IFC Summer Nationals Results

This year we have the most ever competitors at the USAF Summer Nationals, many for the first time. Great job IFC Fencers! Next year even better, in Louisville. Results by event: Men's Junior Epee (355 competitors): Michael Althardt - 70th Women's Vet 50 Epee (44 competitors): Natalie Chaykina - 22nd Women's Vet 40 Foil (18 … Continue reading IFC Summer Nationals Results

Results from April 19 Friday Night Fencing

Congratulations to Michael Althardt for winning the Senior Mixed Open Event (for the second month in a row!). Here is a video of the final bout between Michael Althardt and Bill Winget. Thanks again to Hiroki Naganobori for providing it! Congratulations to Colin Robertson for winning the Unrated Senior Mixed Open Event and for earning … Continue reading Results from April 19 Friday Night Fencing

2019-20 SYC, ROC and SJCC Schedule

The 2019-20 schedule for Super Youth Circuit, Regional Open Circuit and Super Junior and Cadet Circuit events is now available from USA Fencing. Here is a link to the information.

Video of “Real” Epee Duel

YouTube Video of the 1958 Epee Duel between Lifar and Cuevas Interesting view of the origins of our sport. https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=uL9BWkN-Wcg&feature=share&fbclid=IwAR1tCRKncAjzpwjKPSg6DAgfJgAM5iqJeWDSqRJdYNajobInrqLD_y4fGdw

New Unwillingness to Fight Rule Goes Into Effect February 14, 2019

From the USAF: All USA Fencing members are advised that t.124 of the USA Fencing Rulebook, "Unwillingness to Fight" has been updated and will be in use at all USA Fencing events beginning on Feb. 14, 2019, including the 2019 Junior Olympic Championships. This rule change is being made in accordance with the changes made … Continue reading New Unwillingness to Fight Rule Goes Into Effect February 14, 2019

IFC Ladders Posted

The Epee Ladders are posted here. There are 3 ladders: 1) Open Epee; 2) Unrated Epee; and 3) Youth (Y14) Epee. The Ladder rules are also posted. If you want to be included on a ladder and are not, or if you want to be removed from a ladder, please let me know. Foil Ladders … Continue reading IFC Ladders Posted

2018-19 Super Youth Circuit

Here is a link to the 2018-19 Super Youth Circuit (SYC) and Regional Open Circuit (ROC) events.  If you are interested in high level competitions and earning National Points, these are good opportunities.  SYCs are for Youth 10, 12, and 14 age groups.  ROCs are for Div 1A, Div II, and Vet.