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Wynford Seymour 1931 - 2020

It is with great sadness that we report the death of Wynford Seymour.

Wynford was a member of NVA/BVF since the early days and was a regular competitor in NVA and Welsh veteran fencing events.

If anyone has personal memories of Wynford then please email John Mason and they will be put on an obituary page.

Funeral arrangements

BVF International Open 4/5 January 2020

BVF held a very successful competition in Guildford with fencers coming from all over Europe to compete in the EVF epee circuit. Thanks go to Graham Paul and all the organisers for co-ordinating such a competitive yet friendly event.

Find the results here

BVF Championships 28 February - 1 March

Entry is CLOSED


Details, Timetable, Hotels

See who has entered

An auction of fencing memorabilia will be held at the dinner on Saturday evening. There are of 15 lots of collectible fencing items and ephemera. See the list here and prepare to make your bids!

This event is a BVF Ranking event

This event is a BVF Selection event

Age Group Championships 28 - 29 March 2020

This year's Age Group Championships will be held at the Manchester Fencing Centre.

Details and Hotels

Entry Form Closing date is 21 March;     There is no dinner planned for this event

Change your entry

Rules Please check the rules as the eligibility criteria has changed.


See who has entered

This event is a BVF Ranking event

This event is a BVF Selection event

Selection Ranking Table 2020

Selection for the GBR World Championship squad and European Team will be based on a fencer's best two results from the three qualifying competitions. Points are published in a Selection Ranking Table after each competition. If you notice any mistakes in the table, please contact Chair of Selectors, Carl Morris, notifying him of the error.

Selection Ranking Table


Read all the latest news from BVF in the December Newsletter

BVF Committee meetings

The next meeting date will be announced shortly.

If you have any matters that you wish the committee to consider please email Marcia Stretch

The minutes of meetings can be found on the Committee page.

Competition Organisers

If you are running a competition with veterans among the entries, then you have the option to check that the veterans belong to BVF (British Veterans Fencing).

Prepare a list of BF numbers from the entry and click on this button:

Other Veterans Events

See the panel in the Home Page for veterans events around the world


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