August 17, 2016

Learn to Fence!

Watching the Olympic Games and inspired to get involved in fencing?!  Or just want to see what it's all about?  Fencing is a lifelong sport that can be enjoyed at Age 6, Age 80, and everywhere in between!  Come get a great workout and stay fit this Fall/Winter!  Help your daughter or son find an individual sport to complement their team sports, or find a sport to compete in during the off-season!  Fencing challenges both mind and body, so come and experience what many call "Physical Chess!"

 

Three Rivers Fencing Center is Pittsburgh's Premier Modern Olympic Fencing Club - Let us introduce you to this most fantastic of all sports!  We are offering two separate 4-week Introduction to Fencing Classes:

  • Saturdays from 10 a.m. to 10:55 a.m. (September 10, 17, 24, October 1)
  • Mondays from 5 p.m. to 5:55 p.m. (September 12, 19, 26, October 3)

 

Introduction to Fencing Classes are open to Ages 6 and up, and graduates advance to their own age-specific Fencing Practice.  All fencing equipment is provided - please wear athletic clothing and shoes with long pants (warm-ups, yoga, sweat pants).

 

Download and Register for your class by sending in the Registration Form:  Download 2016 September Intro Classes

 

Email us with any questions: classes@threeriversfencing.org

 

Enjoy Your Class!

August 17, 2016 | Permalink | Comments (0)

August 10, 2016

Fencing at Olympics!

Dear Fencers and Fans,

 

The 2016 Summer Olympic Games are in full swing, and our USA Fencers are winning! Please check out NBCOlympics.com for a full schedule of fencing, Live Streaming of matches, and recorded videos of previous matches.

 

NBCOlympics.com

 

Also - check out Alex Massialas's "Come from Behind" match while down 14-8 en route to a USA Silver Medal!

 

Alex Massialas Photo

 

Questions about Fall Classes and Opportunities to learn this fantastic sport?!  

 

Please email us at classes@threeriversfencing.org.

 

Enjoy!  Go USA!

August 10, 2016 | Permalink | Comments (0)

May 25, 2016

June "Introduction to Fencing" Classes!

The Three Rivers Fencing Center is excited to announce our Spring 2016 "Introduction to Fencing" classes! If you have never tried fencing but would like to start, we have new classes starting in June! Perhaps you are an adult looking to try something that you have never previously had the opportunity to pursue. Perhaps you have a son or daughter who wants to try fencing but has been busy with other sports. Whatever the situation, now is the time to give fencing a try! Classes are 4 weeks long and meet once per week. Classes are scheduled as follows:

Monday Evenings, Youth Class (5-6 p.m: Ages 8-12), Adult/Teen Class (8-9 p.m: Ages 13 & Up): Starts June 6
Wednesday Evenings, Kids Class (5-6 p.m.: Ages 6-7): Starts June 8
Saturday Mornings, Combined Class (9-10 a.m.: Adults and Youth Ages 8 and Up): Starts June 4

Three Rivers Fencing Center provides the fencing gear, so come on out and try this fantastic sport!

 

Click here: Download 2016 Spring Intro Classes  for your registration form and complete details! Complete the registration form and send it with your tuition to reserve your spot!

 

Questions? Email us at classes@threeriversfencing.org or call us at 412-731-4454.

May 25, 2016 | Permalink | Comments (0)

TRFC Closed for Memorial Day Weekend

The Three Rivers Fencing Center will be closed Saturday, May 28 through Monday, May 30, for the Memorial Day Weekend.  Classes and Practice will resume on Tuesday, May 31.  Enjoy your break!

May 25, 2016 | Permalink | Comments (0)

March 04, 2016

Summer Camps 2016!

What better way to spend the summer than learning a new sport that provides a lifetime of benefits! Fencing stimulates the body, mind, and spirit, and it is a blast! Let our experienced staff introduce your son or daughter to this fast and powerful sport that is sweeping the USA!

Week-long, Half-day camps will be conducted the following weeks:

June 20-24
August 1-5
August 8-12
August 15-19 (Intermediate Camp, for those who took camps and/or classes, previously)

Click here: Download 2016 Summer Camps for a registration form and information on dates and times!

Questions? Email us at classes@threeriversfencing.org or call us at 412-731-4454.

March 4, 2016 | Permalink | Comments (0)

December 15, 2015

Winter-Spring 2016 Class Schedule

The Three Rivers Fencing Center is pleased to announce our 2016 Winter-Spring Class and Practice Schedule.  We have classes available for Beginners and Experts, alike, as well as everyone in between!  Whether you are an adult, teenager, youth (ages 8-12), or kid (ages 6-7), we have classes designed for you!

 

Please click here: Download 2016 Winter-Spring Class Schedule for our Winter-Spring Schedule and Class Registration Form.

 

Please call 412-731-4454, or email us at classes@threeriversfencing.org, if you have questions.

 

Thank you, and enjoy your class!

December 15, 2015 | Permalink | Comments (0)

August 06, 2015

Guy Beresteanu and Colin Crowley at Maccabi Games!

The Three Rivers Fencing Center wishes to congratulate Guy Beresteanu and Colin Crowley, both members of TRFC, for qualifying and competing in the 2015 European Maccabi Games in Berlin, Germany.  We respect their dedication and competitive drive.  Although primarily focused on the Beresteanu Family, you can read about their story in The Jewish Chronicle, here:

 

The Jewish Chronicle

 

Congratulations, Guy and Colin!

August 6, 2015 | Permalink | Comments (0)

December 14, 2014

Fencing Classes Make the Perfect Gift!

Looking for the perfect Christmas Gift?  Let us help you give the gift of FENCING!  What better way to learn a new skill, while getting in great shape and having a blast doing it?!  Separate youth, teen, and adult classes, available!  Email us at classes@threeriversfencing.org and we will email you a Gift Certificate for a 4-week Learn-To-Fence Class that you can print and place in that special someone's stocking!  Classes are $99 and start as early as January 5th!

December 14, 2014 | Permalink | Comments (0)

July 04, 2014

TRFC at National Championships!

We wanted to recognize our competitors who represented TRFC at National Championships in Columbus June 22-July 3, 2014:

 

 

Lynn Botelho - Over 50 Women's Foil - NATIONAL CHAMPION!

Christopher (fox) Ashwood - Youth 10 Men's Foil

Guy Beresteanu - Youth 14 Men's Foil

Eric Chmielewski - Div. II and Div. III Men's Foil

Drew Gallagher - Div. II Men's Foil

Ariel Holstein - Youth 12 Men's Foil

Emily Michaelsen - Youth 10 Women's Foil

 

Nate Watson - Youth 14 Men's Foil

 

Congratulations to all of our competitors!

 

Thank you also to Iana Dakova, Patrick Reardon, Dan Yu, Noah Gale, and to all those who help with practices throughout the year!

 

Lynn Photo National Champion V50 WF 2014

 

 

 

July 4, 2014 | Permalink | Comments (0)

May 30, 2014

Summer Time at TRFC!

The Three Rivers Fencing Center will continue fencing classes throughout the summer, and we are offering several fencing opportunities for fencers:

  • Beginner Camps will be conducted the weeks of June 16-20, July 28-August 1, August 4-8, and August 11-15.  (Click on "Classes" to the right for more details)   
  • Our Summer Schedule will begin the week of June 16th, and fencing will be conducted Monday though Thursday from 6:00 to 8:00 p.m., and on Saturdays from 10:00 a.m. to 12:00 p.m.  All ages and levels are invited!


Come, enjoy our air-conditioned gym, and beat the heat!  We look forward to serving you, and we hope that you join us in this most fantastic of all sports!

If you have questions, please email us at classes@threeriversfencing.org.

May 30, 2014 | Permalink | Comments (1)