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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 […]

Top Fencing Clubs and All-Academic Team Members 2016-2017

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USA Fencing and Absolute Fencing Gear partnered for the seventh straight year to recognize young fencers who have excelled in high school with All-Academic Team honors. They were honored at a function at the 2017 USA Fencing National Championships and July Challenge in Salt Lake City, UT. In all, 466 fencers from 34 states and 180 clubs […]

The Age Characteristics of Membership Types for USA Fencing Membership 2016-2017

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Membership, especially competitive membership, is the lifeblood of any sporting organization and so it is for USA Fencing. The ability to generate sustainable revenue from internal and external sources is greatly assisted by a large and growing membership. Marketing and outreach efforts for membership needs to i) attract new members, ii) retain them, and iii) provide […]

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. The first SYC’s, Boston […]

Central California – Remains One of the Fastest Growing Fencing Divisions in the Nation

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Central California The Central California Division of the United States Fencing Association (USFA) remains one of the largest and fastest growing Divisions when measured by the number of local and regional fencer-events generated by members of the Division¹. Stretching from San Luis Obispo in the south to Palo Alto in the north, the Division covers the counties […]

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 […]