Youth Classes

Ages 5-7

The Fence for Fun class teaches the basics of fencing using plastic gear.  Students learn footwork, basic fencing terminology, and basic tactics through games, drills, and fencing. 

Equipment rental is included in the class fee.

Fence for Fun

Monday and Wednesday 4:30PM-5:30PM
Saturdays 10:00AM - 11:00AM

Students can choose to come any day of the week from the above listed times.  Students are not locked in to coming a certain day of the week. Fence for Fun is a once a week class.

$75 per month

Learn to Fence

Students can choose to come any day of the week from the above listed times. Students can choose to come once or twice per week. Students are not locked in to coming a certain day of the week.

Tuesday and Thursday 4:30PM-5:30PM
Saturdays 11:00AM - 12:00PM
Ages 7-12

The Learn to Fence class introduces kids to the basics of fencing using real gear.  Students learn footwork, basic fencing terminology, and tactics through warmup games, drills, and fencing.  Students usually complete several months of this class before moving up to the next class.

Equipment rental is included in the class fee.

Once a Week

$100 per month

Twice a week

$150 per month

Youth Competitive

Monday - Thursday 5:30PM - 7:00PM
Saturday 12-2PM

This class is for fencers aged 10-13 who have completed the Learn to Fence class or are recommended by a staff member. The class introduces students to competition and develops the technical, physical, mental, and emotional skills necessary to succeed. Youth competitive students are encouraged to add one private lesson per week to their training schedule.  Students must pick one weapon to focus in.  While students are not required to compete, they are encouraged to start entering local and regional competitions. 

*students can choose any day of the week to come,

and are encouraged to come as many times per week as possible.

$300 per month

+ BFC Annual or Monthly Membership

+ USFA Membership

Fencers can learn more about USFA membership types here:

https://www.usafencing.org/membership

Private Lessons

All lessons are 20 minutes of one-on-one time with a coach.

To take a lesson you must wear a fencing mask and glove at all times.  Additional gear may be required by your individual coach. All of this can be provided by the club at no additional charge.

We highly recommend a thorough warm-up  prior to taking a lesson. Please ensure you arrive in plenty of time to warm-up ahead of your lesson time.

Login to your member portal to book lessons.  Lessons are available to BFC members only.

Contact Us

email

address

phone

info@bostonfencingclub.org

100 Holton St Brighton

MA 02135

857.204.5191

 

The Boston Fencing Club is a non-profit 501(c)(3) organization

Hours

Monday           5:00PM - 10:00PM

Tuesday           4:00PM - 10:00PM

Wednesday     4:00PM - 10:00PM

Thursday         4:00PM - 10:00PM

Friday              - closed -

Saturday          10:00AM - 2:00PM

Sunday            - closed -