“Sometimes we stare so long at a door that is closing that we see too late the one that is open.”
~ Alexander Graham Bell
Fall 2014 Class Schedule Available Do you ever wonder what it would be like to face an opponent in a duel? Wonder what it would be like to hear the clash of blades and feel the adrenaline rush as you fight to come out on top. Then fencing, the sport that brings the age-old art of sword fighting to modern times, is for you! Our next beginning class will start Sunday, September 14th so be sure to sign up and mark your calendars accordingly. See the lessons page for a complete description.
Did you miss registering for a class? Call us and we'll see if we can fit you in.
Fall Color TOURnament Come up north to fence in our competition this fall and enjoy the colors on the way. The C & Under event will be held at Three Swords Fencing Club on October 11, 2014. This is another great opportunity for those of us in Northern Michigan to host a competition for our friends down-state.
- Senior Mixed Sabre – 9:00 a.m.
- Y10/Y12 Mixed Foil – 9:30 a.m.
- Senior Mixed Épée –11:30 a.m.
- Senior Mixed Foil – 2:00 p.m.
Registration fees are $20 for the first event if preregistered $25 at the door. $10 each additional event.
Click here to register for the event on AskFred.net.
It's Easy, Just Pay Online
We've recently added a new and convenient way to pay for practices. Now you can pay online using your PayPal account or pay with a credit card by using PayPal as a guest. It's easy, just visit the Practices page, choose the level of membership that's right for you and click "buy now". You'll be directed to PayPal's secure site to complete your transaction. We hope you like it as much as we do.
About Our Club
We are one of the northern-most official USFA (United States Fencing Association) fening clubs in Michigan. Who owns the club? It's simple, we all own the club. The Club is simply a cooperative in which we all pay for membership and practices so that we have a place to fence. It's important to share this so that everyone knows what they pay goes directly to keeping the lights on and the doors open. Thank you to everyone who participates because it means we all get to fence!
Get a Fencing Club T-shirt Let everyone know you’re a fencer by wearing a Three Swords Fencing shirt. Plus it’s a great way to get the word out that there’s fencing in Traverse City. Click here to place your order.