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Kidderminster Fencing Club

Please Note: Based on Government guidance due to Corvid-19 Kidderminster Fencing club is closed until further notice. The situation will be reviewed at the end of October and every month there after until such time as we are in a position to reopen. Sorry.

Kidderminster Fencing Club extends an open invitation to everyone, beginner to expert, to come and try the Olympic Sport of Fencing with our expert and professional three weapon coach.

We are a friendly and inclusive Fencing club focusing mainly on Epee and open to all aged 7+. The club welcomes beginners, experts and returning fencers. As we fence mainly Epee we also support training for the Fencing discipline of Modern Pentathlon.

All the specialist equipment required can be provided and all relevant liability insurance is in place.

Club History

Originally born out of a short course at Kidderminster Leisure Centre way back in 1993, the club was for many years based in Stourport, however with the demolition of the Sports Centre the club moved to its current home at King Charles I School in Kidderminster.

Coaching

Nick Chapman - Fencing CoachNick Chapman
Nick is an award winning full time coach, qualified to teach all three weapons, but specialising in Epee, he has over 25 years of experience and a proven record for producing competitive excellence at an international  level.  He also promotes ongoing participation and organising competitions and training from local introduction level to national ranking events.

Nick started fencing in Redditch in 1979 and qualified as a coach in 1989. He turned to professional coaching in 1992. Since then his fencers have won 40 national titles, been selected for national teams on 52 occasions, captained their universities, been non-executive directors of England Fencing and refereed at the 2012 Olympics.

  • Level 3 Foil
  • Level 3 Epee
  • Level 2 Sabre
  • British Fencing Team Manager trained
  • NCFE Diploma in Sports Psychology
  • Sports Coach UK Safeguarding and Protecting Children
  • British Academy of Fencing member

Contact

For further information, please complete the form below
or call Nick Chapman – 07980 757502

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