Category Archive: News

May 05

Maureen Kerr

First Aid Course

A First Aid course has been organised to be held on Saturday 6th June in Lisburn.  For more information check out the Events Calender

Apr 25

Maureen Kerr

Junior Commonwealth Selections

The Selections for Junior Commonwealth have been made.  The full list is post on the Selection Decisions Page.  Everyone on the list will have received an e-mail to the email account connected to their BFA membership.  Congratulations everyone!

Apr 24

Maureen Kerr

Funding Cuts – UK School Games (UKSG)

We have been informed by Sport NI that due to public sector cuts they will be unable to fully fund Northern Ireland Fencings attendance at the 2015 School Games.  Sport NI are cutting their contribution by 50%.  In effect this will leave a £3500 shortfall which will need to be filled.  NI Fencing strongly supported …

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Apr 24

Maureen Kerr

Team Manager Appointment

NI Fencing Ltd has appointed Mr Andrew Murphy as NI Team Manager for the next 3 years. Andrew can be contacted at

Mar 05

BYC Qualifiers 2015

The BYC regional qualifiers will take place on Sunday 8th March at Hunterhouse College. Only those already entered in the 3 age groups below need attend. U16 Boys foil check in closes at 11 am start 11.15am U14 Girls foil check in closes at 12pm start 12.15pm U14 Boys foil check in closes 1.30pm start …

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Dec 04

Maureen Kerr

Success at the Veteran Commonwealths 2014

Woman's Epee Team - Fiona Haldane, Marie McGinnity, Kate Elvin

A huge Congratulations to our successful ladies at the Veteran Commonwealth which was held in Largs in the middle of November.   The Woman’s Epee team; Fiona Haldane, Marie McGinnity and Kate Elvin, won Bronze.   Fiona Haldane also won two individual medals in Woman’s Epee, Gold in her age category and Bronze overall   And Gillian Worman won Gold in the …

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Oct 06

Maureen Kerr

Travel Funding Guidelines

NI Fencing Ltd is pleased to announce that we are able to offer a travel fund for the next tier of fencers in N.I. For full details of the criteria for this years Travel Funding go to the Funding Opportunites Page

Aug 14

Peter Hazlett

Bill Cumming – Obituary

It is with great sadness that NI Fencing Ltd announces the passing of Bill Cumming.  Bill was for many years the Chairman of the Northern Ireland Fencing Union and a very active Coach.  His funeral will be in Warrenpoint Presbyterian Church at 2:00pm on Friday 15th August 2014. Peter Hazlett Bill was a talented teacher and …

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Aug 05

Maureen Kerr

Commonwealth Team Manager

The Team Manager for the Commonwealth Team has been selected; Congratulations to Andrew Murphy!  The team is in good hands.   Andy will be in contact with team members in due course with details regarding accommodation etc.  Keep your eyes peeled for e-mails from

Jun 19

Maureen Kerr

NI Commonwealth Team Manager 2014

NI Fencing Ltd. would like an expression of interest from any candidate (+18) wishing to be considered for the role of the Northern Ireland Team Manager at the Commonwealth Fencing Championships 2014. For full details please go to the  Positions Vacant Page.

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