COVID Update 20/03/22

Unfortunately we had a member test positive for covid this morning, Sunday 20/03/22. They attended the Thursday and Saturday classes. At this stage, the person’s family members have NOT tested positive. 

We have advised St Bernard’s and are waiting for a reply from them. At this stage, CLASSES WILL CONTINUE under the guidelines set out by the government unless the school requires us to act differently. 

PLEASE WATCH OUT FOR UPDATES. 

Thank you Cris and Gita for your service

of our end of year functions even prior to her start date on the committee.

Gita has been a member of the committee since 2018. The ideas that you have brought to the table have been much appreciated and the time that you have given to help the club even more so. Gita has helped with numerous fundraisers and weapons control over her and her son’s Advait time with the club, ending in 2020.

Both Cris and Gita will be missed and we would all like to wish you luck in your future endeavors?I would like to pass on our thank you from the Hutt Valley Fencing Club committee to Gita and Cris for all of their hard work over the years.

Cris has been our Secretary since 2017 and has helped to run our meetings over the years. Through Cris’ connections, we were able to also secure a graphic designer who aided in the rebranding of our club in late 2018 – early 2019. She has also organized a number of our end of year functions even prior to her start date on the committee.

Gita has been a member of the committee since 2018. The ideas that you have brought to the table have been much appreciated and the time that you have given to help the club even more so. Gita has helped with numerous fundraisers and weapons control over her and her son’s Advait time with the club, ending in 2020.

Both Cris and Gita will be missed and we would all like to wish you luck in your future endeavors?I would like to pass on our thank you

Kind regards,
Russell – On behalf of the Hutt Valley Fencing Club Committee

Thursday session cancelation 10/03/22

Unfortunately Myself and Una are still feeling under the weather so we thought we would make the call that our Thursday training will be cancelled this week. Apologies for any inconvenience that this may have caused. 

If you are competing in the U15 & U17 Central Championship tournament this weekend and you require gear, YOU MUST FILL OUT THIS FORM so we know what gear you require and when you are fencing to make sure we can get the gear to you.

Please note that the gear requirements for this competition are: 

  • Jacket: Jacket & Plastron 1150N total 
  • Plastron: Jacket & Plastron 1150N total 
  • Breeches: 350N 
  • Masks: 350N 
  • Weapons: FIE / S2000  

At this stage, classes should resume on Saturday as per normal.

No Fencing Saturday and Monday

I hope you are all well. Unfortunately, due to the Waitangi Weekend competition and me still feeling under the weather, we will unfortunately need to cancel this Saturday’s session.

For the senior fencers who usually participate in the Monday class, this class will also be cancelled due to the competition running on Monday also. 

Sorry for any inconvenience that this may have caused. If you have any questions or concerns, please do not hesitate to contact us.

Fencing Resumes Thursday the 3rd of January

Fortunately, the test results for out coaches COVID test came back negative so we can resume training from this Thursday onwards.
As a reminder, our Thursday class runs as per below;

  • Junior class – 7.00pm – 8.00pm
  • Senior/Adult class – 7.00pm – 9.00pm

We look forward to seeing you all this Thursday.