“Best organization I could have gotten my kids involved in.”

– Anne M

Fall 2020 Classes Now Enrolling! 

Our regular class schedule is ongoing from September 2020 -June 2021. All classes will begin the week of September 8, 2020. New students can register below under the Youth or Junior/Adult Beginner Class. Returning students can register here: https://forms.gle/Jh5a8YMTrotMZU2j7

Please find RIFAC COVID guidelines and additional resources here: https://rifac.com/rifac-covid-19-update/

An Olympic Sport of Passion and Precision.

Fencing challenges both the mind and body. At RIFAC, we appreciate and respect each student’s individual ability and unique personality.

beginner classes

Youth Beginner

For ages 8-14. 7-week session, $165.  All equipment is provided at no extra charge.

RIFAC Online Beginner Class now available! Please visit https://onlineclasses.rifac.com for our online program, which is an excellent compliment to the in-person beginner class.

Youth Beginner

DayTimeDates
Thursday5-6pmSept 10- Oct 22, 2020 (full!)
Saturday12-1pmSept 12- Oct 24, 2020 (full!)
Saturday1-2pm (ages 7-9)Sept 12- Oct 24, 2020 (full!)
Thursday5-6pmOct 29- Dec 17, 2020
Saturday12-1pmOct 31 - Dec 19, 2020

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Junior/ Adult Beginner

For ages 14 and up. 7-week session, $165. All equipment is provided at no extra charge.

RIFAC Online Beginner Class now available! Please visit https://onlineclasses.rifac.com for our online program, which is an excellent compliment to the in-person beginner class.

Adult Beginner

DayTimeDates
Thursday6-7pmSept 10- Oct 22, 2020
Thursday6-7pmOct 29- Dec 17, 2020

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youth classes

Ages 8-14

Youth Intermediate

Classes begin the week of Tuesday, September 8, 2020. Ongoing session September- June, $120 per month. All equipment is provided at no extra charge. Two day per week option available.

Youth Intermediate

WeaponDayTime
FoilWednesday5:45-6:45pm
FoilThursday4-5pm
EpeeThursday4-5pm
FoilSaturday9-10am
EpeeSaturday9-10am
FoilSaturday1-2pm
Youth Fencing (ages 7-9)Saturday1-2pm

Youth Advanced

Classes begin the week of Tuesday, September 8, 2020. Ongoing session September-June, $160 per month. Students must wear knickers and have their own electric equipment. Enrollment requires coach’s consent. Two day per week option available. Once students are at the Advance level they are also eligible for the Youth Club Team. Please talk with a RIFAC staff member for details.

Youth Advanced

WeaponDayTime
FoilWednesday4-5:30pm
EpeeWednesday4-5:30pm
FoilThursday5-6:30pm
EpeeThursday5-6:30pm
FoilSaturday10:15-11:45am
EpeeSaturday10:15-11:45am
Youth Club TeamSaturday3:45-5:15pm

Youth Summer Session

2020 Summer Classes: July 6-August 14.

6-week session.

Current students, please use this link to register: https://forms.gle/SphwD29Jnfbc5rzN7 

Youth Summer Session

LevelTimeDatesPrice
BeginnerPlease see camp schedule for summer optionsWeekly class will resume in September
Youth Intermediate (Foil/Epee)Thursdays, 4:30-5:30pmJul 9-Aug 13, 2020$160
Youth Advanced (Foil/Epee)Thursdays, 6-7:30pmJul 9- Aug 13, 2020$220
Youth Club TeamFridays 4:30-6pm4 weeks: 7/3-24, 2020No charge for current members

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junior classes

Ages 13-18

Junior class participants start in the Adult Beginner class.

Junior Intermediate Foil/Junior Epee

Classes begin the week of Tuesday, September 8, 2020. Ongoing session September- June, $120 per month. All equipment is provided at no extra charge. Two day per week option available.

Junior Intermediate

WeaponDayTime
FoilFriday4-5pm
FoilSaturday12-1pm
EpeeSaturday12-1pm

Junior Advanced

Classes begin the week of Tuesday, September 8, 2020. Ongoing session September- June, $160 per month. Students must wear knickers and have their own electric equipment. Two day per week option available.  Enrollment requires coach’s consent. Once students are at the Advance level they are also eligible for the Junior Club Team. Please talk with a RIFAC staff member for details.

Junior Advanced

WeaponDayTime
Foil/EpeeTuesday4:30-6pm
Foil/EpeeWednesday5:45-7:15pm
Foil/EpeeSaturday2-3:30pm
Junior Club TeamFriday6-7:30pm

adult classes

Ages 14 and up.

Adult Foil/Epee

Classes begin the week of Tuesday, September 8, 2020. Ongoing session September- June, $120 per month/ $50 for members. All equipment is provided at no extra charge.

Adult Foil

DayTime
Thursday7-8pm

Adult Advanced (ages 16+)

Designed to give RIFAC’s adult experienced fencers a complete fencing workout, this class includes footwork, conditioning, bladework and electric bouting.

Classes begin the week of Tuesday, September 8, 2020. Ongoing September- June, $120 per month or free with RIFAC membership. Foil, Epee and Saber. Students must wear knickers and are encouraged to have their own electric equipment.

Fencing Workout

DayTime
Thursday8-9pm

RIFAC Longsword Class (ages 14+)

For ages 14 and up. Class meets once per week.

Classes begin the week of Tuesday, September 8, 2020.

Beginner Longsword Class, 12-week session, $360. All equipment is provided at no extra charge. No previous fencing experience required.

Experienced Longsword Class, ongoing September- June, $160 per month. All equipment is provided at no extra charge.

Live the history of fencing with this class in Longsword! This ancient, Western martial art will combine forms, meditation, and practical training with the Longsword. Each class will introduce new technique, refine previous material, and feature the experience of an inward journey essential to warriors of all ages and cultures. Come explore this exciting and historical combat training class at RIFAC!

Historical Sword Play

DayTime
Beginner LongswordWed, 6:45-7:45pm, start date 9/9/20
Experienced LongswordWed, 7:45-9:15pm- ongoing

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Junior/ Adult Summer Session

2020 Summer Classes: July 6 -August 14. 6-week session. 

Current students, please use this link to register: https://forms.gle/SphwD29Jnfbc5rzN7

Adult Summer Session

LevelTimeDatesPrice
BeginnerPlease see Junior/Adult Beginner Class aboveWeekly class will resume in September
Junior Foil/EpeeThursday, 8-9pm7/9-8/13/20$160
Junior Advanced (Foil/Epee)Tuesday, 6-7:30pm7/7- 8/11/20$220
Junior Club TeamFriday, 6:30-8pm4 weeks: 7/3-7/24/20No charge for current members
Adult Advanced (all weapons)Thursday, 8-9pm7/9-8/13/20$160 or free with membership
Experienced LongswordWednesday, 7:30-9pm7/8- 8/12/20$220

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Check out our awesome summer camps, too!

All skill levels are welcome — from beginners to expert fencers! Enrollment in an experienced class requires previous completion of a beginner course. Please contact us to enroll in an experienced class.

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RIFAC is more than just a fencing academy: it’s an amazing community of professional coaches, students, competitive fencers and parents, with a long history of success on both the fencing strip and in life. There is a 10% family member and multi-class discount.