Recent Announcements

  • 2017 Summer Youth Intensive Class Registration is now open for the 20176 Summer Youth (ages 10-13) Intensive Class for foil and epee fencers. This course will present an overall arc of tactics used in ...
    Posted by Taro Yamashita
  • Wed 3/15/2017 West Springfield Class Cancelled Classes scheduled for Wednesday March 15, 2017 in West Springfield will be cancelled. (We had a big storm yesterday, and everyone is still digging out; the building space we use ...
    Posted Mar 15, 2017, 9:46 AM by Taro Yamashita
  • May-June Class Registration Open Registration for the May-June 2017 sessions of classes (Hadley location) is now open.Please visit our Hadley classes page for more information and registration links.
    Posted Mar 13, 2017, 7:47 AM by Taro Yamashita
  • Schedule Shift March 14 and 16 due to weather Due to the expected severe winter storm to arrive Tuesday March 14, Riverside Fencing Club will be closed on Tuesday March 14.Thursday March 16 will follow the normal Tuesday ...
    Posted Mar 13, 2017, 6:05 AM by Taro Yamashita
  • New Schedule starting Mar 1, 2017 The Youth Intermediate class will be moved from Saturday mornings to Thursday afternoons starting with the March-April 2017 session. Monday and Tuesday schedules remain unchanged. This change is effective ...
    Posted Feb 23, 2017, 10:42 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.