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Ranking of U.S. Fencers in the European Cadet Circuit 9-14-2017

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With the fencing season’s first Designated Cadet International competition set for Konin, Poland (Cadet Men’s and Women’s Saber – 9/23/17 – 9/24/17), we thought readers might be interested in the current ranking of USFA fencers in the prestigious European Cadet Circuit. Designated competitions are those selected by the National Coach of each weapon and reviewed by the […]

National Fencing Club Youth Championships – SYC 2017-2018

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Rolling National Fencing Club Youth Championships – Super Youth Circuit 2017-2018 Welcome to our rolling National Fencing Club Youth Championships for the 2017-2018 Super Youth Circuit (SYC) season. The Championships rank all clubs by the total number of medals won by Top 8 fencers at 12 SYCs held throughout the year.  Here’s how the overall […]

Ranking of Fencing Clubs by Number of 2016-2017 Regional Recognition Patch Winners for Regional Junior/Cadet Circuit (RJCC)

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USA Fencing recently announced the 2016-17 Regional Recognition Patch Winners for cadet and junior fencers, who had participated in the Regional  Junior/Cadet Circuit (RJCC). Winners are listed in the accompanying file at the end of the post. The Regional Recognition Program, which has been operating for several years, is designed to recognize and reward accomplishments at […]

NFCR Reveals 3rd Annual List of America’s “Best Fencing Clubs” & “Fencing Club of the Year” for 2016-2017

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National Fencing Club Rankings (NFCR) is pleased to release its 3rd annual rankings of the “Best Fencing Clubs” in the country along with a list of clubs that have achieved the prestigious “Fencing Club of the Year” designation. The list is the most comprehensive look at the most competitive fencing clubs in the nation including clubs […]

Five Years of USA Wheelchair Fencing

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Photograph credit: Mickey Zeljkovic (Zeljkovic Fencing Academy, NJ) U.S wheelchair fencers have distinguished themselves in World Cups, Americans Regional Championships (Zonals), World Championships, and Paralympic Games since the Wheelchair Fencing program began in the 1990s. Prior to 2008, the Wheelchair & Ambulatory Sports, USA, and Paralympics oversaw wheelchair fencing in the U.S. Since 2008, USA Fencing […]

The Journey in World Rankings for the Canadian Fencing Team at the Senior World Fencing Championships, Leipzig, Germany 19-26 July, 2017

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2017 Senior World Fencing Championships – Leipzig, Germany While seven of Canada’s 23 fencers made the Top 64 at the World Championships in individual competitions, 13 improved their Year-End World Rankings in 2017 compared to 2016.  Canada’s top performer in the individual competition was foil fencer Kelleigh Ryan,  who finished 25th. Her teammates Eleanor Harvey […]

The Journey in World Rankings for Team USA Members – Senior World Fencing Championships, Leipzig, Germany 19-26 July, 2017

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The Path of World Rankings Our earlier post on the Shift in World Rankings for Team USA’s Members at the 2017 Senior World Fencing Championships, Leipzig, Germany, prompted a number of readers to request that we provide the entire path in World Rankings, rather than the last 24-months, by which athletes made Team USA for this […]