About Us

Triple Threat Fencing Academy is a USA Fencing Premium Club located in Monroe, 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. 

The three disciplines of modern fencing are the foil, the épée, and the sabre; each discipline uses a different kind of blade and employs its own rules.


Why Fencing?

Try something different! There are many reasons. Fencing is a sport that challenges your body AND brain. Fencing gives you the greatest chance of competing in college or securing a scholarship.

Want to find a sport that rewards both physical prowess and mental acuity and allows you to compete at a national level if you put in the work?

Fencing is the new it sport for 8 year old kids to 80 year old adults.

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