Ready to Fence?
Whether you’re thinking of trying fencing for the first time, or an existing fencer looking for a club to join, we would love you to drop in to one of our training sessions and see what we’re all about.
We also have a number of special events and classes planned to help beginners get started. Check the dates below.
New to Fencing? Have a Go!
Term 4 Classes for Beginners
PLEASE NOTE: If you are a beginner and want to fence on Saturdays in term 4, make sure you get to a training session by Saturday 27th October! After this date we will not be accepting more beginners to the Saturday session until next year.
Saturdays in Nunawading From Oct 13th:
9:30am-10:30am, (ages 7-10) Swordplay Sabre
9:30am-10:30am, (ages 10+) Novice Sabre, followed by joining the open training.
Tuesdays From Oct 9th:
7pm-8pm, Junior Training in Mitcham. Suitable for anyone who isn’t allowed to stay up as late as 9pm (aprox ages 7-11). Beginners welcome any time.
7:30pm-9pm, (ages 10+) Sabre Squad, separate beginners class if numbers permit, in Mitcham.
Thursdays From Oct 11th:
4:30pm- 5:30pm, (ages 7-12) After-School Class, Vermont South Sportlink. 2 spaces left, class closed to new beginners from August 2nd.
6:30pm– Junior Epee, 7:30pm – Senior Epee, Olinda Community Hall
Beginners aged 9+ welcome at any time!
School Holiday Activities
Saturday October 6th – Fencing Open Day
10am – 12pm, Nunawading Community Centre
Join us for a fun (and free) introductory session and find out more about the sport. All equipment provided.
Adults & Teens – You will be introduced to fencing with the Epee, and have a chance to test your new skills on the electrical scoring apparatus. No experience necessary!
Ages 8+ – Lear to fence with the sabre! We will cover the basic skills, and have a go with the electrical scoring apparatus.