Welcome to Southwest Florida Fencing Academy

coach-banner.jpgFence with courage, win with honor, lose with dignity. This is our creed.

"It is a chess match moving at 90 miles an hour", says Coach Charlie. "Somebody is standing in front of you with a long pointy piece of steel they are trying to drive into your body. You have to stop them. At the same time, you are trying to inflict the same exact move on them."


Our Creed

Fence with courage. Win with honor. Lose with dignity. This is our creed.

Our Fencing Family

Our fencing family is important to us. We are here for you, to help you learn, to help you grow.

Cross Weapon

We provide our end-users a peace of mind that they can fence either foil, epee, sabre... or all three!

User Friendly

Whether you want to fence recreationally or competitively, we have a plan for everyone.


Our coaches will teach you to be responsive to the challengers in front of you. Progress = Desire+Determination+Dedication.

Beginning Fencer's Classes

Have you ever thought what it would be like to wield a blade?  Click here for more about our Beginning Fencers Classes .


Our club is open 6 days a week. No matter what your schedule, you can find a time to fence that fits even the most rigorous schedules.

Your Gear

The club will provide a list of gear for beginners. Most fencers decide to start building their arsenal after the beginners class.

Choosing a Weapon


All About Foil

A light thrusting weapon that targets the torso, including the back, but not the arms. Complete with…


All About Épée

A heavier thrusting weapon that targets the entire body. Videos included


All About Sabre

A light cutting and thrusting weapon that targets the entire body above the waist, excluding the…

Tournament Results


TBILISI 2018 World Cup

Nov 8, 2018, 10:09 PM

TBILISI 2018 World Cup - Women's Foil

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The Great Pumpkin!

Oct 21, 2018, 10:45 PM

The Great Pumpkin!, Div2 Senior Mixed Epee

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Savage Grace #2

Oct 14, 2018, 10:50 PM

Savage Grace #2, Senior Mixed Saber

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Upcoming Tournaments

AskFred Events - Southeast Division
Sun, 06 Sep 2020 16:52:38 -0400
Sep 20, 2020 Limit:12 fencers! Floor fee $20, experienced referees. Social distancing and mask required, temperature check and other Covid 19 precautions strictly implemented. Official sources in the Commonwealth of Virginia: Fencing is ok under guidelin…
Fri, 14 Aug 2020 05:35:20 -0400
Sep 25, 2020 - Sep 26, 2020
Wed, 19 Feb 2020 19:09:34 -0500
Sep 26, 2020 - Sep 27, 2020 AIC Fencing Club is proud to present our Campaign for Community event! These are self reffed FUNDRAISER events. The cap for each event is 24. Please email me if you would like to be on the waitlist.
Mon, 31 Aug 2020 20:31:55 -0400
Sep 26, 2020 Youth Foil Events for 19 and under. Come join us as our young padawans continue their quest to become full-fledged ....
Sun, 06 Sep 2020 01:40:23 -0400
Oct 2, 2020 - Oct 3, 2020 This will be the first Division event of the season . Limit to 18 fencers per event. First event $30 and Second $15 , A’s $10. See more info for COVID 19 Measures. PLEASE register 30 minutes before of each event.
Mon, 14 Sep 2020 16:44:31 -0400
Oct 3, 2020 - Oct 4, 2020 This tournament has been modified due to Covid restrictions, please read INFO page. Youth and Senior "Unsanctioned" Foil & Epee events.

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