Special Holiday Event for Youth

Welcome to the Special Holiday Event for kids 7-12 y.o. – Introduction to Fencing class! This special holiday session is designed for kids 7-12 y.o who have never fenced before.  Let your child experience the thrill of the sport of fencing before the year end and discover their passion! This class introduces participants to the sport of fencing and gives them the basic fundamentals needed to start fencing and develop basic skills. The class covers:

  • Basic eye-hand-foot work
  • Basic distance control
  • Basic fencing
  • Fencing with an electrical weapon
  • Introduction to fencing etiquette
  • Safety rules and sportsmanship

For your convenience, you can choose one of our two locations: Campbell or Sunnyvale. Click on one of the buttons below to register for a session that fits your schedule.


This Special Edition class is a 2-hour long class conducted on Sunday, December 17, 2023, in either our Campbell or Sunnyvale facility based on the following schedule.

Date: 12/17/2023

Campbell   – Time: 10am-12pm; Address: AFM Campbell, 86 Railway Ave., Campbell, CA 95008

Sunnyvale – Time: 2pm-4pm; Address: AFM Sunnyvale: 1269 Forgewood Ave., Sunnyvale, CA 94089

AFM provides all fencing equipment. To participate in the class, you should wear:

  • Long sport pants
  • Tennis shoes
  • T-shirt

Introduction Program Cost

The cost of this Special Holiday Introduction to Fencing Class is $50

Cancellation and refund policy: as this class is a capacity-based one-time event, fees will be refunded only if the registration is canceled on or before December 9, 2023.

Located at the heart of Silicon Valley, in Campbell and Sunnyvale, and featuring a unique layout geared towards whole family, our fencing club locations are 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. AFM is one of top 3 highest performing fencing clubs in the United States, with Olympic and World Champions and Medalists as its coaching staff. AFM is the only USA Fencing Club to receive a Special Congressional Recognition Award for our contribution to the development of the sport of fencing in the region, and it is a 4-times recipient of the prestigious USA Fencing Club of Excellence Award, the only fencing club to receive such award four times.

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