Birmingham fencing club aim for the horizon

Birmingham fencing club aim for the horizon



AND WE HAVE A LOT OF IT IN BIRMINGHAM. ASHTON JONES METITH WVTM 13 WITH THE BIRMINGHAM FENCING CLUB, TO TALK ABOUT HOW SPORT INSPIRED THEM. >> HARD WORK, DISCIPLATED, DO NOT FORCE. THIS IS WHAT THESE STUDENTS TELL ME AS THEY LEARN ON STP.RI >> I LOVE ADVANCED A LOT SINCE THE START AND HOPE TO GET MY ASSESSMENT THUS. >> THE BIRMINGHAM FENCING CLUB HAS APPROXIMATELY 100 STUDENTS, SEVERAL NOW RECOGNIZED AT THE NATIONAL LEVEL. >> I WENT TO THREE CNA’S IN A LOT OF ROAC’S AND SYC’S. >> NOW THEY ARE COMPETITIVE, BUT IT ALL STARTED WATCHING THE OLYMPIC GAMES AS CHILDREN. >> I WATCHED A LITTLE FENCING WHEN I WAS SMALL BECAUSE I THOUGHT IT WAS REAYLL COOL HOW SWORDPLAY WORKS. >> STUDENTS JUSTIN ZOU AND BRAYDEN WANG WILL NOT NECESSARILY CONSIDER THE OLYMPIC LEVEL OF ELMSV. CRIPES POSSIBLY I AM NOT RE – >> POSSIBLY I AM NOT SR >> I DEFINITELY DREAMED TO BE AT THE OLYMPIC GAMES, BUT, THE – >> BUT STUDENTS SAY IT DIDN’T DOESN’T NEED TO BE THE BEST TO ENJOY WHAT FENCING HAS TO OFFER. THEY LEARN THE SAME LESS. >> THIS HAS HELPED ME A LOT AT SCHOOL. IT HAS HELPED ME COMMUNICATE BETTER, EVEN THOUGH A LOT OF PEOPLE FROM OTHER PLACES I MEET AT COMPETITIONS WE ARE SOCIAL A LOT MORE ONLINE. AND I HAVE MADE A LOT OF NL OE FRIENDS IN THIS WAY. >> ZOU HOPES TO CONTINUE FEN

Birmingham fencing club aim for the horizon

Young fencers at Birmingham Fencing Club say they have come a long way in a short time at BFC. Learn more in the video above.

Young fencers from Birmingham Fencing Club say they have come a long way in a short time at BFC.

Learn more in the video above.

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