Youth Fencing

Who? All Scottish fencers under the age of 20

Competitions: Youth Development competitions around Scotland (under-10, -12, -14, and -16); Scottish Schools Championships; Scottish age-group Championships (under-17 and under-20)

Contact: Please check our club list, or contact Scottish Fencing if there is no local club listed

Teachers/parents: Scottish Fencing can support you in starting a fencing club yourself, even if you have no experience (

Latest news on Youth Fencing below...

  • 9 Feb 2016

    It was great to see a contingent of younger Scots in action at the Cadet and Junior British Championships this weekend. Congratulations go to the following for their fantastic results:

    Katie Smith             ...

  • 8 Feb 2016

    #RoadtoRio, Britain’s men’s foil team qualified for the Olympics this weekend. Richard Kruse, the only Scot and his fellow team mates are now looking forward to fencing men’s foil in Rio. You can read the full report with comments from Richard ...

  • 2 Feb 2016
  • 25 Feb 2016

    The Ready Steady Fence series of competitions are for primary school age children who have been coached in clubs or school classes.


    Every entrant will receive a Chocolate Medal...

  • 27 Jan 2016

    Please Note: This Competition is for School Teams Only

    Each entrant must be an individual member of Scottish Fencing and attend a Scottish secondary school. 

    Fencers’ names must appear on the membership list obtained from British Fencing on 18...

  • 25 Jan 2016

    After five tough rounds of competition the selectors have made their decisions and those selected for Challenge Wratislavia will receve their invitations soon.

    Those selected are listed here. We...

  • 25 Feb 2016

    The British Youth Championships are held in Sheffield from the 30 of April to 2 May 2016. If you have a bye British Fencing will contact you to inform you how you can enter this competition. If you don't have a bye you must enter a regional qualifier. If you wish to enter the British...

  • 25 Feb 2016

    This is on hold until later in the year - we hope to finalise a date late spring/early summer.


    The Epee Development day is for everyone fencing epee.

    The idea of the day is to create a learning environment where those more experienced in coaching or...

  • 25 Feb 2016

    Scottish Fencing invites you to enter the Scottish International Under 13 and Under 15 Selection Event

    Foil, Epee & Sabre on Sunday 17 January 2016

    Venue:  Woodmill High School, Shields Rd, Dunfermline KY11 4ER



  • 18 Jan 2016

    The Youth Weapon Coordinators have published the current rankings for the Youth Qualifiers following the competition at the weekend.

    If you have any corrections please email admin@sco...