Our fencing club offers…

  • Fencing practice on Monday and Wednesday evenings, Royal Oak Middle School, Saanich
  • Beginner classes for those 13+ years, all gear provided (more info)
  • Private coaching sessions with club coach Jed Chapin
  • Annual tournaments
  • Intensive workshops
  • Monthly fun nights with goofy prizes

What is fencing?

Fencing is an Olympic sport involving competition using one of three weapons: foil, epée or sabre. Each weapon has its own distinct rules, but they share a goal: to score a touch on your opponent without being hit yourself.

Jake Zehr made this video at our club, which gives an excellent introduction:

Learn fencing with us!

We hold beginner class sessions every September and January. Classes are open to anyone 13 years or older. Classes are held Wednesday evenings, last for 8 weeks, and include a month’s membership after the class and all equipment for $60.

Contact us for more information, or to register for the next fencing class at cap.city.fencing@gmail.com


The Capital City Fencers’ Club gratefully acknowledges the financial assistance of the Province of British Columbia