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DFA November News

Hi to All…Happy November…Happy Thanksgiving!!! DFA TOURNAMENTS: Our DFA 6-fencer mini tournaments have been a hit! (no pun intended)! We hosted a mini 6-fencer epee tournament on October 10 and a 6-fencer mini saber tournament on October 24. Ronan Joyce took 1st place in the epee tournament and earned his “E” 2020 rating.Dominic Whittaker took…

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DFA Mini Saber Tournament

Hi to All, DFA hosted a 6-fencer mini saber tournament on Saturday, October 24, 2020. These are becoming a favorite! It gives our fencers an opportunity to keep up their competitive skills and allows new fencers a taste of competition!

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Mini Epee Tournament at DFA

DFA hosted a mini 6-fencer epee tournament on Saturday, October 10, 2020In keeping with CDC guidelines, all fencers wore face coverings, fencing masks, observed proper distance and stabbed anyone who got too close!!! All went well and we had a wonderful time and some awesome fencing!Medals were bestowed and a rating was given! Competing in…

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DFA OCTOBER NEWS

Hi to All…Happy October…Happy Halloween 2020!!! Individual lessons continue at the club. UPCOMING TOURNAMENT: MINI EPEE TOURNAMENT: We are going to have our first mini tournament at the club on Saturday, October 10. It will be a 6-fencer epee tournament. Check-in will begin at 11:00 a.m. with fencing commencing thereafter.One pool round with 100% promotion…

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DFA September 2020 News

Hi to All…Happy September 2020!!! DFA will be closed, Labor Day, Monday, September 2020. Individual lessons continue at the club. There is no group sparring at this time. UPCOMING TOURNAMENTS: Well, we might just have some…at the club, with our own club members, limited to 6 fencers. The USFA and our Division will sanction tournaments.…

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DFA August 2020 News

Hi to All….Happy August 2020!!! Our last month of summer and then many of our fencers will be returning to online school. The club has been open with individual lessons given during the summer.We are gearing up for everyone’s return to school. If you will be returning to the club, please let me know so…

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DFA July 2020 News

Hi to All…Happy 4th of July, 2020!!! The Club is open with individual lessons being given. DFA WILL BE CLOSED ON SATURDAY, JULY 4TH UPCOMING TOURNAMENTS AND US FENCING INFO: Nothing new to report on any up-coming tournaments.The USFA wants to get the competitive fencing season up and running, but it will take time.In the…

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DFA June 2020 News

Hi to All…Happy June…Happy Father’s Day 2020!!! The club is open with individual lessons being given. There is no group sparring at this time. UPCOMING TOURNAMENTS AND US FENCING INFO: Not much to report on any up-coming tournaments as they have all been cancelled.The USFA sends out weekly reports and updates to Division Officers and…

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DFA May 2020 News

Hi to All…Happy May…Happy Mother’s Day!!! UPCOMING TOURNAMENTS: Not much to report on any up-coming tournaments as they have either been cancelled or moved back to a tentative later date. Quite understandable but still sad for the fencers who trained so hard to compete in up-coming Nationals, World Cups and, certainly, the Olympics. Our very…

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DFA March 2020 News

Happy March…Happy Spring…Happy St. Patrick’s Day!!! Remember to “spring” forward, Sunday, March 8 when Daylight Saving Time begins. Move your clock one hour forward. St. Patrick’s Day is Tuesday, March 17. UPCOMING TOURNAMENTS:Saturday, March 21, 3-weapon at Hemet High School Saturday, April 4, 3-weapon at College of the Desert Saturday, May 16, 3-weapon, end-of-season and…

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