ACT Fencing News
Learn to fence at Maison Escrime Fencing Club
Maison Fencing Club will be running the Term 2, 2021 Beginner fencing course;
Wednesday, 21 April 2021 to 16 June 2021
Participants must be 16 years or older
Accredited Coach: Garry Webster
Starting at 7pm to 8pm
At the Kaleen Primary School Gymnasium 19 Ashburton Circuit, Kaleen ACT 2617
The course cost is $90 per person (plus $55 ACTFA membership), all equipment will be provided
Details are also in attached flyer.
Results for the 2021 ACT State Championship will be available online in as near-realtime as we can make it.
Visit https://www.fencingtimelive.com?t=4404 or scan the following QR Code.
The 2021 ACTFA State Open, Novice and Veteran Epee, Foil and Sabre Championships will be held on Friday (night) Saturday and Sunday March 5, 6 and 7 at the Tuggeranong Archery Centre (299 Soward Way, Greenway ACT).
Please read the attached info flier for dates and times, dress requirements, venue location and how to register. Please also note the early bird payment option. ACTFA fencers are eligible for one free Championship entry per year. All fencers must be registered with their State Association.
Register online at https://www.registernow.com.au/secure/Register.aspx?E=42493
Fencer lists will be published on ACTFA.org.au (here) as entries are received.
Masters Fencing Club
Learn to Fence
Starting Friday 19 March 2021
6 week beginner course plus 3 months Masters Fencing Club membership
Fridays 7:00pm – 8:00pm
Tuggeranong Archery Centre
COST: $230 payable by direct deposit or bank transfer: BSB 062 914 Account 1093 4183.
This includes ACTFA $55 beginner registration (to cover insurance).
Participants must be over 18 years of age.
Wear long track pants, long-sleeved sweatshirt and trainers/sneakers.
All specialised fencing equipment (foil, mask, glove, jacket and plastron) is provided.
Sessions presented by experienced, accredited coaches in a friendly club environment.
The ACTFA A2021 GM will be held on Monday 8th March 2021 over Zoom at 4:00pm
A final agenda and link to the Zoom meeting will be available shortly.
Anyone is welcome to attend the meeting, however you need to be a financial member to vote at the meeting.
All committee positions will be open for election.
The 2020 ACT Veteran Championships will be held at Masters Fencing Club at the Tuggeranong Archery Centre over three Friday nights in October Please read the attached info flier for dates and times, dress requirements, venue location and how to register.
Maison Fencing Club is Open for training.
Maison Fencing club has been given permission to recommence training, ensuring that the club comply with the ACT Government COVID19 guidelines.
Training will recommence from: Wednesday, 24 June 2020
Training times: 7.00pm – 8.30pm
Training Venue: Kaleen Primary School gymnasium, 19 Ashburton Circuit, Kaleen ACT 2617
Maison Fencing Club will be required to limit the number of participants to 15 in the gymnasium at any time, and actively monitor distancing rules and hygiene measures. Fencers will need to have their own fencing clothing and equipment. No sharing or use of club clothing or weapons.
Visitor from other fencing clubs are most welcome.
Maison Escrime Fencing Club
All ACTFA members are invited to join our next Skype committee meeting on June 8th at 7pm.
Topics currently identified for discussion:
- resuming activities under the AIS framework
- the remaining ACT Championships
- 2020 ACT trophies