Serving Arlington and Northern
Welcome! Our mission is to provide convenient local
venues for recreational fencing and fencing classes, and a great
Young and old, experienced and beginner, if you want to fence,
let's do it. Our initial instructional program emphasis has been
youth fencing, and we especially invite Arlington residents grades
2-12; we are now encouraging adult fencers to join us as well. Open
fencing nights are open to anyone (non-member visitors pay a
small floor fee).
Fence, or learn to fence
Fall schedule now: fencing Monday, Wed and
Thurs. New: Saturday classes.
Learn the modern Olympic sport of sword play in a fun
Arlington Fencers' Club is dedicated to the study of fencing
and expanding the sport’s practice and competition opportunities in
to help manage and monitor youth
Arlington Fencers Club is
501(c)(3) 'public charity' incorporated 2011 in the
Commonwealth of Virginia. Support your club by shopping
* Founded April 2011 - But we have deep roots in
Arlington, and we lay claim to the legacy of our old
clubs, Arlington's own Fred Appel fencing club (Olympic
DiGrasse’s School of Fence. Arlington has an ancient if
uneasy association with
sabers in particular.
April 2013 News: Middle School Meet: Kenmore/WMS tie for first foil,
TJ wins Epee Meet. Plen for our big June 8-9 tournament and
Becca Ward Youth Saber clinic in June.
March 2013 News: RYC in Richmond, Mar 9-10.
January 2013 News:
Congratulations Becca Ward: Olympic Medalist and World
Champion - and now newly elected member of our Board of Directors.
December 2012 News: Two massive tournaments down. two middle school
team events in epee and Saber.