About Wrexham Fencing Club

Location

Wrexham Fencing Club meet on Friday Evenings (during the academic year, roughly September to June) at the Clywedog Leisure and Activity Centre, Clywedog School, Ruthin Road, Wrexham LL13 7UB.

Junior Club

Wrexham Fencing Club welcomes girls and boys between 8 and 13 years of age to join the Junior Club both as experienced fencers and beginners. The Junior club focuses on teaching fencing and training using both non electric (steam) and electric equipment to teach girls and boys the skills, discipline and rules of fencing and to prepare, those who wish, to enter competitions. Competitive fencing is not however a requirement of the Junior Club.
The Junior club meets on Friday Evenings between 6:00pm and 7:30pm

Senior Club

Wrexham Fencing Club welcomes people to join the Senior Club as a beginner, or experienced fencer, and will guild the new member through training and integration into the club, so as to enjoy the full experience of fencing.
The Senior club meets on Friday Evenings between 7:30pm and 9:00pm

Beginners Course – 6 weeks

The beginner's course is targeted at fencers who have no previous experience of the sport.

The objectives of the course are to teach the fundamentals of fencing; attack, defense, safety and to introduce fencers to competitive fencing.

All fencing equipment will be provided, all you need to bring are gym shoes or trainers (no black soles please) and wear loose clothing with strong trousers (no shorts) and a drink. Fees for the course are £30.00.

 

 

Visitors

Visitors are more than welcome at th club so if you are in the area and fancy an evening's fencing please just feel free to turn up and join in. Visitors are expected to provide their own equipment but in exceptional circumstances, such as a visitor from overseas, equipment can be loaned for the evening.

Strength and Conditioning Training

Between 6:15pm and 7:15pm the club runs a strength and conditioning session for the senior fencers. The session is hard work but great fun, what's more the fencers that regularly attend gain a huge amount from it.

Fees

Fees are payable either yearly in advance or by 12 monthly installments via standing order and are as follows:

 

Membership Rate Discount
Single £16.00pm  
Family (3 or more fencers) £16.00pm 25%
Annual £196.00pa 12.5%
Beginners Course £30.00  
Visitor Session £5.00pw  

 

The prices above are subject to annual review at the AGM but can change at any time if a significant change in running costs for the club occurs