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Narey and Hutchison

European Team Championships, Medway 2016

Jane and Michele modelling the new BVF tracksuit for ET16. They went on to win Gold Medal in WS

Forthcoming BVF Events
Mar 24West Midlands Open, Dudley, West Midlands
Apr 28Vets Home International, Glasgow Caledonian University
May 10European Team Championships, Alkmaar, The Netherlands
Jun 01BVF Championships, Manchester Fencing Centre

For details see the Calendar


Veterans Winton Cup 2008, Lilleshall National Sports Centre

The SW team won the first Veterans Winton Cup event. The Cup was donated by Bobby and Sir Ncholas Winton. Bobby Winton travelled to Lilleshall to present the Cup in person.

Photo by Graham Lawes

Why do people join the NVA? Everyone remarks on the spirit and the atmosphere at the competitions. This comes from our having a common love of fencing and interest in the skill of the sport. Vets have usually given up the regular competitive circuit but the fencing brain is still there as sharp as ever

Henry de Silva, President

Veterans Events in Europe
Mar 24West Midlands OpenGBRDudley, West MidlandsF E SDetailsContact
Apr 08French Vets CircuitFRAAubieres (nr Clermont Ferrand)E  
Apr 15 ?Spanish Veterans CircuitESPMadridF E S  
Apr 21Italian Veterans Circuit - 6ITAFirenzeF E S  
Apr 28French Vets CircuitFRAFareins (near Lyon)F E S  
Apr 28Hamburger Senioren TurnierGERHamburgF E SDetails 
May 10European Team ChampionshipsEVFCAlkmaar, The NetherlandsF E SDetails 
May 27French Vets CircuitFRASaint Denis de l'Hotel (nr Orleans)E  
Jun 02Malmö International SWEMalmöEDetails 
Jun 175th Vets Tournament - Team Epee and SabreBELGhentE SDetails 

BVF Championships 2014

John Troiano drives Lindsay Watkiss off the piste

“Champions keep playing until they get it right”

Billie Jean King

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