A friendly but competitive fencing club in Greenwich, London, UK bordering Lewisham, Bexley and Bromley in south east London. Meeting twice a week, we offer training classes to beginners and welcome experienced fencers in foil, epee and sabre
The Entrance has moved!
The Vanbrugh Park entrance is closed due to building works. Entrance is at bottom end of Mycenae Road (One way from Westcombe Park). No Parking available inside the gate.
Our Autumn adult training courses are now underway and are pleasingly quite full! If you are interested in joining then you need to sign up for our January courses. Join our email list using the blue button on this page. Or register and pay to reserve your space now using the Purple button. Start date to be confirmed. Watch our calendar!
Our experienced and qualified coaches will skilfully introduce you to this exciting sport. Nearly a quarter of our adult members joined after attending these courses Only 12 spaces available per session!
Had a break? Refresher courses are available for those with previous experience
With thanks to Freya for permission
To celebrate her recovery from cancer, Freya Rodger joined our course in January as part of her aim to do all 37 sports open to women in the Olympics. Read her report on her fencing class and her attempts at the other 36 sports!
Junior fencing - Join the Musketeers!
Fencing is a brilliant way to keep young people physically and mentally fit through all their school years and way into the future!
This 3.8 minute vid is shot in studio and uses normal speed and slow motion to devastating effect to demonstrate blade and footwork especially close quarter techniques. Makes the blades look like rubber but they’re not! Dont miss it!
Have a look at our YouTube gallery for more about Blackheath Fencers and fencing.