All Fencing Programs Cancelled

All fencing classes, club practices, and private lessons until further notice due to the coronavirus pandemic beginning tonight, Thursday, March 12.   This is not a decision of the DC Government or DC Department of Parks and Recreation but is one that I’ve made as coach of the club.  I don’t think I’m overreacting.  I believe the way to keep people as safe as possible is by minimizing contact.  If

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No Fencing Sat, Jan 18 & Mon, Jan 20

Because of the Capitol Clash Tournament at the Gaylord Convention Center in National Harbor, MD we will not have fencing club practice on Saturday, January 18.  We have 12 CCFC fencers competing in the tournament on Saturday, Sunday and Monday.  Come watch the tournament! Live Results There is no fencing on Monday, Martin Luther King Holiday.  The Community Center will be closed for the federal holiday.

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Footwork Practice – Thursday, August 15

Footwork practice will be every Thursday evening, 7:00-7:30pm. Everyone should come to the footwork practice session tonight, Thursday, August 15, 7:00-7:30pm.  Footwork is an essential element of our fencing strategy and everyone at Chevy Chase needs to improve their footwork technique. Coach Matthew Moore will be leading this practice. The cost for the sessions is $5.00 cash per person per evening. Everyone should attend. Come join the crowd!  The footwork practice

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Group Classes to Start in January!

Group classes are scheduled to start in January. The Junior Epee Program (ages 8 to 12) will begin on Saturday, January 5.  The first Beginning Junior Epee class will meet at 11:00am.  The Intermediate Junior Epee class will meet at 1:00pm.  Junior Epee Club practice will meet on Saturdays, 2:00-3:30pm and Tuesdays, 6:30-7:30pm.  Depending on the number of students in the program, the Beginning Junior Epee class may be moved

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Former CCFC Fencer Kat Holmes Wins World Championship!!!

On Wednesday, July 25, former CCFC fencer Kat Holmes and her teammates, Kelley Hurley, Courtney Hurley and Amanda Sirico, won the Women's Epee Team World Championships in Wuxi, China.  The US team is now ranked #1 in the world and has also earned the World Cup Trophy for being the teamwith the most World Cup and Championship wins.  The World Cup Trophy will be awarded at a special ceremony at

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