PDX Fencing is led by Charles Randall. Charles has coached saber exclusively for over 30 years, including the Women’s Div. 1 Saber team in Mexico, and a number of National and International champions in the USA and Mexico. He knows how important it is to treat every athlete like an all-star, no matter how young or old they are. Over the years he has developed a powerful youth and adult program that has helped thousands of fencers love the sport and reach their potential, while enjoying the game more and more each time they play. His hand picked staff of well seasoned, accomplished coaches share his philosophy and have taught students to strive to reach for their maximum potential.
At PDX Fencing our mission is to empower the youth or adult student to love the game, help them master the fundamentals and reach their potential - on and off the strip
You will be surrounded by a happy, engaged community of positive people helping each other thrive.
With PDX Fencing core values based on integrity and strong self worth, we strive to build self confidence, critical problem solving, poise and a healthy body. All of the necessary tools for the future.
Our Fencing Coaches
Why Choose Us
At PDX Fencing we’ve developed a program that has proven to get the athlete to where they want to be. Our founder, Charles Randall, developed this system based on years of experience as a competitive fencer and coach. He has introduced thousands of children and adults to saber fencing, and help students perfect their skills, achieving beyond what they thought was possible. Many of our young athletes get recruited by some of the most respected colleges and universities in the country.
All coaches at PDX Fencing are certified with SafeSport and USA Fencing, and fence saber exclusively. Their love of the sport and strong family values permeate the atmosphere as they share their knowledge of sports and life with students of all ages and fencing levels. All coaches were/are students of Coach Randall’s and share his philosophy of athlete first.
Our Fitness Team - the key to injury prevention
State of the Art Facility
Our facility is equipped with special sport court flooring, making movement easier on hips, knees and joints. Heated, air-conditioned, with limited spectator seating with physical distancing, WiFi, gear shop, reception area., video replay system, and closed circuit t.v throughout. We have a quiet homework and work area for those waiting for class to start or end, and snack and drink machines. Sanitizing, and cleaning protocols along with CDC protocols are strictly followed. Check in procedure at the door for screening include temperature taking and mask or face shield requirements. Air sanitizers in the front reception area and in the fencing area along with cleaning stations and hand sanitizers throughout the entire facility.
Serving Greater Portland
PDX Fencing is conveniently located in Beaverton, Oregon right off the 217 Freeway at the Allen Blvd. exit. We serve everywhere the Portland airport serves including: Beaverton, Camas, Hillsboro, Lake Oswego, Oregon City, Portland, Sherwood, Tigard, West Linn, Vancouver, Wilsonville, we have even students coming in from Canby and Rainier.