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Learn to Fence in 2020: Starting January 8!

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“Is Fencing Right for My Kid?”

Fencing at its most competitive is a highly athletic and intellectual sport that emphasizes top all-round physical fitness, lightning analytical capabilities, and emotional resilience. Even competitive youth fencers often exceed peers who are active in other sports in regard to aerobic and anaerobic capacities, agility, endurance, and the ability to adapt rapidly to new situations.

In addition, fencing is just pure FUN! Each “bout” (individual fencing match) is like a new book, with plot twists and turns that you have to respond and adapt to — and then re-write your own “story” based on the new information… as your opponent does just the same with his or her story.

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First Fencing of the Roaring Twenties: January 3, 2020!

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BMFA parents watching their promising offspring hitting each other with swords.

First Friday: BMFA resumes its full program of classes and private lessons on Friday, January 3, 2020.

There will be no fencing activities on New Year’s Eve: NO FENCING ON DEC. 31, 2019!

Also: If your BMFA has siblings or friends who always have been wanting lear to fence:

BMFA is starting its first Beginners Class of the new decade on Wednesday, January 8!

Nov. 8, 2019: Extra core and conditioning work with Sebastian Amberger

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I have pressed USRowing National Team member (and son) Sebastian Amberger into service to do conditioning with the 6:30 and 7:30 classes today.
There’ll be lots of running and core work. And remember, we’re at the Lower Gym in Knott Hall again today!

It’s Friday — the perfect time for Open Bouting!

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Look at those happy BMFA Adult Epee Fencers!

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September 17, 2019: We’re back at Wheeler Hall!

Brace your knees but look forward to the A/C!

First in Show: BMFA offers wireless scoring

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Back in Knott Hall on Tuesday!

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5/24/19: Location, location, location!

All classes are again taking place in the Four-Courts (lower-level) gym at Knott Hall (main building).

Remember: Tuesday practice will be in the big gym throughout May!

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