1. Upcoming Beginners Courses October 2017 and January 2018

The Bristol Fencing Club intends to run two of its popular beginners courses in the coming months. T...
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2. No Fencing on Friday 9 June 2017

Dear Fencers,

We have been informed by the City Academy that the Sports Hall will be clos...
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3. No Fencing 25/02 to 03/03

Dear Fencers and Junior Fencers Parents

Please be aware that the school is using the spor...
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4. Merry Christmas - BFC

To all fencers

The Bristol Fencing Club wishes you a very Merry Christmas and a Happy New...
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5. No fencing Monday 28 November / Club Dinner

Dear Fencers,

The sports hall at Cotham School is being used by the school during the ev...
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6. Fencing in August 2016

Dear Fencers,

Following on from the survey, there was overwhelming support to cut back to...
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7. Annual Move to City Academy - Exam Season is very nearly here!

Dear Fencers,

Our annual move to City Academy is nearly with us! The move is due to the C...
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8. Season's Greetings, Merry Christmas and a Happy New Year from BFC

To all Members, Coaches, and Friends of Bristol Fencing Club

The Club wishes you a very M...
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9. Christmas 2016

Dear BFC Members,

Please note that the Club's last fencing session will take place on Fri...
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10. Testimonial on the BFC beginners course!

I decided I needed to get fit but wanted something different from the gym and as no one would commit...
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11. BFC Christmas Comp 2015! Bring a prize win a prize!

The Christmas competition will take place on Friday, December 11th and is open to all members of Bri...
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12. Thank you from the Bristol Open!

The organisers of the Bristol Open Fencing Tournament (BOFT) would like to say a huge thank you to a...
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13. Bristol Open 2015

Hi everyone

Every year Bristol Fencing Club is proud to host one of the leading competiti...
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14. New for September 2015: 7.30pm to 9.30pm fencing hours on Mondays

Dear Bristol Fencers,

As from September 2015, the Club will fence on Mondays from 7.30pm ...
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15. Bristol fencer captain of Oxford Uni!

Bristol Fencing Club would like to congratulate Sean Jamshidi, a Bristol fencer, on being appointed ...
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16. Bristol Schools Competition

Owen Paton of Bristol Fencing Club took part in the Bristol Schools Competition on Saturday 18 July ...
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17. Veterans Fencing Championships

Many congratulations to all Club Members who fenced at the recent Veterans Fencing Championships.more

18. Summer Fencing 2015 - Change of Venue

Dear Fencers,

Due to exams, the Cotham School sports hall is not available for fencing du...
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19. Ed Burnham qualifies for BYC U18s foil

Fencers -

We have some truly great news to inspire you all and to show that Bristol Fenci...
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20. South West Foil Qualifiers - 2015

Dear BFC fencers

Several club fencers entered their age group in the South West Foil Qual...
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21. Barbara Hillier

On Christmas Eve, Barbara Hillier passed away peacefully aged 93years. She will be greatly missed by...
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22. Revised January 2015 start date Isaac David Junior groups

To Parents/Carers,

This communication relates only to the fencing groups taught by Isaac ...
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23. Christmas 2014 fencing dates

Dear Fencers, The Club's last session before Christmas will be on Friday 19 December 2014. The j...
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24. Next adult beginners course: Monday 12 January 2015

The Bristol Fencing Club runs several beginners courses for adults every year. The next beginners co...
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25. Some friendly pre-Christmas BFC competitions

Hello Fencers (and parents!)

I am going to run some fun competitions in the run up to Chr...
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26. Fantastic Result for BFC Fencer at the Veteran World Championships

Dear Fencers,

Members of Bristol Fencing Club comprise a breadth of ages from eight to ei...
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27. Bristol Open 2014

Dear All

As I hope you were aware the Bristol Open Fencing Tournament took place last wee...
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28. The Bristol Open Fencing Tournament (BOFT) needs you!

Dear All,

Bristol Fencing Club helps run the BOFT which will be in its 38th year and held...
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29. BFC 2014 AGM

Dear Fencers,

The Bristol Fencing Club Annual General Meeting will take place on Saturday...
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30. Fencing - Friday 27 June 2014

Dear fencers,

Fencing returns to Cotham School on Friday 27 June 2014. Please note, howev...
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31. No Fencing Friday 23 May 2014

Dear Members and Guests of Bristol Fencing Club,

The Club has been informed by the City A...
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32. Summer 2014 Fencing - Change of Venue

Dear Fencers,

Due to exams, the Cotham School sports hall is not available for fencing du...
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33. Competition News January 2014

Dear fencers,

Saturday also saw a strong Bristol FC turnout for the HMS Flying Fox team c...
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34. Club Dinner 2014

Hi Everyone

It has been a couple of years at least since we last had a Club Dinner so it ...
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35. Annual Club Dinner 2014 - Save the Date

The Bristol Fencing Club will holds its annual Club Dinner on Saturday 18 January 2014 at a time and...
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36. Seasons Greetings!

The Bristol Fencing Club wishes all its Members, Coaches, and Guests a very Merry Christmas and a Ha...
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37. Bristol Open 2013

Hi Fencers

hopefully you should all be aware that the Bristol Open 2013 was, once more, a...
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38. Save the Date: 2014 Club Invitational Foil Championship

Dear Fencers,

The provisional date for the 2014 Bristol Fencing Club Invitational Foil Ch...
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39. Fencing on Friday 23 & 30 August 2013

Dear Fencers,

We have been informed by Cotham School that the floor in the gym will be c...
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40. New BFC Club Secretary!

We extend a very warm welcome to Ira de N'Yeurt who was elected as the Bristol Fencing Club secretar...
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41. AGM 2013 Report

Dear Fencers and parents, carers,

the BFC AGM was held on Saturday 6 July 2013 and as alw...
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42. St Dunstan's Foil 2013

Hi All,

Another good showing yesterday for Bristol Fencing Club at the St Dunstan Foil an...
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43. BFC AGM 2013

Notice:

The Bristol Fencing Club AGM 2013 will take place on Saturday 6 July 2013. If you...
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44. Wellington Open 2013

Dear All

Yesterday several of BFC's fencers competed at the Wellington Open, for some it ...
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45. Summer 2013 Fencing - Change of Venue

Dear Fencers,

Due to exams, the Cotham School sports hall is not available for fencing d...
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46. BFC Competition 2013 - the Chair's View

Dear Fencers,

I do have a bruise on the back of my hand, my shoulder and my collarbone b...
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47. Merry Christmas and Happy New Year

The Bristol Fencing Club would like to wish all of its Members, Guests and Coaches a very Merry Chri...
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48. Apologies

Apologies to all those who came to BFC last Monday (27th August) only to find the school was closed....
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49. BFC moving to City Academy for May 2012 to June 2012

Please note that, because of exams being held in the Sports Hall at Cotham School in May and June 20...
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50. BFC Results from the Birminghan Open 2012

Dear Fencers,

The Birminghan Open was held over the Easter weekend. Several of our fencer...
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51. BFC Competition 2012; the Chair's view

Dear Fencers,

The Saturday before Easter saw the annual Bristol Fencing Club Tournament w...
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52. Bristol Fencing Club Competition 2012

Bristol Fencing Club are holding an invitational foil competition at the Bristol City Academy on Sat...
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53. BFC Competition Results 2012

Below are the results for this year's BFC competition. This year we opened the doors to include fenc...
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54. Georgia wins Gold at the Commonwealth Junior Fencing Championships 2012

From the Chair:

Hello everyone,

Great jubilation and triumphal arches - excit...
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55. New Armourer

The Club has recently welcomed a new armourer. Steve Rashley has agreed to be the Club armourer goin...
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56. Happy New Year!

The Bristol Fencing Club would like to wish all its Members, Guests and Coaches a very happy, succes...
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57. 2011 Notable Competition Results

The Wellington Open 2011 senior competition was held on 9 October 2011. Congratulations to BFC Fence...
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58. Bristol Open 2011

Dear Fencer,

some of you were at the Bristol Open Fencing Tournament because you were an ...
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59. Notice of 2011 BFC AGM

The Bristol Fencing Club AGM 2011 will take place on 23 July 2011.

All Club Members will ...
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60. BFC moves to City Academy from 16 May to 2 July during exams.

Dear BFC Members,

During the exam season Cotham School closes its sports hall to exam des...
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61. GAFU 2011 Foil Results

The Gloucestershire Amateur Fencing Union Foil Competition was held at Wycliffe College on Sunday 13...
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62. BFC Fencer Featured on BBC Points West

During fencing on Monday 28 February 2011, some of you may have noticed that the Club received the v...
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63. Club Foil Championship 2011 - Results

The Bristol Fencing Club Foil Championships were held on Saturday 22 January 2011 at the City Academ...
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64. Monday 20 December 2010 - Fencing is going ahead tonight.

As of 2.30pm on Monday 20 December 2010, fencing tonight (Monday 20 December 2010) is going ahead.more

65. Club dates for Christmas 2010

Please note that the last Club night this year will be Monday 20 December 2010. There will be no fen...
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66. December 2010 Club newsletter from the Chairman

Dear Fencers,

It has been a busy and exciting year with many changes in the club, perhaps...
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67. Notice of 2010 BFC AGM

The Bristol Fencing Club AGM 2010 will take place on 31 July 2010.

All Club Members were ...
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68. Club Success at St Dunstan's Foil

A number of Club Members took part in the St Dunstan's Open Foil on Sunday 27 June 2010 held in Glas...
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69. SW Sabre and Team Foil 2010

Last weekend saw Bristol Fencing Club fielding two teams in the SW Regional Foil Competition at Mill...
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70. British Youth Championships 2010

The British Youth Championships were held in Sheffield on 1, 2 and 3 May 2010. Bristol Fencing Club ...
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71. Club Championships - The Results

The Annual Bristol Fencing Club competition was once more a resounding success. We had a very good e...
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72. Club Championships - Save the Date - 20 March 2010

The Bristol Fencing Club Championships will take place on Saturday 20 March 2010. Full details in re...
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73. Plymouth Open 2010

The Plymouth Open 2010 foil competitions were held on Saturday 30 January 2010. A number of fencers ...
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74. Friday 8 January 2010 - Fencing Cancelled.

Cotham School has taken the decision to remain shut on Friday 8 January 2010; as a result there will...
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75. Welsh Open 2009 Results

At the Welsh Open this season, Sean Jamshidi finished in an excellent 12th place in the mens foil, a...
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76. County Junior Foil Championships 2009

The Club would like to congratulate its juniors who fenced at the County Junior Foil Championships 2...
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77. Wellington Open 2009

The Club is happy to report that our own Mo won the Wellington Open Men's Foil 2009 in a very convin...
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78. Notice of 2009 BFC AGM

The Bristol Fencing Club AGM 2009 will take place on 9 September 2009. All Club Members were sent an...
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79. Congratulations to Mo!

The Committee and Club Members of the Bristol Fencing Club would like to offer their warmest congrat...
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80. Foil Championships 2009

A message from our captain:

The Bristol Fencing Club Championship 2009 was a great succes...
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81. No Fencing on Friday 6 February 2009

Due to the prevailing adverse weather conditions, Cotham School is closed on Friday 6 February 2009....
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82. Plymouth Open 2009

The Club had a very good showing at the Plymouth Open this year.

Very well done to Isaac...
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83. Fencing the Navy - Saturday 17 January 2009

The fencing competition at the HMS Flying Fox on Saturday was a great success. The Club fielded thre...
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84. Juniors' Christmas Battle 2008

Well done to all those Juniors who took part in this year's Christmas competition, with special ment...
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85. Club Competition 2009 - Save the Date

Please make a note in your diaries that the Club Competition 2009 will take place at Cotham School o...
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86. Happy New Year!

The Bristol Fencing Club would like to wish all of its Members, Guests and Coaches a very happy and ...
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87. Saturday 13 December 2008 - Save the Date!

To all Club members: the Bristol Fencing Club Christmas meal is very likely to take place on Saturda...
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88. Wellington Open 2008

Several Club Members entered the Wellington Open 2008 held at Wellington School on Sunday 19 October...
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89. British Cadet & Junior Championships 2008

The Club would like to congratulate Georgia Hannay (Junior, placed 24th; Cadet, placed 1st) and Sean...
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90. Bristol Open 2008

The 2008 edition of the Bristol Open was held on Saturday 20th and Sunday 21st September 2008. True ...
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91. Club AGM 2008

The Bristol Fencing Club 2008 AGM was held on Monday 11 August 2008. Thank you to all those club mem...
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92. Congratulations to the Golden Couple!

Congratulations to Colin and Barbara who will be celebrating their 50th Wedding Anniversary this wee...
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93. 2008 Club Competition Results

Many thanks to Jon Dawkins for organising this year's club competition, and also a special mention t...
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94. Juniors' Christmas Battle 2007

Well done to all those Juniors who took part in this year's Christmas competition, with special ment...
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95. Club Results for St. Dunstans

Bristol had an excellent turnout for St Dunstans and acquitted themselves well. It was an excellent...
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96. 2007 Club Competition results

Below are the results of last Saturday's Club competition (17th March). Thank you to everyone for ta...
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97. Competition Results (February 2007)

We have a number of club members committed to competing in the frequent regional fencing competition...
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98. Congratulations!

The County Foil Championships were held on 4 November 2006 at Bristol Grammar School. Several member...
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99. Reduced price membership to the Carlton House Fitness Centre!

Following a brilliantly successful Bristol Open, the City Academy has issued 10 cut-price fitness fa...
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100. New Website (October 2006)

The BFC website has received a recent makeover! Many thanks to Ruth Semple for all her hard work and...
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101. Bristol Open 2006 (September 2006)

The Bristol Open 2006 was, as it has been in recent years, a huge success, with high numbers of entr...
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102. New Club Captain (July 2006)

The BFC welcomes Astrid Merrick as the new club captain effective from July 2006! Congratulations to...
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