2018 Novice Foil & U16/U13 Team Foil

Sunday, 08 July 2018 10:00 Portslade Community Sports Centre (Old Hall)
Chalky Rd, Portslade BN41 2WS
Brighton and Hove,  Sussex

2018 Sussex Novice Foil

Note that the U12 Team event has been changed to a U13 event!

All weapons - Check-in 9.45 - 10.00 a.m.

A Sussex Fencing Union AGM will be held at 9.15, so do come along early.

Competition Entry Information

The Novice Foil competition is open to fencers 13 and over on the day of the competition.  Novice Foil entrants should not have been in the last 3 at a Senior County Competition, should not have won the Novice Foil, and should have been fencing for less than 2 years at foil.

Junior Teams age restrictions are as follows:

U16 Team foil – fencers born between 2002 and 2005

U13 Team foil – fencers born between 2007 and 2008 (Younger fencers may be accepted at the organisers' discretion: if they are sufficiently experienced/competent fencers.)

This is a CLOSED competition, so fencers should be currently affiliated to a fencing club in Sussex or have their primary residence in Sussex.

Competition licence: All competitors must have a valid national fencing licence, which will be checked before the day.

Parking: Free car parking is available at the venue for competitors and spectators.

Refreshments: There is no hot food available at the competition. Coffee and snacks are available.

Equipment:  In keeping with British Fencing regulations, a minimum of 350 Newton jacket, breeches and mask, and 800 Newton plastron are required.  Anyone whose personal equipment fails to comply will not be able to fence.

More information: Email: Sussexfencing@gmail.com 


Portslade Sports Centre (Old Hall), 
Chalky Road
East Sussex
BN41 2WS


Novice Individual foil and Junior Foil team (whole team) - £15 (late entry £20) 

Closing date for receipt of entries is Monday 2 July 2018. Late fees apply after this date.

**** Note: no individual entries on the day will be accepted. **** 

Entry is online.

If you wish to pay by cheque please follow online payment process, choosing "cheque" as the payment type. Your entry confirmation will be emailed to you. Send your cheque to the address below with the competitor name(s) written on the back

Will Miller
Downes, Milton St
East Sussex
BN24 5AX


Unless EXPLICITLY stated otherwise, the following terms and conditions apply to all entrants of any fixtures.In entering a fixture the entrant ( or guardian of entrants ) accept the following.

  • All entrants must have British Fencing (BF) membership valid for the date of the fixtures entered and enter their membership number on the entry form.
  • BF memberships cannot be issued by the event organisers on the day of the fixture. Membership can be obtained online here
  • The event organisers take no responsibility for any theft, loss of property or injury sustained at any the fixtures to any entrants.
  • Entrants agree to Sussex Fencing Union holding personal information in order to run the competition and inform entrants about competitions. We will never pass on your data.


Book Tickets

Description Price Qty Available
Men's Foil
£ 100 free places
Women's Foil
£ 97 free places
Junior team (whole team)
£ 99 free places