Intensive Summer Training Camp

Join Fencers Club’s Olympic and National-level coaching staff and our world-class athletes for an intensive training on the picturesque 400-acre campus of Berkshire School in southwestern Massachusetts. Fencers will engage in drills, tactical exercises, training and conditioning sessions, and supervised bouting. Olympians and US National Team members will attend to train and work with camp participants.

The camp is open to fencers of all levels and experience.

Facilities, Perks and Accommodations:

  • Large, newly renovated gym for fencing
  • 7:1 fencer to coach/counselor ratio
  • State-of-the-art, brand new training facility with lockers and showers
  • Quarter-mile training course and soccer fields
  • Three daily fencing and conditioning sessions
  • Daily evening video analysis
  • Mental training sessions with a USOC Sports Psychologist
  • Hiking excursion and yoga for fencers options
  • FC’s awesome counselors’ after-dinner practice
  • Tennis and squash courts available for cross-training
  • Comfortable rooms with linen and towels
  • Full American breakfast, healthy lunch, hearty dinner and evening snack
  • Kitchens and laundry facilities in dorms
  • On-site armorer for weapons repair
  • Camp-wide competition and awards ceremony
  • Famous FC camp shirt included

Click HERE for a booklet with photos from previous camps

Fencers Club’s Goals:

  1. To promote excellence in fencing through intensive training sessions led by Olympic and world-class coaches
  2. To broaden the base of fencing locally, nationally and internationally
  3. Using the highest quality facilities to promote Fencers Club’s training program, especially to those fencers coming from across the country and abroad
  4. To promote a convivial atmosphere of sharing and to have a wonderful summer experience for campers, coaches and staff