October November Tournaments 

Swords & Strategy Epee Open – Oct 15

Amsterdam, NY


2016 RPI Fall Open – Oct 22

Robinson Gym, RPI Alumni Sports & Recreation Center; Troy, NY

3 weapon USA Fencing Senior Mixed Open. They will also have there separate Novice Foil (a non-USA Fencing) event for fencers who have started this semester. Click the tournament for more info. 


Fishkill-Vassar Golden Gate Youth and Open Epee – Nov 19

Vassar College, Walker Field House; Poughkeepsie, NY

Fishkill Fencers and Vassar College Fencing are holding this tournament to raise funds for the team trip to San Fransisco in January. 


Hudson-Berkshire Div Jr Olympic Qualifiers

December 11, 2016

Vassar College, Walker Field House

Poughkeepsie, NY

Upcoming USA Fencing Referee Seminar

On October 1st, Bruce Gillman will be teaching the USA Fencing Referee Seminar at Vassar College.

This the official FOC Referee Training Course required for a USA Fencing Referee Rating. Only the course will be given on this date. Written exam must be taken on line. Bruce Gillman will teach the course. 

For more information, fees and to sign-up visit askFRED.net

July 2016 Tournaments

Be sure to visit askFRED to sign up for these great local summer tournaments.

Stab in the Dark – July 22

Fishkill Fencer’s put on this annual outdoor Mixed Epee tournament, with the Top 4 fencing under black lights. This years tournament is being held on Vassar College’s Weinberg Turf Field.


Global Warming Open – July 30

Swords and Strategy is holding this Epee tournament at the end of the fencing season in an Air-Conditioned facility.


NYS Fencing Championships – August 6 & 7

Once again the Hudson-Berkshire Division is excited to hold the NYS Championships.  With events for all 3 weapons in both Mixed & Women’s Senior & Vet this tournament draws a strong competitor base form all over.


Stab in the Dark 2015

Stab in the Dark 2015