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:

  • Next Beginners’ Course 2024: TBD, running for 6 weeks. (£65.00).
  • Taster Sessions: TBD. (£10.00 each).

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

Cambridge Open Air Competition

Date: The competition was held on Sunday 30th June (30/06/2024).
Location: St Bede’s School, Birdwood Road, Cambridge, CB1 3TD.
Cost: £35 (£49 for registrations made after midnight on 23rd June).
Registration: via Sport80.

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