14/01/2022- Community Awards


Nominations are now open for the British Fencing Community Awards 2020-2021.

The annual British Fencing Community Awards recognise the best of our clubs, coaches, fencers, and volunteers and their contribution to fencing.

For the second year running, the awards will take place online. BF members (all membership types) can nominate members of the community via the online nomination form.

From the nominations, a shortlist of nominees will be produced and announced online. An independent panel will then select the winners of the BF Awards 2020-2021.


The Award categories for the 2020-2021 Awards are:

  • Performance Athlete of the Year
  • Young Athlete of the Year (Junior/u20)
  • GBR Coach of the Year
  • Community Coach of the Year
  • Outstanding Contribution by a Referee
  • Outstanding Contribution by a Volunteer
  • Club of the Year
  • Community Club of the Year
  • University Club of the Year
  • Fencing Personality of the Year
  • Viveca Abrahams Memorial Innovation Award
  • Lifetime Achievement Award

Please ensure you have read the criteria above before completing the nomination form.

The closing date for nomination is Monday 7th February 2022 at 5pm.

Nominate via the online form below:


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