Calendar of Events

Jan 4-7Veterans Training Camp, Frascati, Rome Details 
Mar 3-4Age Groups 2018, Leon Paul Fencing Centre, London
Event Manager: Graham Paul
Mar 24-25West Midlands Open 2018, Dudley, West Midlands
Event Manager: Pete Baron
Apr 28-29Vets Home International, Glasgow Caledonian University   
May 10-13European Team Championships, Alkmaar, The Netherlands
Event Manager: Gillian Aghajan
Jun 1-3BVF Championships 2018, Manchester Fencing Centre
FOIL - Friday. SABRE - Saturday. EPEE - Sunday
Event Manager: Marcia Stretch
Aug 2-3Truro Summer Training Camp, Truro
Mini-camp for veterans
Aug 25- Sep 1Summer Training Camp, Chianciano Terme (nr Siena), Italy Details 
Sep 22-23Veterans Winton Cup 2018, Lillieshall National Sports Centre
Event Manager: Marcia Stretch
Oct 8-14Veterans World Championships, Livorno, Italy
Event Manager: Gillian Aghajan
Nov 23-28Commonwealth Veterans Championships, Canberra, Australia Details 
May 30- Jun 2European Individual Championships, Cognac, France   
Oct 7-13 ?Veterans World Championships, Cairo, Egypt   
May 21-24European Team Championships, Copenhagen, Denmark   
Oct 5-11 ?Veterans World Championships, Zagreb, Croatia   

Calendar Logic

The following table shows how event dates are calculated.
Event Calendar Slot
Age Group Qualifiers
First Saturday in March
BVF Championships
First Friday in June
West Midlands Open Dependent on Easter
European Championships Ascension Day
Celtic Challenge Bi-annual ie 2019, 2021, 2023 etc. Last weekend in July
World Championships October (Set by FIE)
Veterans Winton Cup Third full week in September
Welsh Veterans Championships Second weekend in October

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