Adult Fencing

What’s a great way to sharpen your mind and your body? With a sword of course!

Often people think that it’s too late to begin learning something new, especially a physical sport like fencing. But the truth is that fencing isn’t just for your body – it keeps the mind sharp as well. Academy of Fencing Masters offers a well crafted fencing class for adults who are ready to jump onto the strip and learn something that’s not only challenging but also extremely rewarding.Our adult fencing classes are full of positive energy, fun, encouragement and surprises for mature students. Our coaches are incredibly engaging and truly appreciats the unique needs of adults while still pushing them to grow.

Beginner Adult Fencing Class

  • Improved mental sharpness
  • Great workout – hundreds calories burned
  • New exercises to keep you engaged
  • Develops strategic planning skills
  • Perfect for after the workday
  • Safety is a top priority
  • Women and men both benefit
  • Join a sport with a rich legacy
  • Fun way to get in shape!

Even if you’ve never worked in a combat sport or if you’ve not spent much time working out,
you’ll find that fencing is accessible to adults of all ability and experience levels.

Hours & Information

Per SCC Directive all adult classes are temporarily suspended due to COVID-19. Information below is for planning purposes only for times when adult classes will resume

AFM offers a serious but fun fencing classes for adults that afford so many benefits! We encourage you to come out to see what our classes look like and to meet our instructors and other students.

Campbell: Tuesday/Thursday 8:30-9:30pm

Sunnyvale: Monday/Thursday 7:30-8:30pm

  • Beginner: Starts with 4 to 8 private lessons (scheduled individually and priced $45/ea.) and followed by 4 introductory lessons at $95 for 2 consecutive weeks.
  • Ongoing: $245 per month

The latest detailed schedule of all fencing classes and lessons is available for download here.

Per US Fencing Association requirement, every fencer that registers for the beginner fencing class must become a member of USFA.

To schedule your first fencing lesson please contact AFM office
(email –; phone 408-370-6419)

AFM features two locations at the heart of Silicon Valley: in Campbell and Sunnyvale, CA. AFM facility feature a unique layout geared towards whole family and our fencing club is ideally suited to meet the busy schedule of the residents of San Jose and surrounding cities of the South Bay of the San Francisco Bay Area.

IMPORTANT COVID-19 UPDATE: Due to the current situation and per Santa Clara Country restrictions all adult classes are temporarily suspended

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