Manilvaâ€™s Museum of Fencing takes you on a trip through the world of the sword and its use in warfare, sport and in the movies.
Exhibits feature antique weapons and clothing from medieval times to modern day, memorabilia from classic swashbuckling films, along with documents and images from some of the famous noble European fencing academies.
This important private collection has been put together over the years by Dr. Aberto Zerrada, who is a major influence in fencing in Andalucia and Spain and runs the highly successful International Fencing Club of Estepona â€œAndaluZÃaâ€ based in the Castle.
If you are interested in the sport of fencing, you can call 639 359 972. Classes resume in September, at the Castle in Castillo de la Duquesa every Monday and Thursday from 6.30 pm.
- Huge turnout of competitors at the X San Roque International Fencing TournamentTo say goodbye to the year, the International Fencing Club together with the San Roque Sports Department organised the tenth International Fencing Competition. The competition was attended by fencers from the age of four in both the female and male categories. Fencers both young and old attended the event at the remodelled Ciudad de San… Read more: Huge turnout of competitors at the X San Roque International Fencing Tournament
- Guillermo Puerta MartÃnez takes silver at the National Fencing Criterium, and Luis GutiÃ©rrez Vega bronze in the V Championship of Andalucia M-15The AndaluZÃa International Fencing Club closes the season with several national and regional titles. The national silver medal was achieved at the NavalcarbÃ³n Sports Centre in Las Rozas, Madrid, where the National Fencing Criterium for children under 11 and 13 was held, equivalent to the Spanish Championship in this category. An absolute joy to see… Read more: Guillermo Puerta MartÃnez takes silver at the National Fencing Criterium, and Luis GutiÃ©rrez Vega bronze in the V Championship of Andalucia M-15