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Brixton Sabre featured by British Fencing

British Fencing selected Brixton Sabre to appear in the July issue of The Sword magazine. Ceri Thomas, one of the Club’s resident journalists, stepped up and did a fantastic job of telling the story of our first two years and successfully capturing the atmosphere on...
2020-2021 Term Dates Announced

2020-2021 Term Dates Announced

2020 Autumn Term:  Sept 8th – Dec 8th (14 Sessions) 2021 Spring Term:  Jan 5th – March 30th (13 Sessions) 2021 Summer Term:  Apr 20th – July 13th (13 Sessions)  

Brixton Sabre features in The Square magazine

The club featured in the Spring issue of The Square magazine in an article on ‘How to spend the perfect day in Brixton’. Brixton Sabre (and our Bowie photo) featured alongside The Ritzy Picturehouse, the Black Cultural Archives, Brockwell Park and the...

Going fencing by staying at home

Tonight saw Brixton Sabre’s first ever online club night. Paolo ran the session from Italy, connecting us from across the UK over Zoom. First up as usual was the warm-up – this time on the spot. Some tricky footwork.to improve balance followed – all...

5th in National Vets, 2nd in age group

Ceri came 5th overall in the British Veterans National Sabre Championships in Nottingham last weekend. It’s one of the three selection events for the GB team and Ceri’s result placed him second in his age group and right on track for selection. With a...

First medal of the year

Congrat’s to Ceri who captained the Welsh Veterans team to bronze in the Welsh Team Championships at the weekend. It’s the club’s first medal of 2020 and gets us off to a great start as we chase our target of 15 medals this year. The team of Ceri,...

Merry Christmas

Last night was our second Christmas celebration in the private room at The Tulse Hill Hotel. Last year Omar really liked it and decalred, “we should have our Christmas party here every year”. So we did :). Highlights of the year: 11 individual medals and 1...

Paolo’s Christmas Present

Our term ended on a high on Tuesday with our inaugural Christmas Tournament suggested and brilliantly organised by Paolo. Katrina, Tristan, Fergus, Francesco, Ceri, Helgaud, Jacqui, Sam, Omar and Mercedes turned in great performances across two poules. After lots of...

2019 London Capital Open: One Gold, Two Bronze

Fergus is the 2019 London Region Capital Open champion. Mercedes and Zoe claim the bronze medals. A fantastic set of results for Brixton Sabre saw all three of our fencers stepping up in the final stages. Fergus, after building an unassailable 6-1 lead in the final,...

Team Gold in the London Regional

Brixton Sabre fielded its first ever team in the London Region Team Competition on Sunday and came away with the Gold. Omar, Mercedes, John and Ceri finished third overall and picked up gold for being the best mixed team.