Bath Sword Epee

Epee People

Epee Coach

Rob is a BFA Level 3 Coach in epee and foil. He has been a member of the GB Senior coaching team for 13 years; he was Cornwall County Coach and Development Officer for 5 years and is a tutor for BFA Coach Development courses. Rob is a British Fencing Talent Coach, and is closely involved with coaching with at the National Pentathelete Training Centre.

This year Rob won a lifetime achievement award from British Fencing.

He is an accomplished fencer in his own right, having been Junior World Foil Champion (1976) and competed in the Montreal (1976), Moscow (1980) and Los Angeles (1984) Olympics in the GB Epee and Foil teams. ‚Äč

Epee Coach

Sandra is a qualified coach in all 3 weapons although she focuses more on Epee (level 3) and Foil (level 2). Last year she went to Hungary to an international coach development camp (achieving an F.I.E coaching diploma).

She has been coaching in schools in the South West of England for the last 7 years and has more recently become closely involved in forging links between Bath Sword Club and the wider community.

Over the last year she has become increasingly involved with coach education for British fencing.

Senior Club Epee Mentor

Paul is a member of Bath Sword Club who fences Epee and regualrly competes in various competitions on the national circuit (senior and verterans). He recently represented the UK at the World Veterans fencing championships in Italy.

Paul is a regular attendee of the senior epee club. As a mentor and experienced fencer he will help any new members with our arcane ways and offer (non contractually binding!) advice should you ask him.