In the heart of Downtown Fayetteville, NC
We dare you not to love it.
COVID-19 FENCING RESOURCES
FREE Online Class For Parents - "How To Teach Beginner Fencing To Your Children"
YOU Can Teach Beginner Fencing. Are you home schooling, or just stuck at home? Looking to teach your child something new, or even learn for yourself? Beginner fencing skills is not difficult, experience or equipment NOT needed! If you can do yoga online, you can teach your kids. 🙂
RPF (Role Play Fencing)
FREE Paper based fencing and bouting. Unable to fence? No club near your? A global pandemic is preventing you from fencing? You can still fence AND practice social distancing!
If you like Dungeons & Dragons or Magic the Gathering, then you’ll enjoy this paper based game. Fencing experience is not required, but it’s helpful!
On Strip/At Home Series
View all the content we have created and shared for our fencers that our training at home. Our On Strip/At Home Series include weekly 1 hour classes for all age groups and experience, mini skill building exercises, and an audio series on resilience featuring special guests and former Olympians!
Let’s stay #ondeck!
About The Fencing Academy
We provide instruction and training for beginning, new, advanced, recreational and competitive fencers. The All-American Fencing Academy’s goals is to introduce fencing to youth, teens, and adults interested in starting a new hobby and physical activity as well as training competitors to compete at the state and national level.
“We dare you not to love it”
Start Beginner Classes
Experience is NOT needed! Equipment is provided! The only requirement is the want to learn and have fun! We provide beginner classes for all new students. Classes are available for youth (starting at age 7), teen, and adults. Many of our fencers are recreational, some are competitive. Come visit and watch a class!
“We all played swords”
Fourth Friday Walk-In Classes
During Downtown Fayetteville’s Fourth Fridays, the All-American Fencing Academy hosts Walk-In Classes for anybody that wants to get a taste of a fencing classes before signing up for a full month. Walk-In Classes are only $10. No experience or equipment required. Great for families and friends, see you there!
Book your date Beginner Classes
Give us a call or e-mail us now to learn about how to start beginner classes
or our “Walk-In Fourth Friday” classes!
Why Start Fencing?
Fencing provides great exercise, you get a chance to meet new friends, you learn a new skill, and it’s a great conversation starter. Kids apply discipline and problem solving skills learned at home and school; adults get to network in a small community. Our fencers learn how to succeed both in winning and in failure; teen fencers can continue to collegiate varsity programs. And let’s face it, we love to play with swords.
News and Announcements
We hope everyone had a good July 4th weekend! This week’s YouTube video class:https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=WkPO59vdYzQ By Section0:00 Updates2:33 Warm Ups https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=WkPO59vdYzQ&t=153s9:09 Footwork https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=WkPO59vdYzQ&t=549s18:55 Blade Work https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=WkPO59vdYzQ&t=1135s27:15 Skill Work https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=WkPO59vdYzQ&t=1635s32:49 Cool Down https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=WkPO59vdYzQ&t=1969s34:34 Update 2 https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=WkPO59vdYzQ&t=2074s Update 1:As we continue to prepare to return for classes, Coach Gerhard is trying to block out time to provide some […]
First, here is this week’s class. These YouTube Classes will continue throughout July. Unfortunately, I’ll be stretching myself thin this month so I won’t be able to do Live Google Meet Classes this month. June 2020, 5th Week, Fencing Class:https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=CB2TB_uGwns By Section:0:00 Updates https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=CB2TB_uGwns2:53 Warm Ups https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=CB2TB_uGwns&t=173s16:13 Footwork https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=CB2TB_uGwns&t=973s23:22 Bladework https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=CB2TB_uGwns&t=1402s29:46 Skill Work https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=CB2TB_uGwns&t=1786s40:31 Cool […]
I know for many, times are tough right now. If you are able to support two of the All-American Fencing Academy Family right now, please do. Zion and Nova are two of our fencers (the two boys in front in the picture), and their dad, Selwyn was just in a bad accident in Arizona. For […]
Per Governor Cooper’s order, we will NOT re-open for classes the second week of July. Our soft re-open will still be on schedule next week. I will try to figure out some schedules for private lessons for July. Please stay tuned. Also, previous announcements had said that fencers must wear face masks. Again, per Governor […]