• Archives

Capital Division – Top 25 List for Fencing Activity 2015-2016

Posted · Add Comment

Capital Division Generating just over 1,600 local and regional fencer-events in 2015-2016¹, the Capital Division is the 24th largest USA Fencing Division in the nation for generating fencer-events. With jurisdiction over the District of Columbia and Montgomery and Prince Georges Counties in the State of Maryland, the Division is home to two “Fencing Club of […]

Ranking of Top 8 Medalists for Junior Men’s & Women’s Foil Team at Junior World Cups 2002-2003 to 2016-2017

Posted · Add Comment

Our earlier post, “Performance of Junior Men’s and Women’s Foil Team at Designated Events 2012-2016”, generated considerable discussion around our findings that the U.S. Junior Men’s Foil Team has become more competitive in the Podium, Top 8 and Top 16 tableau categories over the past five years, and that the U.S. Junior Women’s Foil Team […]

West-Rock – Top 25 List for Fencing Activity 2015-2016

Posted · Add Comment

West-Rock Division Generating about 1,650 local and regional fencer-events in 2015-2016¹, the West-Rock Division is the 23rd largest USA Fencing Division in the nation when it comes to generating fencer-events. Since 2008-2009  the number of fencer-events generated by members of the Division has grown at the compound annual rate of 9.9%, which compares favorably with […]

Michigan – Top 25 List for Fencing Activity 2015-2016

Posted · Add Comment

Michigan Division Generating almost 1,700 local and regional fencer-events in 2015-2016¹, the Michigan Division is the 22nd largest USA Fencing Division in the nation for generating fencer-events. Since 2008-2009  the number of fencer-events generated by members of the Division has grown at the compound annual rate of 14.3%, the 7th highest of any Division in […]

Central Florida – Top 25 List for Fencing Activity 2015-2016

Posted · Add Comment

Central Florida Generating about 1,800 local and regional fencer-events in 2015-2016¹, the Central Florida Division is the 20th largest USA Fencing Division in the nation for generating fencer-events. Since 2008-2009  the number of fencer-events generated by members of the Division has grown at the compound annual rate of 22.3%, the highest of any Division in […]

North Carolina – Top 25 List for Fencing Activity 2015-2016

Posted · Add Comment

North Carolina Division Generating about 2,000 local and regional fencer-events in 2015-2016¹, the North Carolina Division was the 19th largest USA Fencing Division in the nation for generating fencer-events. With jurisdiction over the State of North Carolina, the Division is home to six “Best Fencing Clubs” recipients for 2015-2016. It is also the location of two NCAA […]

Benchmarks for Youth Epee Fencers

Posted · Add Comment

Our recent posts, “Potential Benchmark Indicators for Youth Men & Women Saber Fencers” and “Benchmarks for Youth Foil Fencers” generated a lot of interest, so we have decided to finish our trifecta of articles with youth epee fencers! While the USFA’s classification system for fencers was primarily designed to provide an objective scale for the seeding […]

Performance of Cadet Men’s and Women’s Saber at Designated Events in Europe 2011 -2016

Posted · 2 Comments

Conventional wisdom holds that the performance of Team USA in cadet men’s and women’s saber at Designated European Cadet competitions in the prestigious European Cadet Circuit has become increasingly competitive in recent years. With all the fanfare surrounding Team USA’s recent success in Europe over the past three years, (four gold, three silver and five bronze medals […]