2017 Summer Session

07.06.17     Session S begins
08.24.17     Session S ends

2016-17 Class Calendar

08.29.16     Session 1 begins
10.13.16     Session 1 ends

10.17.16     Session 2 begins
12.01.16     Session 2 ends

12.05.16     Session 3A begins
12.15.16     Session 3A ends

01.02.17     Session 3B begins
02.02.17     Session 3B ends

02.06.17     Session 4 begins
03.23.17     Session 4 ends

03.27.17     Session 5 begins
05.11.17     Session 5 ends

05.15.17     Session 6 begins
06.29.17     Session 6 ends



  Welcome to Concord Fencing Club

 

Maintaining the tradition and spirit of Concord Fencing.



CFC News:  


 

CFC 'Early Bird' Membership Special

27 June, 2017 - CFC offers a special incentive to purchase your 2017-2018 regular season membership early: Sign up now, and fence all summer at CFC for free! This special offer is in addition to the standard 20% discount for purchasing a full season membership.

 

CFC Summer Tournament Schedule

30 May, 2017 - Concord Fencing Club will host two tournaments this summer: a C & Under tournament on Saturday, 22 July, and a Grand Round-Robin Epee event on Saturday, 19 August.

 

CFC Announces Special Summer Session

19 May, 2017 - For the first time, Concord Fencing Club will be supplementing its regular season with a special Summer Session. From 6 July through 24 August, CFC will open on Tuesday and Thursday evenings, offering a mixture of group training activities, individual lessons, and open fencing. These activities can be paid for with a single CFC Summer Session punchcard, which can be purchased online. Contact the CFC office with any questions.

 

CFC Announces New Summer Camp

9 May, 2017 - Concord Fencing Club is pleased to announce that we will be hosting a Fencing Day Camp during the summer of 2017. The camp will run Monday through Thursday, 17-20 July, from 9am - 2pm. The camp is open to fencers of all ages. Details can be found on our Summer Camp Info page.

 

Next Tournament at CFC: C & Under

Date: Saturday, 22 July, 2017

Events:      

Mixed Foil

Women's Foil

Mixed Epee

Women's Epee

Mixed Sabre

 

CFC Tournament Results:

 

      D & Under 10 June 2017

 

On the Podium: Mixed Foil, Mixed Epee, Women's Epee, Mixed Sabre

 

      Spring Open 1 April 2017

On the Podium: Mixed Foil, Mixed Epee, Mixed Sabre

 

      Molly Stark Mixed-Team Relay 11 March 2017

 

On the Podium: Team Foil, Team Epee, Team Sabre

 

      C & Under 11 February 2017

 

On the Podium: Mixed Foil, Mixed Epee, Mixed Sabre

 

      Youth/Veteran 7 January 2017

 

On the Podium: Y-12 Mixed Foil, Veteran Mixed Foil

 

      E & Under 3 December 2016

 

On the Podium: Mixed Foil, Mixed Epee, Women's Epee

 

      Granite State Open 29 October 2016

On the Podium: Mixed Foil, Mixed Epee, Women's Epee

Congratulations to CFC's Gabby Vasquez-Billin for earning his E16 in Epee!

 


CFC Coaches Earn New Rankings in Foil, Epee, and Sabre

30 April, 2017 - Coach Edmundo Martinez has been accredited as a Moniteur in Foil and Sabre, and Coach Jim Leland has been accredited as a Moniteur in Epee, by the United States Fencing Coaches Association (USFCA). This is the second of four levels of certification for fencing coaches and instructors, progressing toward the rank of Prévôt, and ultimately, of Fencing Master. Moniteur certification is achieved by passing first a written examination, then an oral and practical examination by USFCA-certified Prévôts or Fencing Masters.

CFC's Homeschool Program

The Concord Fencing Club Fencing for Homeschoolers Program, designed for children between the ages of 7 and 14, is divided into four 10 week sessions. Each class will last 60 minutes. Course description

 

NH Chronicle Investigates Olympic Fencing at CFC

 

Concord Monitor profiles CFC's "Dynamic Duo"
          

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CFC Philosophy

Concord Fencing Club offers fencing instruction for kids, teens, and adults ranging from beginners to advanced fencers and elite competitors. The philosophy for beginners is mostly educational and recreational. For experienced fencers the emphasis depends upon the fencer's desires - either recreational or competitive. How a person approaches the sport depends upon personal factors.

 

CFC is here for ALL fencers.

Our approach to instruction is always positive, and our hope is that each fencer will enjoy and feel successful in what he or she is doing. Fencing has long been recognized as an excellent activity for developing self confidence and body awareness. Beyond the skills needed for fencing, special emphasis is placed on cultivating principles that are essential to achievement in all types of athletic and professional pursuits: Discipline and sportsmanship. Every fencer is taught based upon his or her own ability in a progressive fashion, allowing each one to move along a preset sequence of skills at his or her own pace.

An essential goal is to have fun!