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How to Qualify for the USA Fencing Division I National Championships

02/01/2023, 7:30am CST, By Bryan Wendell

A Division I National Championship is the highest domestic medal available to members of USA Fencing. Here’s how to qualify for this iconic event.

“Blackness in the Movement” Panel Discussion Will Bring Together NGBs to Discuss the Black Experience

01/27/2023, 11:30am CST, By Bryan Wendell

The Feb. 23 event will include a frank discussion of topics like activism and allyship, authenticity, and expanding access and increasing representation in Olympic and Paralympic sports.

Fencing 101: How Do Team Matches Work?

01/26/2023, 8:30am CST, By Bryan Wendell

In the team event, squads of three fencers compete in a “relay match” where every fencer competes against every other fencer in a series of nine “legs,” or bouts. The first team to score 45 points (or the team leading when time expires) is the winner. But it’s a little more complicated than that.

Junior Olympics Attendees: Make Plans to Join Our USA Fencing College Conversations

01/25/2023, 10:00am CST, By Bryan Wendell

Introducing USA Fencing College Conversations, a series of five panels — each offering an opportunity for fencers and their parents to learn more about the realities of collegiate fencing.

Vote For Your Favorite Finalist in the USA Fencing National Poster Design Challenge

01/24/2023, 7:00am CST, By Bryan Wendell

While every submission was excellent, we could select only four finalists. Here are those submissions — along with the stories behind them. Take a look, and then vote for your favorite on Instagram!

Announcing Two Changes to the National Coaching Staff for Men’s Epee

01/23/2023, 8:00am CST, By Bryan Wendell

Franco Cerutti has been selected as national head coach, while Dwight Smith will serve as national assistant coach for Team USA’s men’s epee program.

Help Shape the Future of USA Fencing by Taking the All-Member Survey

01/19/2023, 12:15pm CST, By Bryan Wendell

The survey, open to all members through Feb. 15, 2023, will help USA Fencing staff serve our members more effectively. Plus, anyone who completes it will be entered to win a photo autographed by a fencing Olympian!

U.S. Fencing Foundation Announces Inaugural Fundraising Gala in NYC

01/19/2023, 10:45am CST, By USA Fencing

The ‘Fencing Foundation Fête’ gala will celebrate a rich history of fencing in New York City, as well as a wide membership in the tri-state area.

Meet the USA Fencing Community Councils: What They’ve Done, What’s Coming Next

01/13/2023, 7:15am CST, By Bryan Wendell

The USA Fencing Cultural Community Council recap is a quick, important read for anyone who wants to improve how they interact with members of underrepresented groups within the fencing community.

Veterans Committee Awards Dinner Offers Chance to Gather, Reconnect and Celebrate

01/12/2023, 8:30pm CST, By Bryan Wendell

The event, held Jan. 7 during the January North American Cup in Louisville, Ky., offered Veteran fencers a chance to celebrate their successes, present awards and reconnect with cherished friends.

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