Welcome to PDX Fencing
We teach the Olympic sport of saber fencing in a fun, family oriented environment. Our dedicated, passionate staff, fencers and parents look forward to welcoming anyone who is interested in learning more about this exhilarating sport.
Fencing attracts a wide range of individuals. From the quiet introvert to the outgoing athlete, both can be equally successful. Often called physical chess it's a tactical and strategic sport at high speed. Fencing teaches focus, creative problem solving, persistence, self-confidence and a host of life skills. Age ranges from age 7 to 90. Fencers of all ages compete locally, regionally, nationally and internationally - whatever the individual desires. We are a proud member of the United States Fencing Association.
We offer youth and adult competitive and recreational programs, winter & Summer Camps, school, after-school fencing classes, and amazing fitness classes. In addition we do birthday, scout, and group parties (also Corporate Team Building) in our state of the art facility. Click here to see our group/party information We are conveniently located right off the 217 Freeway and Allen exit. F. Want to learn to fence? Don't wait, come in, classes are year-round on an ongoing basis. Check out our classes section.
Our facility has a specialized floor making it easier on ankles, knees and hips, air-conditioning, heat, Wi-Fi, home-work area, office work area for parents, lockers, comfortable waiting area, a spectator viewing area, children's play area, snack & drink machine. Club members enjoy discounts on equipment, camps and private lessons. We are fully wheelchair accessible.
Included in our fencing program is a unique combination of classes, fitness, injury prevention, nutrition, mental training, mentoring and leadership programs.
While fencing is an individual sport we have a team environment where good sportsmanship and great character values are emphasized. Led by renowned saber master, head Coach Charles Randall. His world class experience keeps things fun while motivating each person to strive to achieve one's personal best.
Since the club’s opening, Randall’s fencers have competed in regional to the World Cup and World Championship circuit level, bringing home numerous national and international medals.
We are home of World Champion Team member, Sherry Green; 5 time, National Saber Champion Malia Hee, numerous past National champions including, Logan Spear, Joy Yun, Leo Curtis and Vikki Espinosa, past State saber champions Joy Yun, Lynn Zhang, Spencer Dillree, Zoe Beal, Csaba Rozgonyi, Cheryl Maslen, and the Portland home of Rebecca (Becca) Ward (3x World Champion, Olympic 2x bronze medalist, 3x NCAA saber champion) and some of the best fencers in the country. Our fencers have and do compete for many universities including Duke, McKendree, Northwestern, Notre Dame, Stanford and Temple. Our fencing camps attract fencers from around the world who come and train with us.