The South Coast's Leading Fencing Club

ESPADA Fencing Club is based in Bournemouth Poole. The Club provides fun fencing and coaching for both beginners and more experienced fencers in all three weapons (Foil Epeé and Sabre.) We fence twice a week at two different venues and is open to all ages and abilities.

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  • Espada Fencing Club Bournemout & Poole

    Espada Fencing Club Bournemout & Poole

  • Espada Fencing Club Bournemout & Poole

    Espada Fencing Club Bournemout & Poole

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Beginners Courses

Want to start fencing? Beginners courses start on 8th (Littledown Centre) and 12th of September (Scout Hut) for 6 weeks. Cost is £50 adults and £25 8-14’s. All equipment and coaching is included – please get in touch to book

Summer Closures

Please note that there will be no Junior Fencing at the Littledown Centre from Friday 21 July – 1 Sept inclusive. Friday Junior Fencers are very welcome at Tuesday fencing at the Scout Hut, Ad Astral Road, Poole 6.45 – 7.45pm

Southern Fencing Club Meet

The Southern Fencing Club – Sunday June 18th 2017, 9:30 to 12:30 at Compton Sports Centre

Venue: Downland Sports Centre, 12 minutes from M4 / A34 junction.
Manor Crescent,
RG20 6NU

Costs: £7.50. Discounted for regional organisers/helpers/refs and coaches to £5

Please book via the Southern Fencing website if you are planning to go…

New Espada Facebook Page

We now have a new Facebook page for the club: check it out here:


Fox Cup

The Date has been set for the Fox Cup, which will take place at the Littledown Centre, Bournemouth on Sunday 11th December, from 10am – 2pm. Entry £10

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Dont forget to book for the Club Christmas Party on the 20th December, with Vikki or Brian…7pm at the Three-legged Cross, Wimborne – £10 including skittles and food!

Hampshire Age Group Foil Success!

Espada U16’s achieved an impressive set of results at the Hampshire Age Group Foil on Sunday.

U14 boys: Edward Teather 5th, Karol Krasnowolski 2nd i.e. silver and James Bryden 1st i.e. GOLD!!! (out of 5)

U12 boys: Elliot England-Holland 3rd i.e. bronze and Stefan Hedley-Cheney 1st i.e. GOLD!!! (out of 8)

In U16 boys: Lewis Barnes 5th, Sunny Yang 3rd i.e. bronze (out of 7)

Well done to everyone who represented the club at this competition!

Hampshire Senior Foil

Dont forget to sign up for the Senior Foil on 6th November at St. George’s Catholic College, Southhampton –


Beginners Courses

Inspired by the Olympics? Come along and try out our fantastic sport, with a beginners course.

Join us at on Friday 2nd September at the Littledown Centre, Bournemouth or on Tuesday 6th September at the Scout Hut, on Ad Astral Road, Canford Heath on Tuesday 6th September….

All ages and levels of experience welcome, whether you are a complete beginner, or are looking to get back into fencing after a break.

To find out more, please get in touch, using the Contact page and we can tell you what you need to bring, and provide more details and a warm welcome!




ESPADA Fencing Club Meets every Tuesday and Friday evening for standard sessions comprising warm-up, training groups and optional competitive fencing.

Tuesday Evenings (7.45pm for 8.00pm-10.00pm) Juniors class at 6.45pm-7.45pm @ £3.00 per session Friday Evenings (7.45pm for 8.00pm-10.00pm) Junior classes at 7.00pm-8.00pm @ £3.00 per session
Adastral Scout Hall Littledown Centre
Adastral Road Chaseside
Canford Heath Bournemouth
Poole BH7 7DX
BH17 8AP
Adastral Scout Hut
Littledown Centre
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