Summer Fencing Camp in Cambridge
Summer Camp for kids 8-12
Discover the Olympic sport of fencing!
Competitive fencing is one of the fastest-growing sports in North America, it's a sport for all ages and body types, even your grandma can fence!
Be cooler than your friends, try something new this summer - learn to fence in the largest fencing studio in the Boston area.
Located right across Cambridge's Fresh Pond, our center features 6500 SF of electrical equipment, AC, real fencing gear.
Olympia Fencing Center coaches consists of world-class fencing masters and professional educators, CORI and Safe Sport certified.
We make learning fencing fun and enjoyable, in a friendly and relaxed atmosphere.
Our fencing camps are geared toward children ages 8-12, with little or no fencing experience, of all body types and athletic levels.
The day starts with getting to know each other, warming up with fun games or a stroll to the beautiful Fresh Pond, weather permitting.
Lunch break will follow at 11:30 AM, during which time we’ll run fencing related movies on our big screen TV: Zorro, The Princess Bride, etc.
The rest of the camp day will consist of fencing basics: correct stances, lunges and parries, the rules, the electrical scoring system, bouting and round robin.
The camp week concludes with a fencing tournament, medals will be awarded and pizza party will end the day.
Little or no experience required. Fencing equipment is provided.
Please bring your own lunch. Fridge, microwave, coffee maker, available in our lounge.
Iggy’s Bakery store is a short walk from the club, Whole Foods, Trader Joe’s and Bon Meare also in walking distance.
The camp runs from 9:00 AM to 3:00 PM.
Two hours free extension is offered for those that need to be picked up later in the day.
Price: $95.00/day (10% sibling discount), a minimum of three days required.
$95.00 registration fee is required (it will be applied to your camp tuition) and it’s non- refundable.
Basic, $10.00, non-competitive USFA membership is required for all fencing activities.
Please wait until before the camp to complete this step, to make sure you’re up to date for the 2017-2018 fencing season.
For those new to fencing, registration through askfred is not necessary.
Send your registration fee through , or mail it to us, along with your paperwork and your USFA membership number, to our address:
Olympia Fencing Center
127 Smith Pl.
Cambridge, MA, 02138
- Fencing Classes for Kids and Adults
Great day camp, excellent instructors
My kids had a blast learning fencing at Olympia.
The center has a big fencing room, AC, TV and computer stations, changing rooms, all needed to have an enjoyable day camp.
Lori, one of the instructors, was so great with the kids, engaging and a good learning experience.