Discover the sport called “physical chess”!

 

physical chess

Olympia Fencing Center provides a full range of classes for all ages and abilities.

Both our Épée and Foil programs are highly competitive and most successful in the New England Division.

Call today for a free class!

We strive to show everyone the beauty of fencing, with all its great benefits. Feel free to walk in during our regular hours and you’ll get a preview to fencing, in a real class setting.

To attend a free class, please email us: info@olympiafencingcenter.com, for scheduling.

Come in and fence with us today!

Weekly Schedule

MONDAYTUESDAYWEDNESDAYTHURSDAYFRIDAYSATURDAYSUNDAY
4:00- 5:30
Épée Youth Comp.

4:00- 5:00
Advanced Musketeers
4:00- 5:30
Épée Youth Comp.
4:00- 5:00
Advanced Musketeers
4:00- 5:30
Épée Youth Comp.
9:00- 10:00
Foil Musketeers*
9:00- 10:00
Foil Musketeers*
5:30- 7:30
Épée Juniors Comp.
5:00- 6:30
Épée Youth Pre-Comp.
5:30- 7:30
Épée Juniors Comp.
5:00 - 6:30
Épée Youth Pre- Comp.
5:30- 7:30
Épée Juniors Comp.
10:00- 11:00
Épée Youth LTF
10:00- 11:00
Épée Musketeers
5:30 - 6:30
Foil Youth LTF
5:30- 7:00
Foil PreComp.
5:30 - 6:30
Foil Youth LTF
5:30-7:00
Foil Pre Comp
11:00- 12:00
Épée/Foil Youth LTF
11:-12:30
Foil Pre Comp
11:00- 12:00
Épée Musketeers
7:30- 8:30
Épée Adult LTF
7:00 - 9:00
Foil Comp.
7:00-8:30
Foil Pre-Comp
7:00 - 9:00
Foil Comp.
12:00- 1:30
Épée Youth PreComp.
12:00-2:00
Épée Open Fencing
7:30- 9:00
Épée Adult Comp.
7:30- 9:00
Épée Open Fencing
7:30 - 9:00
Épée Adult Comp.
7:30- 9:30
Foil Comp.
1:00- 2:30
Foil Youth Comp.
8:00 - 9:00
Foil Adults LTF*
7:30-9:00
Foil Pre-Comp
8:00 - 9:00
Foil Open Fencing
2:30 - 4:30
Foil Competitive
*Not available now, classes still forming.
"LTF": Learn to Fence
"Comp": Competitive

Schedule subject to change, email: info@olympiafencingcenter.com for confirmation.
Call: (617) 945-9448

CLASS DESCRIPTION

Our center practices an open enrollment policy: there are no terms or enrollment deadlines. Aspiring fencers can start a program at any given time, there is a class for everyone, full equipment provided!

Musketeers

– $99.00/month* – one 60 minute class per week.

-$125.00/month – two classes.

A fun introduction to the Olympic sport of fencing, for 5 to 10 years old!

Fencing games of speed and agility warm up children, continued by basic stances, lunges, target practice and fencing fun!

Important! All students participating in any of our club’s programs, including camps and birthday parties, must have the least $10.00, non-competitive, USFA membership. The membership needs to be renewed at the beginning of every new season (August 1st).

Youth Learn To Fence

– $99.00/month* – one 60 minute class per week.

-$125.00/month – two classes.

Similar to Musketeers program, but for older kids,  11 to 14 years old, students become acquainted with the epee, learn basic rules, posture, build body strength and focus.

Youth Pre Competitive

– $165.00/month – two 90 minutes classes/week

-$195.00 – three 90 minutes classes/week

A step forward from the beginner classes, students are introduced to proper stances, more advanced footwork, basic blade work and simple tactics as well as the rules and regulations of the sport.

Private lessons, (25 minutes sessions, one on one with a coach, not included in the program’s tuition) are strongly recommended for this program.

Pre Competitive students must buy or rent ($25.00/month) their equipment and weapon.

For all Learn to Fence and Pre Competitive programs, a $10.00, non-competitive USFA membership is required.

Download the Registration Form here.

Youth Competitive

– $245.00/month – three 90 minutes classes/week and Sunday Open Bouting.

Welcome to a brand new world! Students are introduced to National competitions, will start earning rankings and be on US Fencing point standings list.

Please, refer to The US Fencing Athlete Handbook 2016/17, Chapter 2.2,  to get familiar with the rules of competition.

This class is required to step up to the highest level, Junior Competitive.

Junior Competitive

– $345.00/month – three 2 hour classes per week, Wednesday and Sunday bouting.

This program is designed for advanced fencers who are competing at the national and international level. Their goals might include winning a national championship, competing for NCAA or making a US National Team.

Adult Learn To Fence

– $99.00/ month – one 60 minute class per week.

Adult Competitive

– $165.00/ month – two 90 minute classes per week.

For all Competitive classes, USFA competitive membership is required.

Download the Registration Form here.

Members Only

– $80.00/month – same as Adult Competitive except there are no classes. Open Fencing is free of charge and the fencers are entitled to private instruction scheduling.

Open Fencing

Free to the club members, for visitors – $15.00 floor fee.

USFA membership required.

*Class fees do not include individual lessons, USFA membership, tournament coaching.

Coaching Fees:

Local Tournaments: $50.00

Non-Local Tournaments: $80.00 + half travel day.

(Travel expenses for the coaches will be divided between athletes being coached.)

It is strongly recommended that fencers interested in the competitive side of the sport to attend tournaments at their skill level. Coaches will accompany athletes to competitions only if coaching arrangements have been established ahead of time. As a courtesy rule, if two members of our club end up fencing each other in a tournament, coaches will not assist.

  • Private lessons are available to the club members only.
  • Olympia Fencing Center does not accept dual memberships. 
  • Olympia Fencing Center is a private club and reserves the right to review and deny participation in events held at its venue on a case by case basis.

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