This page is dedicated to BF's Environmental Sustainability initiatives.

You can find the British Fencing sustainability policy here: BF Environmental Sustainability Policy

BF has a working group to discuss and develop matters relating to sustainability: Environmental Sustainability Working Group


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Join BF’s campaign to make the sport as environmentally friendly and sustainable as possible. Sport has a big impact on the world and is a platform to inspire positive change. Just recycling is not enough – what else should we all be doing?

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How Big is Your Environmental Footprint?

Our world is in crisis: from climate change to the pollution in our oceans and devastation of our forests. It’s up to all of us to fix it. Take your first step with this footprint calculator on the WWF website: How big is my environmental footprint?

Offsetting Carbon Emissions (Draft Guidance)

International fencing for GBR athletes requires a great deal of air travel. The BF Environmental Working Group provides guidance for members considering carbon offsets: Draft guidance for offsetting emissions. 

Coming Soon

A guide to environmental considerations for event organisers.

If you have any additional ideas, suggestions, or initiatives you would like to contribute to our efforts, please contact the group co-ordinator: [email protected] 


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