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A New Spring in Their Step

Congratulations to Julie, Joe and Diana on graduating from our Spring Beginner’s Course. From a standing start, never having wielded a sabre before, our three newest graduates are now ready to fight all comers. And congrats to Paolo, who once again has turned...

Fergus wins Bronze in Malta

In his first start for Brixton Sabre, Fergus Rees-Gildea, our newest member, picked up a bronze medal at this weekend’s Malta Open. Fergus fenced for the University of Sussex, before travelling extensively and becoming a teacher. Luckily the travel bug...

Marc competes at European Veterans in Cognac

Brixton Sabre and Ireland were proudly represented at the weekend by club founder Marc at the European Veterans Championships in Cognac. Two of the poule of Russian, German, Italian, Polish, French and GB opponents qualified for the quarter finals. Marc went out in...
2019-2020 term dates announced

2019-2020 term dates announced

2019 – Autumn All dates are inclusive: September 10th – December 10th (14 sessions) 2020 – Spring and Summer January 7th – March 31st (13 sessions) April 21st – July 14th (13 sessions)

Top placings in the Veterans for Brixton Sabre

Brixton Sabre fencers Marc and Ceri competed in the British Veterans Championships in Manchester on Saturday, May 11th. Ceri picked up the gold medal for being the highest placed fencer in the 50-59 year-old category with Marc claiming 12th place. The competition (40...

Bronze in the West Midlands

Ceri wins bronze at the West Midlands Open held in Dudley on April 13th. Ceri was ranked 3rd after the poules (only losing two fights). This ranking secured a bye to the quarter finals, where he narrowly beat Richard Dickson 10-9. Ceri lost out in the semi-final to...

Brixton Sabre at the Four Nations

Brixton Sabre was well represented at this year’s Veterans Four Nations – Marc captained Ireland and Ceri fenced for Wales. Held this year at the Welsh Institute of Sport in Cardiff, this annual event pits England, Ireland, Scotland and Wales in a team...

Ceri takes silver for Brixton Sabre

Ceri took silver in the British Age Groups last weekend at the Leon Paul Fencing Centre. Fencing in Category 2 (40-49 years old) the competition was held as a poule unique. Ceri won all his bouts with the exception of the deciding fight in the poule which he lost by...

Graduation Night

Congratulations to our class of Spring 2019. After just eight weeks and brilliant coaching by Paolo – Luke, Isa, Nick, Francesco and Tristan are fighting like crazy. Some achievement considering only Isa had any fencing experience (foil at University) and the...

Another good weekend of competition for Brixton Sabre

Brixton Sabre founder Marc Lepere took part in the 2018 London Region’s CAPITAL Open on Saturday 1st December at the Jean Brown Arena in Redbridge. Despite this being Marc’s first open competition of the year, he won 5 out of 6 fights in the poule and was ranked 4th...