For insurance and administrative purposes, all fencers at Redditch Fencing Club need to become a member of British Fencing
There are a variety of membership options available. For further details and to become a member, please visit the British Fencing website
Starter – For newcomers to the sport, irrespective of whether they ultimately intend to compete or simply just enjoy a recreational form of fencing. Renewals: Plastic – unlimited renewals. Metal – U18: 2 years (one renewal), 18+: 1 year (no renewal).
Recreational – For people who want to fence in a club, participate in inter-club matches, but do not want to compete in conventional fencing competitions. Renewals: unlimited.
Compete – For people that want to compete. Renewals: unlimited.
Support – For volunteers, fans, supporters and parents. Renewals: unlimited.
|Purpose||Introductory, Entry Level for Clubs & Schools (C/Ss)||Basic Recreational for Fencers in Clubs & Schools||For fencers competing||Volunteers, Fans, Supporters and Parents|
3rd party liability
|As for Recreational||
Fence at any C/S session, friendly inter C/S matches held in member C/S’s
Not covered to fence abroad.
As for Recreational plus Regional/County/National training and competitive events
Covered to fence abroad.
|As for Recreational|
|Events Included||BF & HC Nominated Recreational Events||BF & HC Nominated Recreational Events||Unlimited Category Competitions||N/A|
|Sword||Online Only||Online + 1 Hard Copy/year||Online + 1 Hard Copy/year||Online Only|
|Voting Rights||18+ only||18+ only||18+ only||None|
For further information about all the categories, including the discounted Starter category memberships available for new members please have a look at Membership Categories and Benefits.
For details on the insurance policy that aligns with the Membership Scheme please read the Insurance Overview document.