All participants from beginners onwards are encouraged to develop basic refereeing skills as part of our regular instructional classes. Knowledge of basic rules and refereeing practice will help participants become better fencers.

 If members are interested in becoming certified referees and working as referees in tournaments, they should contact the provincial association, Fencing-Escrime NB to indicate their interest.

 To become knowledgeable about the Rules for Competition, the primary source is the FIE Rule Book available on-line at: