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Surviving the Covid Pandemic

The Newcastle Fencing Centre is poised to reopen as Covid-19 restrictions are eased following the second lock-down.  The fact that the Centre and the Trust that operates it have survived the lock-down is a cause for celebration.  The Newcastle Fencing and Sports Trust gratefully acknowledges the support it has received from bodies such as Sport [...]
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The record of performance of our athletes in 2019-20 is recognised

Individually we have had numerous athletes selected onto National programmes including; Ross Charlton (Pentathlon GB World Class Programme) Sam Tate (Pentathlon GB Talent Squad) Charlotte Payton (Pentathlon GB Development Squad) Toby Aberdeen (British Shooting Talent Academy) Isobel Mactaggart (British Shooting Talent Academy) Eve Aberdeen (British Shooting Development Academy) Henry Tulloch (British Shooting Development Academy) Ruth [...]
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Post-lockdown Fencing Resumes

As with all operators of sporting facilities, The Newcastle Fencing Centre has struggled with the changes associated with the Covid-19 pandemic. A complex web of rules from national and local government, sports governing bodies and then from individual schools, colleges and universities has made compliance extremely difficult.  However, Head Coach Iain Aberdeen set about the […]

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