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Frequently Asked Questions

We fence FOIL and EPEE at the club.  

We don't fence sabre at the club. For more information on sabre clubs in London, please contact British Fencing.



Well-known fencing suppliers include:

Leon Paul - www.leonpaul.com

Allstar-Uhlmann - www.allstar-fencing.co.uk

Duellist - www.duellist.com


We do not have a club armourer, but we can highly recomment the skills of an independent armourer, as follows:



Email - stevehyman@btinternet.com

Mobile - 07799 898 920


CLFC now operates a term structure, based roughly on the UK academic year. 

We are additionally closed:

-  on all UK bank/public holidays

-  over the Easter, Summer and Christmas/New Year holidays.

If in doubt, please email the Club Manager - info@centrallondonfencingclub.com



Yes, we do! 

Please visit our 'Corporate Events' page and submit a request - just make it clear what you need, and we'll come back to you with a quote and full details. These are typically held at our Pimlico/Westminster venue on Saturdays.


Visit the British Fencing website for competition listings. Click on their 'Events' page for full details.

To compete, you will need to join British Fencing / obtain your BFA membership. This involves an annual fee, which is less than £100 per year. Membership is a condition of entry for most fencing competitions, for insurance purposes.

If you are a member at Central London Fencing Club, then you will need to select Central London Fencing Club as your club for representation purposes.


You can view a selection here.

There are also lots of great fencing videos on YouTube, including previous Olympic matches, which are well worth a watch.



Central London Fencing Club has Covid-19 protocols in place so that we can return safety to fencing. Click here to find out more. 

We have also undertaken a Covid-19 Risk Assessment, in line with British Fencing official guidance. 

CLFC's appointed Covid-19 Officer is the Club's Owner and Head Coach, Jean-Christophe Guibert. He can be contacted via email: info@centrallondonfencingclub.com

Useful links:

British Fencing guidance on Covid-19

Government guidance on Covid-19

NHS Test and Trace

Travelling on public transport – mandatory face coverings are required