Welcome to Sarum Swords

Sarum Swords is a friendly and competitive club which was established in 2013 to enable young people living in the Salisbury area to experience the Olympic sport of fencing. The club nurtures their skills in a safe and enjoyable environment. We provide structured sessions made up of a mixture of games, mobility exercises and blade skills to help children understand the sport whilst improving their balance and co-ordination.


Initially we use plastic masks and swords that are perfect for 6+ year olds. They are light, easy to use and great fun!

For older and more experienced children we progress them onto using metal foils in preparation for competitive fencing.

A fencing club

for young people

in Salisbury

Safety equipment provided

Children just need to wear a long sleeved top and tracksuit bottoms.

Fencing is fun!

Does your child fancy themselves as the next Jack Sparrow, a Musketeer or Gladiator? Then they are sure to love fencing.

Enrolment now open for the Autumn Term 2017

To secure your child's place please contact Coach John Routledge ASAP.

Session dates


Autumn Term




September 14th, 21st, 28th

October  5th, 12th

November 2nd, 9th, 16th, 23rd, 30th

December 7th, 14th




September 15th, 22nd, 29th

October  6th, 13th

November 3rd, 10th, 17th, 24th

December 1st, 8th, 15th




September 16th, 23rd, 30th

October  7th, 14th

November 4th, 11th, 18th, 25th

December 2nd, 9th, 16th



Session Times





4.00pm - 4.30pm

4.30pm - 5.00pm

(beginner / Intermediate)





4.00pm - 4.30pm

4.30pm - 5.00pm

(beginner / Intermediate)


5.00pm - 6.00pm

(Intermediate / Advanced)




10.00am - 11.00am

(Intermediate / Advanced)




Head Coach

John Routledge


Tel: 07969013502

Email: johnroutledge@mail.com


Child Welfare Officer

Sarah Ozanne


Tel: 07879288367

Email: s.ozanne@ntlworld.com



Find out more about Sarum Swords

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Price per 12 week term

Autumn / Spring / Summer



One half hour session per week:

£48     (£4 per week)


Two half hour sessions

or one hour session per week:

£72   (£6 per week)



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Find out more about the venue


Sarum 76,

Brown Street,




The Venue


For more information on sessions, payment or general queries, please visit the FAQ section.



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