The Newcomers’ Guide to Competition Fencing [UPCOMING]

Newcomer's Guide to Competition FencingRobin Catling

In the highly technical Olympic sport of fencing, stepping up from the club to competition can seem a daunting, baffling prospect – but no longer.

This newcomers’ guide sets out the requirements, formats, rules, etiquette and the all-important technical language. All you need to take your first steps into competition without looking like a wide-eyed novice.

Ideal for the club fencer, parents of fencers or partners of fencers, the Newcomers’ Guide is based on thirty years experience from a competitor and coach.