Dunwoody Fencing Club is one of only two clubs in the United States accredited by the North American Mangiarotti Society as a Center of Instruction in the Modern School of the Italian Sword.
DFC is recognized by the United States Department of Health and Human Services as a National Youth Sports Strategy Champion. Recognition as an NYSS Champion is awarded for outstanding work in promoting youth sports participation.
We are the first Guild Academy in Georgia. Recognition as a Guild Academy shows that our coaches adhere to the highest USFCA standards of professionalism in coaching
Dunwoody Fencing Club fencers have been named to All-Academic and All-American teams every year since the creation of the programs. We have consistently been among the top ten clubs in the nation
Seven DFC fencers were named to USA Fencing’s 2021 All-Academic Team. Our club was in the top ten in the nation
Three DFC fencers were named to USA Fencing’s 2021 All-American team.
Our certified professional coaches value and promote educational achievement as well as achievement in the sport of fencing. Our students have excelled in fencing at the following educational institutions:
In addition, our fencers are fencing or have fenced at the following colleges and universities:
Congratulations to DFC Head Coach Kathy Vail on being among the 15 individuals USA Fencing has selected nationwide for the Leadership Academy Class of 2022.
The Leadership Academy is a 10-month program providing educational opportunities for leadership within USA Fencing.
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