Covid-19 Info

EFC Covid Officer

Martin Buckley – Covid Officer

The EFC committee appointed the club’s armourer Martin Buckley as their Covid Officer. For any questions regarding the EFC Covid Policy, please email Martin at covid@edinburghfencingclub.co.uk

Club Sessions Beyond Level 0

Edinburgh Fencing Club adheres to Scottish Government as well as SportScotland and Scottish Fencing Covid Guidelines suggested for Beyond Level 0.

To adhere to Test & Protect guidelines all fencers need to register electronically at the beginning of each session they attend.

All participants have to read and follow the club’s Fencer Guidance and Session Risk Assessment.

British Fencing and Scottish Fencing Guidelines

The EFC Covid procedures are built on the guidelines provided by the national and home country’s fencing governing bodies British Fencing (BF) and Scottish Fencing (SF) as well as Sport Scotland.

Latest Scottish Fencing update, SF blog post 9th August 2021

Scottish Fencing Return to Sport Guidance, 9th August 2021

Scottish Fencing’s Adaptive Training Guidelines, 9th August 2021

British Fencing’ equipment cleaning protocol (updated 14th July 2021)

Please see the governing bodies webpages for regular updates:
https://www.britishfencing.com/covid-19-advice-guidance/
https://www.scottish-fencing.com/news
https://sportscotland.org.uk/covid-19/