MissionCharlottesville Fencing Alliance is a non-profit organization dedicated to educating the residents throughout Central Virginia about the sport of fencing, developing educational programs that serve both adults and our youth, schools, home school communities and the under-privileged, as well fostering the widespread growth of fencing. Our programs reach both recreational and competitive fencers and coaches in all three weapons – foil, epee and saber.
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Veronica Weser retained the VA Division Championship for the second year in a row, a few hours after she stepped of a transatlantic flight from Europe! Even jet lagged and sleep deprived, she is still the Division Champion! Congrats Veronica, … Continue reading
Huge Congrats to Douglas Daniels for winning the 2016-2017 VA Division Saber Championships! Way to go Doug, you make us proud!
This weekend CFA had fencers qualify in every weapon for Summer National Championships Div2/3! Women’s Epee: -Grayson Katzenbach -Kaelyn Leake Women’s Foil: -Grayson Katzenbach Men’s Saber: -Steven Pressendo Congratulations to everyone who qualified this weekend! We’ll see you in Dallas!
Wow, our fencers had a whole pile of awesome results from this past weekends annual VA Hangover Classic! Veronica Weser: Gold, D1 epee Steven Pressendo: Silver, D3 Saber & Bronze, D1 Saber Tristan Johnson: Bronze (3rd) D1W Epee Grayson Katzenbach: … Continue reading
We are pleased to announce that we will be offering the first of our historical classes, starting with the German Longsword. We will be teaching the footwork, bladework, grappling and evolution of this amazing weapon. We will be using several … Continue reading
We are happy to announce that our next round of beginners classes will start Monday February 1st from 6-7pm and will run for 8 weeks. Our beginners classes are for those who are new to the sport as well as … Continue reading
Our summer camps are always popular and are one of the best ways to dive into the sport or hone your skills if you are already an active fencer. The camps run from 10-4:30 Mon-Fri with early drop off and … Continue reading
Our fencers represented VA and CFA wonderfully this weekend at the Dallas North American Cup. Veronica Weser got the ball rolling with a dominant performance in the Womens Epee. She finished 2nd in the event after a day of wonderful … Continue reading
CFA Fencers have wonderful results at the JO quals! Our fencers just plain rocked at the Junior Olympic Qualifiers and VA Cadet and Junior Championships for 2014! Grayson Katzenbach had an awesome weekend, as did Tristan Johnson among others! Before … Continue reading
CFA fencers give the competition something to be frightened about at this Halloween Open! We had a couple of great results from the HO this year, hosted by our friends at the William and Mary Fencing Team at their lovely … Continue reading