The Village Prep School, Belsize Park

Monday After-School Fencing Club

Hello everyone and hope everyone is in a sunny mood and in good health!


It is our pleasure to be able to offer the amazing sport of fencing once again to The Village Prep School community. 2-Time British Champion Jonathan "JJ" Webb will be coaching this term. At Diamond Blade Fencing Club, all our coaches have extensive experiences and successful results in the exciting world of international fencing and look forward to continue inspiring a new generation of athletes! 


Our goal is to introduce the fundamental techniques of fencing in a fun and engaging way. Your children will LOVE fencing in their time with us! WHY FENCE? Builds Physical & Mental Strength • Increases Fitness • Boosts Endurance & Flexibility • Improves Balance & Coordination.



Lower I & Upper I -- 3.00pm to 3.45pm

September 14th, 21st, 28th, October 5th, 12th, November 2nd, 9th, 16th, 23rd, 30th, Dec 7th 

We have a max intake of 10 fencers per bubble. 



Transition & Upwards -- 4.00pm to 5.00pm

September 14th, 21st, 28th, October 5th, 12th, November 2nd, 9th, 16th, 23rd, 30th, Dec 7th 

We have a max intake of 10 fencers per bubble. We have two bubbles for this session so 20 students in total.


Provider: Diamond Blade Fencing Club

Venue: Playground / Bigsby Hall

Attire: Long sleeve shirts, sports leggings/trousers, trainers with socks; bring a full water bottle 

Please bring: Face mask and hand sanitiser

Attending Coach: Jonathan Webb

Head Coach/Director: Gabriella Hopka-Varga  |  +44 7596 663302

Club Welfare Officer: Sheryl Chiu-Sosnov +44 7584906651


Mobile: 07596663302

Payment: BACS (Direct Bank Transfer)

Cost: £180/term

Account Name: Diamond Blade Ltd.

Sort Code: 60-12-13

Account Number: 31840620

Reference:  V1 + Surname or V2 + Surname



  • We require everyone to bring their own face masks and hand sanitisers

  • If you would like to purchase a set of your own equipment, you may purchase a mask, foil and vest from the Leon Paul Shop in Hendon. Click on the items to go to the links.

  • We do not allow sharing of equipment within sessions. Each student will keep their equipment to themselves for the entire session and this set will not be shared with anyone else. 

  • Strict hygiene practices will be implemented as per attached participant protocol and good habits guide. 


Covid-19 Officer: Jonathan Webb   |  +44 7969 577596

Governing Body: British Fencing Association 

Good Habits Guide

Participant Protocols
* School Club Risk Assessment available upon request.


CANCELLATION POLICY Diamond Blade Fencing Club sessions are planned for a limited number of students. For this reason, we regret that fees are not refundable once a course has started and that no partial refund can be granted for classes not attended. Diamond Blade Fencing Club cannot accept any responsibility for unforeseen changes in students' circumstances that may prevent attendance. Please consider your personal commitments and circumstances that may prevent attendance before enrolment as missed classes cannot be taken at another time. 


The Village Prep School Hampstead, 2 Parkhill Rd

London, NW3 2YN


St Columba's Church of Scotland

London, SW1X 0BD

Pont Street

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