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.
Fencing is a modern sport open to everyone whatever their background. It is an exciting way to get some exercise and make new friends
Our next adult beginners training courses start after Easter on Tuesday 25th and Thursday 27th April. To find out more sign up to our newsletter with the blue button on the right. Or register and pay to reserve your place with the purple button.
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 sessions are available for those who have taken a break since they last fenced.
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.