Cambridgeshire Fencing Club (CFC)

Cambridgeshire Fencing Club (CFC) is the 3-weapon ‘town’ fencing club of Cambridge. We are the organisers of the UK’s only outdoor fencing tournament, the Cambridge Open Air Epee Tournament.

We are an adult club catering for all levels of fencer, running beginners’ courses and intermediate Sessions on our Thursday evening Club night between 7 – 10 pm at Netherhall School Sports Hall, Queen Edith’s Way, Cambridge, CB1 8NN. We have three FIE trained coaches who run both private lessons and courses (see our Coaching Page for more information: Coaches).

Example CFC Fencing kit

Taster Sessions & Beginners Courses

Details about our 2024 Taster Sessions and Beginners’ Courses are listed below:

  • Beginners’ Course, Spring 2024: Starting Thursday 2nd May 2024, running for 6 weeks. (£65.00).
  • Taster Sessions: 18th April 2024 and 25th April 2024. (£10.00 each).

Further details can be found on our Courses Page Courses. For future dates, please email

Cambridge Open Air Competition

Date: TBD. Come back soon for more information!

Please contact for more information.

Social Media and Publicity

Please follow our social media accounts:

  • X (formerly known as Twitter): @cfc_fencing
  • YouTube: @CambridgeshireFencingClub
  • Instagram: cfc_fencing