFC have won places in the GB Squad fencing in the World Championships in Cairo in October.
Results of three competitions including the Vets National and the European Championships were used to choose the squad.
Caroline Clancy and Silvia Brown fence Sabre..
John Prime and Andrew Brown fence Epee and Adrian Griffin will fence Foil.