when do we meet

Adult Member

  • Fee £30.00 per month (For Active Armed Forces Member £25.00 per month)
  • Preferred payment method of payment is standing order or electronic banking
  • Over 18 years of age
  • May attend the club on Monday 19:30 to 21:30 and Friday 20:00 to 22:00
  • Coaching from one of the club’s coaches
  • Coaching with professional coach at additional cost paid directly to the coach
  • Voting rights at AGM etc.


Student Member (Junior)

  • Fee £25.00 per month
  • Preferred payment method of payment is standing order or electronic banking
  • Aged between 8 and 18 years of age
  • Aged 13 years to 18 may attend Monday 19:30 to 21:30 and Friday 20:00 to 22:00
  • Aged 8 to 13 years* may attend Monday 19:30 to 20:30 and Friday 19:00 to 21:00
  • Coaching from one of the club’s coaches

*Limited to fencing members up to and including the age of U13

   
Family member

  • Fee £55.00 per month
  • Preferred payment method of payment is standing order or electronic banking
  • Available to any family of two or more people
  • Membership rights and benefits are equal to that family members individual equivalent Adult/Student membership


Visitor Adult

  • Fee £8.00 per session
  • Payable on the night on arrival to Membership Secretary
  • No guarantee of coaching
  • No voting rights
  • Other terms as Adult Member
  • Restricted to six visits per year#
  • Must complete visitors book


Visitor Student

  • Fee £7.00 per session
  • Payable on the night on arrival to the membership Secretary
  • No guarantee of coaching
  • Other terms as Student Member
  • Restricted to six visits per year#
  • Must complete visitors book

# If restriction exceeded individual will have to gain membership to the club

Saturday Club

  • ​For membership rates see dedicated Saturday Club page



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MEMBERSHIP RATES               

  • You will need to join the British Fencing Association (BFA). This is important as this is how you are insured while undertaking the sport
  •  You will be expected to obtain your own equipment/clothing. For juniors we expect this in the first twelve months and for adults and those wishing to attend competition we would expect this to be completed much quicker.
  • The club does have equipment available for use but it should be remembered this is for the use of beginners 
  • ​If you or your child wish to take the BFA Achievement Awards (Levels one to six) let your coach know
  •  If you need further information please ask us​​


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Colchester & District Fencing Club (CADS)

Monday - 19:30 to 21:30 Adults and juniors from the ages of eight years

Friday - 19:00 to 20:30 Juniors ages eight to thirteen years

Friday - 20:00 to 22:00 Adults and juniors from the age of thirteen years

Saturday -see dedicated Saturday Club page

​WHAT ELSE DO I NEED TO KNOW

about u​s

Established in 1975 the caters for both adults and juniors with different sessions during the week. We fence foil, epee and sabre has just been reintroduced to the club. We try to be as inclusive as possible and have both competitive and recreational fencers amongst our ranks. The sport also offers a different way to improve your fitness.

New members are always welcome either email the club or just pop along to one of our sessions, your first one is free!