Late fees waived for Cadet/U15 National Championships

18 Jun 2021

Late fees ($100) have been waived for entries to the Cadet & Under 15 National Championships to be held in Sydney, NSW from 3-7 July. Event information, registration links, and current entries can be accessed here.

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Robyn Chaplin Memorial Tournament (AFC#2) will proceed

08 Jun 2021

In consultation with each other, the AFF & FSA have agreed for the Robyn Chaplin Memorial (AFC#2) event to proceed as scheduled. They will continue to monitor the current outbreak closely. If members need to be updated, this will be posted to the AFF website and circulated to those registered immediately.

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AFF Annual General Meeting

02 Jun 2021
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At the 2021 Australia Fencing Federation Annual General Meeting held via teleconference on 30 May 2021, the member states elected Seamus Robinson, Garry Webster, and Angela Bensted to the AFF Board. This is Angela’s and Garry’s second term in office and Seamus’s first. Seamus, is an experienced fencer who knows what it takes to achieve…

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Robyn Chaplin Memorial Tournament (AFC#2) information

02 Jun 2021
Georgie Barratt World Championships 2019

The AFF and Fencing South Australia are closely monitoring developments concerning the current COVID-19 outbreak occurring in Victoria and the restrictions associated with that outbreak. Having met this evening, the AFF and FSA have agreed that at this stage AFC2 will continue. The AFF and FSA will revaluate on Monday 7 June to determine whether…

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Australian fencer awarded AOC Order of Merit

08 May 2021
1956 Olympics men's epee team
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The Australian Olympic Committee (AOC) has awarded the Order of Merit posthumously to Olympic fencer James Wolfensohn at its Annual General Meeting held in Sydney this weekend. Sir James David Wolfensohn KBE AO (1 December 1933 – 25 November 2020) took up fencing as a student at Sydney University. He joined Ivan Lund, Keith Hackshall…

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Calling for nominations to join the AFF Board

30 Apr 2021
2019 Annual General Meeting

Are you looking for a role in community service? Do you have a skillset or expertise you can share with Australian Fencing? There are three AFF Board vacancies arising at the upcoming Annual General Meeting due to the term expiration of: Angela Bensted, Christopher Nonis, and Garry Webster. All AFF Member States have been asked…

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