Important Club Announcements
We are CLOSED due to The Corona Virus
As of Monday 16th March, in line with British Fencing guidance, Bath Sword Club will now be closed until further notice. It is now the recommendation that all non-essential contact to stop and to stop all unnecessary travel.
Our next Move to the Sports Training Village
Corona virus permitting We will be in STV from Thursday 7th May 2020 returning to Founders on Monday 8th June 2020.
This is 8 Sessions (there is a Bank holiday at the end of May (25th May) .
We will also be missing one session on 22nd June (Monday) due to unavailability of the hall.
Club socks, adults and juniors. £12.00.
Ask at the desk on your way in
Bath Sword Club, established in 1948 has been a part of the local community for the last 70 years. The club encourages fencers of all abilities and ambitions, and prides itself on its inclusive and friendly atmosphere. We enjoy fencing and promoting all 3 weapons and have a senior club member as a mentor in each weapon to help new members participate in club nights and competitions as they like. Coaching is provided by professional, qualified coaches.
Bath Sword Club is a Community Amateur Sports Club (CASC) run by a Committee of volunteers. We employ highly qualified professional coaches catering for all levels, from beginners to potential Olympians and from juniors beginning their journiney in fencing to veteran fencers (some of whom are also begninning their journey into fencing!). Our youngest member is 8 and our oldest member still regularly competing is in his 70s.
Our club members have a wide range of ability, from those just beginning fencing to those competing at international and world championship level. All are welcome and catered for, fencing is a fantastic sport to engage children and adults alike. Our motto is
LEARN, TRAIN, COMPETE – FENCE
The club has a tradition of hosting innovative events for the fencing community – the populur Excalibur competition – an annual inter -county competition. Hosting BYC events and this this year introducing a junior Excalibur competition the UK’s only inter-county competition for juniors.
We link with all sorts of organisations to provide programs to include more fencers at a grass roots level and to progress more experienced fencers to be the best they can be…