Recent Announcements

  • Club Closed for Memorial Day Weekend Riverside Fencing Club will be closed over Memorial Day Weekend. There will be no classes, lessons, or open fencing on Saturday May 27, or Monday May 29, 2017. We will ...
    Posted May 23, 2017, 6:38 AM by Taro Yamashita
  • Traffic Notice: Sat 5/6/2017 The Northampton Pride parade will take place today from 10am to 2pm, and will most certainly cause delays near exit 19 off I-91 (the exit closest to the club ...
    Posted May 6, 2017, 5:29 AM by Taro Yamashita
  • Novice Tournament in Worcester May 20, 2017 Worcester Fencing Club is hosting a novice invitational tournament on May 20, and Riverside Fencing Club members are invited! All fencers from Riverside who have less than 2 years of ...
    Posted May 5, 2017, 5:06 AM by Taro Yamashita
  • Register Now for May-June 2017 Classes NOW is the time to register for the May-June 2017 classes! Classes in Hadley will start Monday May 1. Registration deadline is Sunday April 30.Classes in West Springfield ...
    Posted Apr 26, 2017, 4:53 PM by Taro Yamashita
  • Registration open for May-June and Summer 2017 Registration open for May-June and August 2017 classes.May-June Offerings:In HadleyAll-Ages introduction to fencing. Wednesdays starting May 3.All continuation classes (foil, epee, all ages ...
    Posted Apr 5, 2017, 9:43 AM by Taro Yamashita
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"There is no replacement for experience, and there's only one way to get that."
-- Riverside head coach, Taro Yamashita


Olympic style sport fencing for beginners to national champions

We offer classes and private instruction for youths, teens, and adults in a variety of locations, including Hadley, West Springfield, Westfield, and Holyoke.