Metro Tacoma Fencing Club

The Home of Sport Fencing in the South Puget Sound

Beginner Classes Winter/Spring 2020

Brand new schedule starting in January 2020! Now beginners can choose from several days and choose one or two days per week. The Beginner Program is designed to provide foundational skills for fencers. Basic footwork and bladework techniques are introduced. All necessary equipment is provided. Students should wear long sweatpants or athletic pants (no jeans, no shorts) and athletic shoes.

We have several options for beginners.

Beginning Mini Fencers (Foil and Épée) For ages 6-9

Beginning Youth Fencing (Foil and Épée) For ages 10-14

Beginning Teen/Adult Fencing (Foil and Épée) For ages 13+

Saturday Beginning Fencing (foil, épée, & saber) with Coach Joe Jasper

Beginning Saber with Coach Joe Jasper

A Beginner Fencers’ Guide (V5.1) written by coach Toby Lee is available to help guide you through the sport of fencing in detail.

Program Ages Schedule Monthly Fees
Beginning Mini Fencers6-9Tuesdays -
Fridays -
Saturdays -
$125 per month for one day per week
$155 per month for two days per week
Beginning Youth Fencing10-14Mondays -
Wednesdays -
Saturdays -
$125 per month for one day per week
$155 per month for two days per week
Beginning Teen/Adult Fencing13-adultMondays -
Thursdays -
$125 per month for one day per week
$155 per month for two days per week
Beginning Fencing-all weapons11-adultSaturdays -$125 per month
Beginning Saber11-adultSaturdays -$125 per month

NOTE: If finances are ever an issue, MTFC offers financial aid. Please use the follwing form to apply

MTFC Financial Aid Form


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