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DFA March 2021 News

By pwsadmin / February 28, 2021 /

Hi to All…Happy March…Happy St. Patrick’s Day!!! DFA TOURNAMENTS: We are resuming mini saber and epee fencing tournaments at the club! Our Saturday, February 27, 2021, 7-fencer mini saber tournament was a BIG hit! (Pun intended)! Making their competitive saber debut were Alex Allen and Chloe Sontz. We even had parents come and watch the…

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DFA Fencers Make Maiden Voyage into Electric Saber and Epee

By pwsadmin / February 23, 2021 /

Three of our DFA fencers joined the ranks of our team saber and epee fencers on Saturday, February 20, 2021, making their maiden voyage into the world of electric saber and epee fencing! Brothers Ian (saber) and Collin (epee) Amick and Emily Grace Pineda (epee). Guiding Ian into this new world of electric saber were…

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DFA February 2021 News

By pwsadmin / February 1, 2021 /

Hi to All…Happy February…Happy Valentine’s Day 2021!!! Happy 18th Anniversary DFA!!! DFA opened on February 24, (my birthday), 2003, with 15 fencers. We’ve come a long way! My thanks to all the fencers and their parents who have supported DFA and me! CLUB NEWS: Individual lessons continue at the club. Still following all the guidelines:1)…

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DFA January 2021 News

By pwsadmin / January 4, 2021 /

Hi to All…Happy January…Happy New Year 2021 I think we are all ready for a new year right about now!!! CLUB NEWS: Individual lessons continue at the club. No group sparring at this time. We are being especially careful now that it is wintertime and cold and flu season and there is an uptick in…

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DFA December 2020 News

By pwsadmin / December 1, 2020 /

Hi to All…Happy December…Happy Hanukkah…Merry Christmas!!! I think we could use a little Christmas cheer right about now!!! CLUB NEWS: Individual lessons continue at the club. No group sparring at this time. We are being especially careful now that it is wintertime and cold and flu season and there is an uptick in the Covid-19…

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DFA November News

By pwsadmin / October 26, 2020 /

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

By pwsadmin / October 26, 2020 /

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

By pwsadmin / October 13, 2020 /

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

By pwsadmin / October 5, 2020 /

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

By pwsadmin / September 5, 2020 /

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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