Olympia Fencing Center continues to offer online Zoom classes during phase two or the MA reopening plan.As we resumed some of our in-person sessions in small groups, with a limited number of students, there is detailed information on the Club Re-opening Plan tab, including the safety precautions and guidelines to return to fencing.For Zoom classes, we're happy to welcome... Read More
Over fifty Olympia fencers have participated in the 31st annual Pomme De Terre competition, held this weekend at Brandeis University.
We're extremely proud to continue our tradition and bring home Nine medals, this time: four GOLD, one SILVER and four BRONZE, over ten events, in Foil and Epee!15 Fencers have made it to top 8, 25 fencers to top 16,... Read More
Olympia students mark another successful year, at the 2019 Capitol Clash, in National Harbor, MD.A plethora of medals find their way home, to Cambridge, thanks to hard work, focus and ability to follow their coaches directions.One of the most unforgetful moments of the competition is was Tony Whelan's great comeback from a deficit of nine points, only to win the... Read More
38 of Olympia’s fencers have attended the 2017 Summer Nationals and July Challenge, in Salt Lake City, UT!The 10-day event called for an estimated 4,222 fencers from 47 states and 428 clubs. With 8,877 entries approved for the event, the tournament is billed as the largest fencing tournament in history.Olympia’s fencers took part in 29 fencing events, both epee and foil... Read More
Kansas City, MOFebruary 17-20, 2017Nearly 2,000 of the best young fencers in the nation traveled to Kansas City, MO, to compete in the Junior Olympic Championships, this past weekend.
This tournament will determine the final selection events for the 2017 Junior and Cadet World Championship Team, where the top athletes in each weapon will compete against athletes from over 40 nations, from April 1-10... Read More
452 participants from 30 nations have participated for the Cadets competition: 239 fencers in Men’s Epee and 213 in women’s event.Olympia’s Junior fencer, Robert Hondor, takes 15th place among 239 fencers, in the men’s competition!
Robert was one of the six Americans in top 16, from a group of 20 qualified.In the women’s event, Olympia’s Emily Vermeule takes 20st place.She... Read More
Whittemore Center - Durham, New HampshireSeventy of the best épéeists from fencing centers around the country have been registered for four Men's and Women's events, held on the first weekend of the new year 2015.Olympia's fencers returned home with seven well deserved medals among which one Gold, two Bronze, seven épéeists in top 8 and another... Read More
Best fencers in the New England Division have participated this weekend to the Qualifiers for the 2015 Junior Olympic Championships (Richmond, VA, Feb. 3-5), held at Boston Fencing Club.
Olympia Fencing Center epeeists have dominated the competition, with ten fencers in top 16 and bringing home eight medals: two Gold, two Silver, one Bronze, a 5th and two 6th places!Joshua... Read More
"Steve Sobel is a former President of the USFA (1972-1976 and 1992-1996), League Counsel, and past Vice President of the US 3 Committee. He began his fencing achievements as the 1954 NCAA Saber champion for Columbia University. He served as Chief of Mission for the US Pan American Game’s team and USOC Delegate to the Pan American Sports Organization.... Read More
It's been a great fencing season and, while advanced fencers were getting ready for the Summer Nationals, the club was open for the Beginners Summer Camps, to introduce the amazing sport of fencing to other intrigued children.More than 70 kids from the neighboring cities, ages 6 to 12, have been part of this summer's great adventure!Three weeks of fencing camps,... Read More