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Student Fencing 5 Nations Results

It was England who claimed victory overall in the annual Student 5 Nations fencing competition on Saturday June 22nd. Northern Ireland, whose women’s foil team included DUFC fencer Ciara O’Connor finished 3rd. Ireland, represented by 8 DUFC fencers, were denied

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Student 5 Nations 2013

The upcoming annual Student 5 Nations competition will be held in England this year. The competition will take place in Birmingham, at the Nechell’s Community Sports Centre this coming Saturday, June 22nd 2013. Each year the best student fencers from

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London Olympics 2012

As the London Olympics begin tomorrow, the 30th in the modern Olympiad, Dublin University Fencing Club proudly supports all of our Irish athletes and our very own Natalya Coyle who competes as the first Irish athlete in Modern Pentathlon. Natalya

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Annual General Meeting 2011/2012

The DUFC annual general meeting was held on the 3rd of April of this year. Speeches were made, tears were shed, and the old committee stepped down to be replaced by the new. Traditional merriment and celebration ensued. Ned Mitchell stood down

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Beginners Training and Freshers Week Success

The past week has seen an incredible sign up for the club, a near record number. Due to this great demand and the fact that we only have 1/2 the hall on Mondays, we will have a sign up sheet

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Posted in DUFC General News, Training News

Freshers Week 2011

Freshers Week 2011 runs from 19 – 23 September. Come see us at our stand in Front Square every day from 8:00 am to 5:00 pm. Check back shortly for full details of our events!

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Posted in DUFC General News, Social Events

Fencing under the Campanile

Ever wanted to try fencing? Next Tuesday the 22nd of March the DU Fencing Club will be raising money for Sudden Death Syndrome and giving people the opportunity to hit each other with swords. Please come along to support this

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