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



May 27 2015

JFC COMPETES IN USF’S “IT’S JUST A FLECHE WOUND” TOURNAMENT

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The Jacksonville Fencing Club competed in the University of South Florida’s “It’s Just a Fleche Wound” tournament in Tampa, FL on May 23, 2015.  Congratulations to the following fencers:

 

Open Mixed Epee:  1st Place – Justin Swicegood

 

Justin Epee

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Open Mixed Foil:  1st Place – Will Cook

2nd Place – Brian Swicegood

3rd Place – Justin Swicegood

 

Will, Brian, Justin Mixed Foil

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Current Medal count stands at 63.

 

 


May 27 2015

JFC COMPETES IN THE DUEL AT NAPLES YMCA

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The Jacksonville Fencing Club competed in the “Duel at Naples YMCA” Tournament in Naples, FL on May 16, 2015.  Congratulations to the following fencer:

 

Div 2 Mixed Foil:  1st Place – Jeremy Moore

 

Jeremy Div 2 Foil

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

The current medal count stands at 59.

 


May 13 2015

JFC COMPETES IN THE RAIN CITY SUPER YOUTH CIRCUIT

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The Jacksonville Fencing Club competed in the Rain City Super Youth Circuit, April 24-27, 2015, in Seattle, WA.  Congratulations to the following fencer:

 

Y-14 Men’s Foil:  1st Place – Lance Tan

Y-14 Men’s Epee:  1st Place – Lance Tan

 

Rain City SYC 2015

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Current medal count stands at 58.


May 13 2015

JFC COMPETES IN THE SPRING DUEL

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The Jacksonville Fencing Club competed in the Spring Duel, March 14, 2015, in Newberry Florida. Congratulations to the following fencers:

 

Senior Mixed Epee:  1st Place – Michael Parker

 

Senior Mixed Foil:  2nd Place – Jeremy Moore

3rd Place – Josh Derbabian & Lance Tan

 

The current medal count stands at 56.

 

 


May 11 2015

JFC COMPETES IN THE MAY DAY DUEL

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The Jacksonville Fencing Club competed in the May Day Duel on May 2 & 3, 2015, in Gainesville. Congratulations to the following fencer:

C & Under Mixed Foil:  1st Place – Jeremy Moore

Open Mixed Foil:  1st Place – Jeremy Moore

 

Jeremy Moore

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Current medal count stands at 52.


May 04 2015

JFC COMPETES IN YOUTH TOURNAMENT

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The Jacksonville Fencing Club held an in-house youth tournament on Saturday, May 2 at the JFC in Riverside.  Congratulations to the following fencers:

 

1st Place – Ben Brown

2nd Place – Lindsey Sabo

3rd Place – Jude Arteaga & Jordan Sabo

 

May 2015 Youth Event


Apr 22 2015

JFC COMPETES IN THE UCF FENCING KNIGHTS ROYAL DUEL

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The Jacksonville Fencing Club competed in the UCF Fencing Knights Royal Duel on April 18, 2015 in Orlando. Congratulations to the following fencers:

 

Mixed Open Foil:  Jeremy Moore – 2nd Place

UCF Fencing Knights Royal Duel 2015

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Mixed Saber:  Tim Crosby – 1st Place

The current medal count stands at 50.


Mar 25 2015

JFC FENCING 1 CLASS HAS FIRST COMPETITION

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The adult Fencing 1 Class completed their 8 weeks of instruction and participated in their first “end of class” tournament. Congratulations to all 9 students for completing the class and good luck to them as they move on to Fencing 2.

 

Fencing 1 class March 2015

 

 

 

Fencing 1 Class with Coach (2 absent)

 

 

 

Winners with Coach

Congratulations to the winners of the class tournament:

1st Place – Jason Barry

2nd Place – Mauricio Alvarez

3rd Place – Brian Pierce and Justin Erwin

 

 

Fencing 2 starts on Tuesday, March 31st. Call Coach Toro for more information on youth and adult fencing at 904-579-6858.


Mar 03 2015

JFC COMPETES IN THE SCOTTISH FLAMINGO

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The Jacksonville Fencing Club participated in the Scottish Highland Games at the Clay County Fairgrounds on February 28, 2015.  The fencers competed in the Scottish Flamingo Tournament – an annual fun competition between club members. They compete for the honor of being photographed with the honorary Scottish Pink Flamingo.

Congratulations to the following fencers:

Team Epee:  Winning team – Trey Neil, Tom, Tubman, and Jared Bailey

Team Epee

 

 

 

 

 

 

Mixed Epee:  1st Place – Trey Neil

2nd Place – John McKee

3rd Place (tie) – Tom Crosby and Tom Tubman

Mixed Epee

 

 

 

 

 

 

Mixed Foil:  1st Place – Trey Neil

2nd Place – Jeremy Moore

3rd Place (tie) – Tim Crosby and Tom Tubman

Mixed foil

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Youth Foil:  1st Place – Seth Hayden

2nd Place – Mileah Wilkerson

3rd Place (tie) – Jordan Sabo and Lindsey Sabo

Y-12 Foil

 

 

 


Feb 12 2015

JFC COMPETES IN THE 49TH ANNUAL GREEN GATOR

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The Jacksonville Fencing Club competed in the 49th Annual Green Gator tournament on February 7 & 8, 2015, in Gainesville, Florida.  Congratulations to the following fencers:

Open Foil:   Will Cook – 1st Place

Jeremy Moore – 8th Place

 

Open Foil

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

D & Under Saber:   Tim Crosby – 3rd Place

Open Saber:   Paul Linnik – 3rd Place

 

The current medal count stands at 48.

 


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