Welcome to Saxon Fencing Club

We are a local and friendly club in Acton, West London.

Saxon is proud to be one of London’s oldest fencing clubs (56 years and counting), welcoming beginnersintermediates and experienced fencers (both adults and children) of all three weapons (foilépée and sabre).  We are open on Thursday evenings from 7 – 10pm.

We’re open throughout the year, including summer and winter months. Guest fencers are welcome (fees apply).

We run regular beginner’s classes. We also run junior classes for 8-14 years old, beginners and improvers based on the school terms. For more information go to the Beginners page and sign up for the next course by filling in the form on the right of the page.


Fencing is a mixed sport, being a good way to meet a wide range of new people, and a great work out for the whole body. We have several fencers attending a large number of competitions and make the most of it for club socials. We do our best to make sure everybody feels welcome at the club.

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Patrick makes L16 at East of Ireland Open

Well done to Patrick Dempsey on making the L16 at the East of Ireland Open at the weekend! Results for all weapons can be found on the Irish Fencing website.

February 20th, 2017

Merseyside open results

4 Men’s foilist travelled to Liverpool to compete for the title at the Merseyside Open this weekend.  See how they did here.

February 14th, 2017

In remembrance of one of our fencers

Ryan Lee Viti passed away on the 13th of June 2016. Ryan was born on the 12th of June 1991 and was only 25 at the time of his death. He is survived by his two brothers and mother Cristina. She said he was happiest when he was fencing and has graciously donated his kit to the club

January 27th, 2017

Bronze medals for Nick and Gillian at the Aldershot Open

Nick and Gillian both had cracking days at the Aldershot Open, winning bronze in the Men’s and Women’s Foil events respectively.  Read about the rest of the club’s results in Aldershot here.

January 17th, 2017

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