Clubs and Training

The Mid South region has a wide range of classes, clubs and private coaching available for fencers of all levels of ability and involvement


Mid South runs fencing training programme in schools around Christchurch. Mid South trains the coaches and works with the schools to run a professional standard of training.


For fencers from any affiliated club or coach, who want some extra training to take their fencing up a level, Mid South are running a monthly development squad. Fencers must be nominated by their coach, and must be over the age of 16. Our squad trainers will consider each application on its merits.


The Fencing Institute, AMI stadium, Addington, Christchurch

United Fencing Club, Shirley, Christchurch

University Of Canterbury Fencing Club, Ilam, Christchurch

The Sabre Club, Waltham Primary School hall.

Timaru Swords Club: Contact Graham Payne at

Waimate Swords Club, Waimate.

Many Christchurch Schools offer fencing