Welcome

The goal of the Jacksonville Fencing Club is to promote the classical sport of fencing. The club has been in existence since the 1950's and has a rich tradition of excellence in its instruction. The club has had many champions among its ranks over the years and continues to do so. The club is open to ages 8 to 98 and offers a variety of opportunities for the novice up to the competitive fencer. The club is coached by Mr. Raul Toro who has over 40 years experience in the sport. So if you are looking for a sport to get or stay fit, build discipline and build confidence, this is the sport for YOU! This is a sport for children and adults alike. This is a sport for a lifetime! Call us or e-mail us. En Garde!!!

The Jacksonville Fencing Club is home to Princess Rashid the 2006 National Women's Epee Champion and Lance Tan the 2011 Pan Am Games Youth Epee champion. Also home to a cadre of currently nationally ranked youth.

Call 904-579-6858 for more info.

The address is:

3955 Riverside Avenue
Jacksonville, Florida 32205



Jan 25 2016

JFC’s DUEL TIL YOU DROP RESULTS

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The Jacksonville Fencing Club’s “Duel ‘Til You Drop” tournament was held on January 23rd, at the Clay County Fairgrounds. The event was a great success!  Congratulations to the following fencers:

D & Under Epee:

Tom Tubman – Tied for Third Place

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Open Epee:

Kaden Doerksen – Tied for Third Place

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Open Foil:

Will Cook – 1st Place

Brian Swicegood – 2nd Place

Jeremy Moore – Tied for third place.

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Current medal count stands at 27.


Jan 15 2016

NEW ADULT BEGINNER FENCING CLASS STARTS SOON

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The next Fencing One Class will be starting for adults who want to learn fencing. The class is for those who have never fenced and those who want to refresh their skills. The class will start with the basic footwork and will progress into using the equipment, including the weapon.

The 8 week class will start on Tuesday, January 26, from 7:00-8:00pm, at the Jacksonville Fencing Club. The club is located at 3955 Riverside Ave, Studio A, Jax, FL  32205.  If you would like to get more information, or enroll in the class, you can call Coach Toro at 579-6858, or go to the JFC web page and complete the request for information section and he will call you. The web address is:  www.jaxfencingclub.org.

Sign up now and reserve your place in the class!!


Jan 15 2016

JFC’S DUEL TIL YOU DROP MOVES TO CLAY COUNTY FAIRGROUNDS!

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The Jacksonville Fencing Club’s annual tournament, the Duel ‘Til You Drop, will be held this year at the Clay County Fairgrounds on January 23, 2016.  The Clay County Fairgrounds is located at 2497 State Road 16 West, Green Cove Springs, FL  32043.  Registration for fencers is on AskFred.net.  Admission for spectators is free and parking is free for all.  Come watch the action!!  The event starts at 8:30am and ends around 8:00pm.

 


Dec 08 2015

JFC COMPETES IN THE 2015 ORANGE & BLUE OPEN

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The Jacksonville Fencing Club competed in the 2015 Orange & Blue Open on December 5, 2015, at the Southwest Recreation Center in Gainesville.  Congratulations to the following fencers:

Mixed Foil:

3rd Place – Trey Neil

8th Place – Tim Crosby

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Mixed Epee:

7th Place – Tim Crosby

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D & Under Saber

7th Place – Tim Crosby

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The current medal count stands at 22.

 


Dec 08 2015

JFC NOVEMBER YOUTH TOURNAMENT A SUCCESS!!

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The Jacksonville Fencing Club youth competed in the November Youth Tournament on December 5, 2015.  Congratulations to the following fencers:

 

Junior Foil:

1st Place – Jared Marquez

2nd Place – Vivian Dees

3rd Place – Simon Bloomfield

 

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Y12 & Y14 Foil:

1st Place – Lindsay Sabo

2nd Place – Jordan Sabo

3rd Place – Frank Smith and Ben Brown

 

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Nov 28 2015

JFC COMPETES IN STOCCATA’S NOVEMBER YOUTH DUEL

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The Jacksonville Fencing Club competed in Stoccata’s November Youth Duel in Longwood, FL, on November 21, 2015.  Congratulations to the following fencer:

 

Y14 Mixed Foil:

Marshall Bustamante – 3rd Place

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The current medal count stands at 18.

 


Nov 28 2015

JFC COMPETES IN DA’BULL TOUCH PART DEUX

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The Jacksonville Fencing Club competed in Da’Bull Touch Part Deux at the University of South Florida in Tampa, FL, on November 14, 2015.  Congratulations to the following fencers:

C & Under Epee:

Tim Crosby – 1st Place

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Mixed Foil:

Jeremy Moore – 1st Place

 

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The current medal count stands at 17.


Nov 05 2015

JFC COMPETES IN THE CRESCENT CITY OPEN AND ROC

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The Jacksonville Fencing Club competed in the Crescent City Open and ROC on October 31 & Nov 1, 2015, in New Orleans, LA. Congratulations to the following fencers:

 

DIV 1A Senior Men’ Foil:

1st Place – Brian Swicegood (earning his A2015)

5th Place – Trey Neil

 

Trey and Brian DIV 1A Mens Foil

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Junior Men’s Foil:

1st Place – Trey Neil

 

Trey Jr Mens Foil

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

The current medal count stands at 15.


Oct 26 2015

JFC COMPETES IN THE MASTER’S FENCING CLUB’S RJCC 2015 TOURNAMENT

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The Jacksonville Fencing Club competed in the Master’s Fencing Club’s Regional Junior/Cadet Circuit (RJCC) on October 25, 2015, at the University of Miami, Coral Gables, FL.  Congratulations to the following fencers:

Cadet Men’s Epee:

Lance Tan – 2nd Place

 

Lance Cadet Epee

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Cadet Men’s Foil:

Jeremy Moore – 2nd Place

Lance Tan – 3rd Place

 

Jeremy Lance cadet Foil

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Junior Men’s Epee:

Lance Tan – 1st Place

 

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Junior Men’s Foil:

Lance Tan – 3rd Place

 

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Current medal count stands at 12

 


Oct 26 2015

JFC COMPETES IN THE TIGER OPEN

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The Jacksonville Fencing Club competed in the Tiger Open, October 24 & 25, 2015, at Clemson University, Clemson, SC.  Congratulations to the following fencer:

Mixed Foil:

1st Place – Will Cook

 

Will Cook Mixed Foil

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Current medal count stands at 8

 


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