Programs and Fees

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

Note that, during the Commonwealth of Massachusetts four phases to reopening, 
our regular schedule is temporarily suspended.
Please refer to the Club Re-opening Plan and Class Schedule page, for information regarding safety and latest club policies.

July 2020 Schedule 

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


CLASSES DESCRIPTION AND FEES

Our center practices an open enrollment policy: aspiring fencers can start a program at any given time during the year.
For all non-competitive programs, there are no terms or contracts, memberships are month to month.

For all competitive programs: annual club fee of $300.00/individual, or $500.00/family.
The club membership fee includes club patch, club representation, exclusive coaching by Olympia’s staff, access to both locations, lockers, and free use of the gym equipment.

We’re never closed, classes are on during all public and private school vacations, and most of the federal holidays.


Musketeers

– $115.00/month – one 60 minute class per week.
-$165.00/month – two classes per week (Advanced Musketeers, invitational)

A fun introduction to the Olympic sport of fencing, for 7 to 10 years old!
Fencing games of speed and agility, eye-hand coordination, obstacle course, continued by basic stances, lunges, target practice, and fencing fun!

Free trials need to be scheduled: please email trials@olympiafencingcenter.com to schedule yours.
No more than 3 trials per class, scheduled trials have priority over walk-ins.

Children
Saturday: 10:00 -11:30 AM, ages 9 – 11
Sunday: 10:00 -11:00 AM, ages 7 – 9
11:00 -12:00 PM, ages 8-10
11:00-12:30 PM, ages 12-15
Thursday: 4:00 -5:00 PM, ages 8 – 10

Adults
Tuesday: 7:30 -8:30 PM  – >  Adult (over 14)
Note: schedule subject to change, make sure you contact the office to confirm.

For those new to fencing, click here to see what to expect during this class.

Important! All students participating in any of our club’s programs 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).

Download your REGISTRATION FORM here.


Teens Learn To Fence

– $145/month – one 90 minute class
-$195.00/month – two classes per week

Similar to the Musketeers program, but for older kids (11 to 14), learning the basics of the sport and getting ready to moving forward to more advanced techniques.
Click here to see what to expect during this class.


NOTE: All programs above the basic beginner level must buy or rent their own fencing gear.
Upon request, we can help you chose and order the right equipment for you, at competitive prices. 

The rental price is $40.00/month, the gear must stay in the club, can’t be taken home.


Youth Pre- Competitive 

– $195.00/month – two 90 minutes classes/week

Students are introduced to drills, blade work, and learn the rules and regulations of fencing competition.
Private lessons (25 minutes sessions, one on one with a coach, not included in the program’s tuition) are strongly recommended for this program.

Olympia Fencing Center is a professional club, registered with the US Fencing Association, the governing body of fencing in the country.
For all competitive programs, USFA competitive membership is required.
The registration process takes a few minutes to complete and it’s valid in all national fencing clubs,  for the whole season (August 1st to July 31st).


Youth Competitive 

– $195.00/month – two 90 minutes classes/week
– $275.00/month – three classes

Students are introduced to National competitions, will start earning rankings and be on US Fencing point standings list.

This class is required to step up to the highest level, Junior Competitive.
Annual club membership is required ($300.00/individual, or $500.00/family)


Junior Competitive

– $395.00/month – three, 2-hour classes per week, including two open bouting sessions (Wednesday and Sunday).

This program is designed for advanced fencers who are competing at the national and international levels. Their goals might include winning a national championship, competing for NCAA or making a US National Team.
Annual club membership is required ($300.00/individual, or $500.00/family)


Adult Learn To Fence

– $115.00/ month – one 60 minute class per week.

For those new to fencing, click here to see what to expect during this class.
This is a class for ages 13 and up.


Adult Competitive

– $195.00/ month – two 90 minute classes per week.

For all Competitive classes, USFA competitive membership and annual club membership are required ($300.00/individual, or $500.00/family).

Download REGISTRATION FORM here.


*Homeschooling classes

A recreational program designed for girls and boys 6 years of age and up, interested to learn fencing or practice both recreationally or competitive.
Full equipment is provided to all beginners.
This program is similar to the Musketeers program, students will learn basic fencing skills, improve their physical condition, and move on to more advanced levels.
The least non-competitive USFA membership is required.

Please contact us for scheduling: info@olympiafencingcenter.com


Members Only

– $99.00/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.

There is a one time $10.00 account set up fee for all new members.
If you discontinue/hold your membership for over two months, the setup fee will apply again.
Summer holds fee: $20.00


Open Fencing

Visitors – $15.00 floor fee.
Olympia members, college students, NCAA, and Olympia former students fence for free.


1. Non-members/Pay-by-Class:
$60.00/class – Juniors, 2 hours advanced class
$40 – Youth competitive, 2 hours
$30 – all others
2. Only 2 private lessons allowed for non-members.
3.  For more private lessons, membership is required: $99/mo (edited)

Please note that Olympia Fencing Center doesn’t allow dual memberships.