Intro to Fencing

Intro to Fencing 90-minute class FAQ


What is Intro to Fencing?

One class for 90-minutes to try the sport of fencing. We will teach you basic footwork and skills in order for you to get a beginner level understanding of the sport.

Who can take the Intro to Fencing classes?

Fencing is for ages 6 to adult. For anyone with special needs please contact us directly at

How much does it cost?

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Where is the fencing club?

The Rochester Fencing Club at 777 Culver Road, Upper Level, Rochester, NY 14609. To map out your directions please click here.

We are located one block down from Sticky Lips BBQ heading North on Culver Road. Our parking lot is actually Merton Street (it is a road between two buildings) and our entrance is on the second floor. There are a white set of steps on the outside of the building and those lead to the fencing club. The left turn for Merton is across the street from East High School as you reach the tennis courts. Many people drive by the entrance and if you get lost you can also always call us at 654-6047.

What will you need?

Just wear comfortable clothing, preferably not jeans, and wear enclosed shoes, not clogs, Crocs, or sandals. Wear pants or on hot days please wear shorts that come to the knee with compression shorts underneath. Women may wear capri pants. Bring a water bottle, a towel, and perhaps an extra shirt for after class. Please bring a separate pair of shoes to wear onto the fencing floor so we can keep the surface free of mud. Thank you!

How do I sign up?

Please email or call 585-654-6047 with your name, email, phone number, age, and date/time of class (see below) you would like to attend.

What are some other options besides this class?

Click here for more information on private lessons (Learn to Fence One-on-One).



Saturday, May 9th from 1:30-3:00PM

Wednesday, May 27th from 6-7:30PM


Saturday, June 13th from 1:30-3:00PM

Wednesday, June 17th from 6-7:30PM


Wednesday, July 8th from 6-7:30PM

Saturday, July 25th from 10:30-12:00PM


Wednesday, August 12th from 6-7:30PM

Saturday, August 22nd from 10:30-12:00PM


If the dates above do not work with your schedule, please email


We also offer classes in conjunction with the following programs*:


  • Allendale Columbia
  • St. Louis School in Pittsford (Winter/Spring semester)

Recreation Centers

  • Victor
  • Perinton
  • Pittsford
  • Brighton
  • Webster
  • Henrietta

*Contact the organizations directly to sign up for fencing classes.