Summer Camp

Make the best of your summer, close to the heart of the city!



Ten minutes drive from downtown Boston, located in the beautiful Fresh Pond of  Cambridge, Olympia Fencing Center is opening its doors, every summer, to all fencing aficionados.

Our camps are strategically formulated for age groups and fencing skills, combining training and conditioning with fencing workshops and games.

Fencing Camp for Beginners/Intermediate

  kidFencer (2)Be cooler than your friends – skip the soccer camp, do something different this summer: grab a sword, be Darth Vader, Zorro or Inigo Montoya, stab your friends and unleash your imagination!

Learn about the Olympic sport of fencing in a fun and safe environment, make friends, build stamina, speed and agility.

Our experienced coaches will teach you to hold a sword and the tricks of the first touch! Hours of fun tactical games, fencing contests, cool off at the end of the day with ice cream parties.

Every child brings home a camp T shirt and lots of great memories!

Camp dates for 2015 season:

Week one: July 13/17 – camp for both beginners and intermediate.

Week two: July 20/24 – camp for intermediate only (minimum two years fencing experience required).

Week three:July 27/31 – beginners and intermediate.

(Two hours free extension is offered for those that need to be picked up later in the day.)

Prices start from $65.00/day (10% sibling discount).

Call us at (617) 945 9448 or email: to reserve your spot today!

Sign up before May 2015 and take 10% off.

What to bring:

• Lunch pack, two snacks (we encourage fruits), water bottle.

We have a fairly large fridge that kids can use, make sure your lunch is marked up with your child’s name.

• Shorts, long pants, sneakers.

Long pants are mandatory during bouting, shorts can be worn for stretching, foot work and games.

• Extra T shirt.

• Your happy face! :-D Frowns are not allowed in the club – we’ll make sure that won’t happen!

A minimum of 8 registered children required for each camp in order to be held.
A nonrefundable $50.00 deposit fee, payable to Olympia Fencing Center, needs to be sent by mail 10 days prior to the camp’s start date, to our address:

127 Smith Pl.

Cambridge, MA, 02138

Download here your Registration Form and Medical Release and bring them on your first day or send them by email to:

Registration now open on – camp for both beginners and intermediate.!

Fencing Camp for Advanced Fencers

Competitive fencers are invited to start the new fencing season on the right foot, with three weeks of conditioning, lead by coaches Daniel Hondor and Iliya Mechkov.

The daily schedule starts with a morning run to the close by Fresh Pond or Danehy Field, warming up and conditioning, followed by drills, target practice, tactical bouting and more customized training, for a total body workout. The day will end with personalized one on one with the head coach, video discussion and customized exercise planning.


Example Schedule day camp8

9:30 – 10:30 Welcome, warm up, foot work, plyometrics.
10:30 – 11:30 Target practice, drills, blade work (every other day we’ll have outdoors activities)
11:30 – 12:30 Structured bouting
12:30 – 1:30 Lunch
1:30 – 2:30 Open fencing
2:30 – 3:30 Fencing Masters, video analysis


2015 Camp dates: August 3/21, 9:30 AM – 3:30 PM.

Cost: $85.00/day

Registration Form and Medical Release are available for download here, please, email them 10 days prior to your first day of camp:

Registration now open on!

            Medications during camps

We strongly recommend parents of those that need prescription or over the counter medication to administer them to the children prior to coming to camp. We will not accept any sort of medication on the club grounds (inhalers are ok).
Let us know if your child has any allergies – we take your child safety seriously.
Send us your questions by filling the form below:

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