The holidays are almost here! By almost we mean they’re right around the corner and we can see them pulling into the driveway. But oh no, you’ve forgotten to get the gift for them that you meant to pick up and now you’re feeling like a heel. There’s got to be a solution!
If you’ve waited until the last minute to get a gift for that special fencer in your life don’t worry, we understand. It’s not easy to juggle the thousand things you have to do! But never fear, because we’ve put together a massive list of last minute gifts ideas for fencers that you can order and have at your door in plenty of time.
Links included! All of these gifts can be ordered and get to your front door in two days, so you can get them wrapped and under the tree before the holiday.
This dog looks so refined in his fencing gear that it’s almost ridiculous, but somehow we want to challenge him to a match anyway. Totally unique for whimsical fencer!
Our hearts beat for fencing! This is a perfect tshirt to wear under the fencing gear, and it’s absolutely true.
Fencing is all done on the feet! Those feet get tired after a while, and they get sore and tense. These foot massage balls are easy to use and truly useful for fencers. You might want to have a set in your fencing bag!
This book made it to the New York Times Bestseller List for a reason – it’s a powerful read for anyone who wants to achieve big things. Written by a psychologist, people have found this book to be inspirational and motivating. This book’s ideas greatly resonate with our own worldview. Great gift for a fencer, their parent or their coach!
Get that fencing notebook for your fencer that you know they need! Keeping a fencing journal is a good habit for every fencer, and it’s a lot more enjoyable when you’ve got a great notebook to write in.
These really cool key chains come with each of the weapons! Epee, foil, sabre, and a fencing mask each get their feature with this practical and fun gift.
Those fencing knickers, socks or gloves can rub us all the wrong way. Chafing balm is a secret weapon of many athletes who train for long hours, and fencers are no exception. This little stick of stuff can be of a real help to the fencer in your life, preventing blisters and rubbed skin.
Drink, drink, drink! We’re always on our fencers to hydrate because it makes that much of a difference. This water bottle is special because it lets fencers infuse their water with fruit, which can make it more palatable without adding any calories or chemicals. Another practical gift!
Could you really give someone special in your life a bag of salt for a present? Yes, yes you absolutely could and should. Epsom salts make bodies feel better, and they are always an appreciated gift. There’s nothing like a soaking bath after a long fencing competition!
Fencing moms deserve their tshirt too! This really cool design comes in several colors to suit the supportive sports mom in your life. We love showing off our pride in our young fencers!
Can food containers really be a good gift? The answer is absolutely yes for a fencing athlete and especially for their mom (well, speaking from experience!) Eating well is a major piece of doing well, and every support you give your fencer will be helpful. Prepping food is always a better idea than doing it on the run, and believe it or not meal containers can be the difference in success. Unexpected but totally practical and appreciated!
13. The Fencer on DVD $17.00.
The Fencer is such a beautiful and heartwarming story! We love this movie, and the DVD version will mean that the fencer in your life can watch it whenever they want to. Truly a must see for every fencer!
This one is absolutely a big ticket item, but it’s useful for fencers in their training and makes a great (big) gift. It tracks the wearer’s activity 24/7, including sleep and heartrate. It’s water resistant, so you can even swim in it. It takes phone calls and plays music too, which aren’t so fencing related but they are super cool.
Muscles get sore and tense after fencing, and foam rollers have become a staple of many athletes to relieve that tension. It’s simple to use without help, allowing fencers to get some much needed relief!
Yes, this fencer is dabbing. If you’re not sure what dabbing is, ask your child fencer and they will tell you all about it! Absolutely a fun gift for a young fencer!
The world in large noticed Ibtihaj Muhammad fence for the USA in the 2016 Olympics as she was the first American Olympian to wear hijab. After winning the team bronze in Rio she’s become a huge cultural figure thanks to her passion for fencing and for the inspiration she brought to so many people. Her memoir came out this summer and it continues to inspire people beyond the fencing world.
This is just one example of shoes for fencers that you can get lickety-split online in time for the holidays! My boys wear sports shoes in their everyday life, and since they train so much, their everyday footwear must be super good! Good comfortable everyday walking shoes are always appreciated as a gift. Just be sure to include a return mechanism in case they need a different size.
This deadpan humor style mug looks exactly like something we can imagine our teen fencers getting excited about. It’s just text, but it’s so direct that it get the point across perfectly.
This time tested herbal balm has been used by athletes for decades. It helps to soothe bruises and tense muscles, ease joint pain and help with stiffness. It’s a secret of many athletes! It smells great too 🙂
Fencers are often working hard to eat better and improve their diet, which for many of them means protein shakes! This bottle makes it easier to use protein effectively, and it’s a simple, thoughtful gift.
It seems like everyone lately has a pop socket on their phone! These little things are useful, and for a fencing referee who is using their phone app to ref is essential, and why not have one with a cool fencer’s silhouette on it? Any fencer or fencing referee who gets this will be over the moon.
What a riot! There’s never a wrong time for a fencing joke. Every fencer can appreciate getting a jolly bit of laughter with these fencing spins on traditional jokes. Beware though that some of the jokes in the book are for adult audience, so I would recommend aiming this gift for an adult fencer in your life. But be sure she or he will take it with humor 🙂
Though we’ve all got a drawer full of socks for fencing, sometimes for the holidays it’s nice to get something a little more special, something extra that the fencer in your life wouldn’t normally splurge on. And anyway, there is no such thing as too many socks or too many weapons for a fencer!
Clever. This funny fencing hoodie is perfect for the science buff fencer in your life, and we all know that you know one! The periodic table + fencing = perfect holiday gift.
Do you know a fencer who wants to take their nutrition to the next level? This personal blender is a great investment for athletes because they can easily put together healthy smoothies and and protein shakes and take them on the go.
It gets hot under that fencing gear! This cooling towel will give a fencer the quick relief that they need to refocus and feel great jumping back in to fence, plus it’s eco-friendly and comes in a ton of colors.
This necklace is perfect for the fencing girl or woman in your life who works hard and is always in need of inspiration. This necklace can slip nicely under fencing gear. Women fencers make it happen!
This is a souped up, super duper water bottle. One of those special things that a fencer probably wouldn’t splurge on, but that you can give as a gift and they’ll use it! Vacuum technology, walls of steel, it sounds like an outer space gift.
Fencers in full gear holding light sabers and quoting Darth Vader? Now come on, does a fencing gift get any better than that?