About Us

Triple Threat Fencing Academy is a USA Fencing Member Club located in Matthews, NC. Our goal is to bring new energy to the sport of Olympic fencing in the Charlotte area. We offer foil, saber and epee classes at all levels for learners ages 8 and up.

We look forward to welcoming you to the fun sport of Olympic fencing in our safe and friendly environment!

What is Fencing?

Fencing is an individual competitive sport that has been featured at every Olympic games since 1898. Fencers compete one-on-one with bladed weapons. Each fencer tries to score on his or her opponent by touching them with the weapon, while also trying to avoid being touched by their opponent’s weapon. 

Why Fencing?

Eager to find a sport that challenges your child’s body AND brain? Curious about which sport gives your child the greatest chance of continuing to participate in college or secure a scholarship? Want to find a sport that is truly open to any child, regardless of body type, mentality, or temperament? Well friends, we’re here to explain why fencing is the new it sport for kids.

Read full article – https://kidzu.co/sports-athletics/fencing/fencing-the-new-it-sport-for-kids/