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



Oct 22 2014

JFC COMPETES IN THE “TIGER OPEN 2014″

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The Jacksonville Fencing Club competed in the Tiger Open 2014 on October 18 & 19 at Clemson University in Clemson, South Carolina. Congratulations to the following fencers:

 

Senior Mixed Epee:   6th place – Justin Swicegood

 

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D & Under Mixed Foil:   1st place – Lance Tan  (earned his C2014)

3rd place – Jeremy Moore

 

Lance and Jeremy

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Senior Mixed Foil:     3rd place – Brian Swicegood

7th place – Lance Tan  (earned his C2014)

 

Brian and Lance

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

The current medal count stands at 20.

 

 


Oct 06 2014

NEW ADULT BEGINNING FENCING CLASS STARTING OCT 7 – IT’S NOT TOO LATE!!

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A new Fencing 1 Class will be starting on Tuesday, October 7, 2014.  The class is for adults who want to learn to fence. No

previous experience necessary!!  The class will meet at the Jacksonville Fencing Club from 7:00 – 8:00 pm, every Tuesday.  If you

are interested, please call Coach Raul Toro at 579-6858, or email him at rtoro@jaxfencingclub.org.  If you can’t start on the

7th, call anyway – Coach Toro might be able to get you caught up!!

 


Oct 06 2014

JFC SPONSORS FALL YOUTH CHALLENGE

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The Jacksonville Fencing Club sponsored the JFC Fall Youth Challenge on October 4, 2014, at the Jacksonville Fencing Club.  Congratulations to the following fencers:

 

Y-12 Mixed Foil:  1st place – Ben Brown

2nd Place – Charles Woo

3rd Place – Benny Tong and Jude Arteaga

 

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Y-14 Mixed Foil:   1st Place – Raymond Tong

2nd Place – Charles Woo

3rd Place – Mileah Wilkerson

 

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All fencers had a great time!

 

JFC Youth Fall Tour Grp pix 2014

 


Oct 06 2014

JFC COMPETES IN THE ATLANTA FENCING CLASSIC SYC 2014

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The Jacksonville Fencing Club competed in the Atlanta Fencing Classic SYC 2014 in Atlanta, GA on October 3-5, 2014.  Congratulations to the following fencer:

 

Y14 Men’s Foil:  3rd Place – Lance Tan

 

Atlanta SYC Lance 2014

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Current medal count stands at 15.

 


Sep 22 2014

JFC COMPETES IN THE BACK TO SCHOOL DUEL

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The Jacksonville Fencing Club competed in the Back to School Duel in Newberry, FL on September 20 & 21, 2014.  Congratulations to the following fencers:

 

D & Under Mixed Foil:   Jeremy Moore – 2nd place,   Lance Tan – 3rd place

 

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Senior Mixed Foil:   Will Cook – 2nd place

 

C & Under Mixed Epee:   Tim Crosby – 2nd place

 

Senior Mixed Epee:   Trey Neil – 1st place

 

 

Back to School Duel 2014

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

D & Under Mixed Saber:   Pavel Linnik – 1st place

 

Senior Mixed Saber:   Pavel Linnik – 3rd place

 

The current medal count stands at 14

 


Sep 14 2014

JFC COMPETES IN DA’ BULL TOUCH IN TAMPA

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The Jacksonville Fencing Club competed in the Da’ Bull Touch Tournament in Tampa at the USF Gym on September 6,2014. Congratulations to the following fencer:

D & Under Mixed Foil:  Jeremy Moore – 2nd Place

 

 

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The current medal count stands at 7.

Jeremy Moore Da Bull Sept 2014


Sep 03 2014

JFC COMPETES IN NORTH TEXAS ROUND-UP SYC AND CADET TOURNAMANT

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The Jacksonville Fencing Club competed in the North Texas Round-up SYC and Cadet Tournament, August 30-31, 2014, in Dallas, Texas.  Congratulations to the following fencer:

 

Lance Tan:

Y14 Epee – 3rd Place (earning his C2014)

 

 

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The medal count currently stands at 6.


Sep 03 2014

JFC COMPETES IN THE PAN-AM YOUTH FENCING TOURNAMENT

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The Jacksonville Fencing Club competed in the Pan-Am Youth Fencing Tournament from August 21-24, 2014, in Aruba.  Congratulations to the following fencer:

 

Lance Tan:

U14 Foil – 1st Place

Team USA Youth Epee – 5th Place

 

The medal count currently stands at 5.

Lance Pan-am Foil 2014


Aug 18 2014

JFC FENCING 2 “END OF CLASS” TOURNAMENT

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The Fencing 2 class held its “End of Class” Tournament on August 12.2014. They are now able to become regular members of the JFC.

Congratulations to the following fencers:

Elena Duduk – 1st place

Bryanna Davis – 2nd place

Dede Singleton – 3rd place

Marie McCauley – 4th place

Thanks to Jared Bailey, the instructor for the Southside location, for his assistance with the class and the tournament.

 

 

Fencing 2 tournament Aug2014


Aug 11 2014

JFC COMPETES IN SOLTI SZOMBATHELY INTERNATIONAL TRAINING CAMP TOURNAMENT

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The JFC competed in the Solti Szombathely International Training Camp Tournament in August 2014 in Hungary.  Congratulations to Lance Tan for the following:

 

Junior Men’s Foil – 3rd place

Lance Jr Foil Hungary

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

U14 Men’s Epee – 7th Place (only American on the podium)

 

Lance U14 Epee Hungary

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Team Foil – 1st Place (Lance Tan, 2 Miami fencers and 1 Hungarian fencer)

 

Lance Team Foil Hungary

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

The current medal count for the new season stands at 3.


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