The Competition

Back for our 9th year! Stirling Sword is a senior mixed team and individual competition organised entirely by the University of Stirling Fencing Club. Since our first competition in 2011, it has become the biggest fencing event in Scotland with over 190 fencers from the UK and Europe attending Stirling Sword 2018.


Gannochy Sports Centre, University of Stirling, Stirling, Stirlingshire, FK9 4LA

Dates and Check-In Times

Saturday 2nd February
•Team Foil: 09:30 - 09.45
•Team Epee: 10:00 - 10:15
•Team Sabre: 11:00 - 11:15

Sunday 3rd February
•Individual Foil: 10:00 - 10:15
•Individual Epee: 10:30 - 10:45
•Individual Sabre: 11:00 - 11:15


Team events will be poules of 3/4 teams followed by direct elimination. Individual events will be 2 rounds of poules followed by direct elimination.

Entry Fees

£25 per Mixed Team entry
£15 per Mixed Individual entry
£6 ticket for Saturday night meal (only available to purchase on the day).
£69 Super Weekend deal (team entry and individual entry for 3 people and 3 tickets to the Saturday night meal)

Packed lunches will be provided for each competitor each day.


All entrants must be 13 or older on the day of the competition. As Stirling Sword is classed as a recreational event, fencers require at least a BF recreational licence in order to compete.

Additional Information

Entries are through the AllEntries website here

For more information about the competition visit our website

We also have a Facebook page where information will also be posted in the run up to event.

Any questions? Contact us at stirlingsword(at)