Upcoming Events

Saber Fencing Class for Beginners
Children (age 10 and up) and adults
First class: October 14, 2014No experience is necessary and all equipment is provided.

WHEN: Tuesdays
October 14, 21, 28
November 4, 11, 18
7:00 – 8:00 p.m.

WHERE: Boys and Girls Club of Bloomington
2nd-floor gymnasium
311 S Lincoln (across from police station)

Cost: $70 (includes a $10 USA Fencing membership good until 7/31/15)

To register, download the October 2014 saber class registration form and the USA Fencing membership application and waiver of liability. (Membership in USA Fencing is required.) For more information, please write to us at bloomingtonfencing@yahoo.com

Class is full. Please write to bloomingtonfencing@yahoo.com to be added to our waitlist.

Fall 2014 – Spring 2015 Information
The Bloomington Fencing Club (BFC) will run four 9-week sessions for 2014–2015.
Session 1: August 4 through September 30
Session 2: October 13 through December 16
(no meetings Thanksgiving week)
Session 3: January 5 through March 10
Session 4: March 23 through May 19

WHERE: Boys and Girls Club of Bloomington
2nd-floor gymnasiusm
311 S Lincoln (across from police station)

WHEN: We meet on Mondays and Tuesdays, 7:00–9:00 pm

Epee and saber coaching are available Mondays, 7:00-8:00 p.m. Mondays 8:00-(:00 and Tuesdays 7:00-9:00 are open bouting hours.

Dues for each 9-week session are $135 (additional members of the same family: $115).

You must also be a member of USA Fencing to participate in the BFC. Noncompetitive memberships are $10 and are good until 7/31/15.

A note about equipment:
Membership allows you to use the fencing equipment owned by the club, including uniforms, masks, gloves, and weapons. Long-term members are encouraged to begin buying their own equipment after 1 year to allow new members access to the club’s gear.

To register, download the BFC Membership Application and the USA Fencing membership application and waiver of liability. (Membership in USA Fencing is required.) For more information, please write to us at bloomingtonfencing@yahoo.com


Private epee or saber lessons
Arrangements can be made directly with any of our coaches for individual lessons (at fencer’s expense).

Questions? Contact us at bloomingtonfencing@yahoo.com.