Club Escrime Winchester News

The latest news, trip reports, courses and of course embarrassing photos.

Jackie Oien U16 British Youth Champion 2016

A first National title, well done.

Jackie Oien Cadet and Junior Championships 2017

Well done 3rd in both Cadet and Junior competitions

George Budden U22 National Pentathlon Champion 2017

Another great result, well done.

Joe Donaghue U14 British Youth National Epee Champion 2017

Well done a great result.

Hampshire Age Group Foil 2016

                                                     Hampshire U12 Age group Foil

British Youth Championships 2016

Charlotte Fairman U18 Foil Champion

If you train hard then anything is possible.

Hampshire U14 Team Competition 2014

U14 Club Escrime Winchester Fencers

Southern Region Team Event 2013

Another great result in the Southern Region Team event.
Club Escrime Winchester won all the age groups U13/U16/U20

Friendly match against Espada 2013

A really good friendly competition against our hosts Espada Fencing Club.
Well done to Alicia, Lucy, Lauren, Richard, Mark A, Ian all fenced well.
The result 10/26 to us

Southern Region Epee 2013

Well done another great set of results. Charlotte & Ellen joint third. Nicky fifth.
Sam first and David third.

Hampshire Foil 1&2 2012

First, second and third, not a bad days work.
Medals also for Milly 3rd in the Foil 1
and 2nd and 3rd for Anna and Katya in the Foil 2

Southern Region U16 and U20 Team Event 2012

First place in the U20 competition Stacey, Cormac and Matthew.  

And the U16's third place Charlotte, Samatha, Milly. First place Katya, Lauren, Fergus.
Well done to all.

Hilliers Demonstration 2012

BYC Qualifiers 2012

Another great effort,well done.

Great South Run 2011

Well done Ian McQueen who achieved a time of 1 hour 21 Minutes and 54 seconds


Congratulations to Charlotte Homan, Cormac Foley, Mark Legkovsky and Hugo Lloyd for being accepted on the Advanced Apprenticeship in Sporting Excellence (AASE) programme.

What is AASE?
It is a Level 3 qualification designed for Fencers ‘who have the realistic potential to achieve excellence and are seeking to perform at the highest level as their main career goal’. Delivered through the National Academy the programme covers all areas of development as a Fencer including technical, tactical, psychology, nutrition as well as strength and conditioning. AASE is notionally a 2 year programme aimed at 16-18 year olds studying at school or Sixth Form College.

If you wish to find out more information about AASE go to

Hampshire Team Foil 2011

Above the winners Roderick,Mark and Ian and runners up Katherine, John and Stacy.

Hampshire Age group Foil 2011

Well done to all those that fenced, and a big thank-you to the parents and organizers

U14 Girls

U16 Boys

Hampshire foil 1&2 2010

Cormac, Adrian 2nd, Pheobe 2nd, Allen, Mark 1st, Ian 3rd

Hampshire foil 1&2

Phoebe fencing
And I can also fly!

Hampshire Foil1&2

Ian in background "where's my last working foil"

Bede "why is my foil so heavy"

Ian " now? but i still haven't got a working foil"

Hampshire Foil 1&2

Lets dance not fence !!!!!

Ah coach is watching better do it properly.

15km walk(Adrian) v high jump(Mark)

More Medals

Southern Region team events U14 and U18. A very good days work.

Bank Holiday Training 2010

A good three days training with a visit from guest coach Akos Marinki

Fencing outside

Due to a double booking we fenced outside, it turned out to be a very good session.

National Qualifier-2010

Well done to all the club fencers that entered.
Going to Sheffield are :- Anna McQueen, Charlotte Fairman, Elizabeth McLean, Phoebe Luther
Fergus Foley, Mark Legkovsky, Huon Mackley, Cormac Foley and Bede West.
Anna and Mark age group winners.

A special thanks to all club members who helped out during a very busy day, Especially those who worked all day without rest :- Ian McQueen, Lorna Cooke, Patsy Hunt, Lucy and Richard Biggs.

A very successful day.

Allen Cooke

Spring Term Fencing Starts 15th Jan

The first fencing of the year on Friday 15th January 2010 in the usual place.

Don’t forget the Southern Region age group foil qualifiers and senior foil on the 31st January 2010 at Reading University. Details on the Calendar page.

Club coach selected for FIE Foil training course.

CONGRATULATIONS to John Routledge on passing his FIE Foil Diploma. He will be returning from Bucharest, Romania having spent three months on a FIE Foil coaching course.

Hampshire Team Foil 2009 – Escrime winners

After entering three teams and a successful days fencing at the Hampshire foil team event, team Escrime A (John Routledge, Mark Lyons-Amos and Adrian Davis) won the event overall with teams B and C coming 2nd and 4th.

Yuk!No not the nations most wanted but the winners of the team foil Mark, John and Adrian. Sorry ladies but amazingly they’re all taken!!

EscrimeBTeamFoil2009 The beautiful people and members of Escrime B; Ian, Clare and Julian, who came second.