Cambridge Open Air

Cambridge Open Air at Jesus College in the 1970’s

What is it?

The Cambridge Open Air is a men’s and women’s open epee competition fought under the blue skies of Cambridge (a hall is at hand in case of rain!).  We are now past our 40th year of running the competition.

Where and when?

The 2022 competition, the first since 2019, will take place on Sunday 24th July at  St Bede’s School, Birdwood Rd, Cambridge.  

Check-in will be between 9:30 – 10:00am.

Ample parking is available at the school and a refreshments stand will be available.

Registration now OPEN: entries to the competition are through Sport 80.


Cambridge Open Air circa 2005

2020 & 2021 Results

Not held.

2019 Results

Women’s Epee Ranking  Tableau

Men’s Epee Ranking Tableau 

2018 Results

Women’s Epee Ranking Tableau

Men’s Epee Ranking Tableau

2017 Results

Womens Epee Ranking Tableau

Mens Epee Ranking Tableau

Results 2016

After a beautiful summer day of outdoor fencing, the results were as follows:

Women’s Epee; Women’s Tableau

Men’s Epee; Men’s Tableau


Some images of the competition can be found on the Cambridgeshire Fencing Flickr group