Salle Hunt-Roeder

 

Chris Prevett Club Chairman  A keen sportsman, Chris initially followed his son Andrew into fencing in 1997 and has since proved to be one of the Club’s successes in his own right. He is a member of the Great Britain Veterans’ Fencing Squad and won the Gold Medal at the 2016 Veterans Commonwealth Games in Christchurch, New Zealand as well as Team Silver.  He also finished 6th in the 2016 World Veterans Championships and a member of the Bronze medal-winning teams at the European Championships in 2006 and 2008.  He was also National Veteran Sabre Champion in 2008.  Contact Chris on Tel. No. 07970 521637        email:  chris.prevett@hotmail.co.uk 

dennishunt.jpeg Dennis Hunt Head Coach  Dennis is a member of BritishAcademy of Fencing , British Fencing and  international M’Aitre d’Armes.  He is one of the most successful sabre coaches in Great Britain and has attended Cadet and Junior World Championships on many occasions as coach.  He has coached many of the Cadet, Junior and Senior successful sabreurs – his most recent being the Senior British Sabre Champion – Chris Buxton.  Many of his pupils have represented Great Britain on many occasions.He has also trained Peter Wright, not only to British and international success, but to become one of the successful London coaches. On a personal success level, he has won the South West Senior Sabre Championships 19 times and represented GB on many occasions.  He has won the Veteran Sabre European Championships and was a silver medalist in the Vets World Championships in Moscow .  He has been a finalist on several occasions at the Vets World Championships and is still actively competing.

 


David Grendon Club Treasurer



             


Pete Hutton  Club Secretary
Pete has been Fencing since the age of 9, following in his older brother's footsteps (A Former GB team member). Pete first tasted success at the age of 12 taking the South West Under 14 Championship, and he never looked back. Pete qualified for the World Youth Championships in 1991, and came home with a final ranking of 17th in the World, something he is very proud of. Pete remained part of the GB set up for many years. He says he 'retired' in 2000, however, after 13 years of rest and seeing old faces at the London Olympics he got the bug again and returned to the club and picked up where he left off. He finished 8th in the British Veterans Championship in 2014 at his first attempt and then gained an Individual Bronze Medal and a Team Gold medal in the Veterans Commonwealth Games in November 2014.  He is a HR Manager within the Financial Banking sector.
Contact Pete on 07879 483125 or petehut@talktalk.net
 
Kevin Nelson Assistant Coach / C.P.O. Kevin started  fencing 20 years ago to keep fit and enjoyed it. Initially fencing foil, which he now also coaches at Cotswold F.C. in Cheltenham (where he is now the chairman). But over the last 6 or 7 years has fenced Sabre.  He Joined Hunt-Roeder five years ago. Came 3rd in Champion of Arms at the Veteran National Championships 2007.  Still enjoys fencing ! Kevin is registered as a coach with England Fencing, and teaches the beginners on a Friday. Kevin is also the club's child protection officer.   Contact Kevin on   e-mail : sallehuntroeder@sky.com