South Coast Fencing Center is home to the largest fencing center in Orange County. The center is committed to developing successful athletes in a positive training environment. We have introductory programs for those who want to try out fencing for the first time. We offer intermediate programs for those looking to expand and develop their techniques. Competitive programs are available for those interested in competing at the regional, national and international levels. We welcome students from the ages of 7 and up, offering both group and private instruction for all experience levels.
SCFC is a member of the United States Fencing Association (USFA) and was founded in 1999. We are active at the competitive level, regularly fielding athletes at North America Cups and National Championship events. Our coaching staff and students include Olympians as well as former World Cup finalists, members of the US National Team and national champions.
We have a 5,400 square foot facility, with over 3,600 square feet of fencing floor on two levels. Ten fully electric strips are available to the fencers. Membership amenities include weights and gym equipment, lockers, practice targets, a study lounge for parents and kids, rental gear, a full-service armory with repair staff on site and a store for new fencing equipment.
Introductory programs are available to new students and we invite you to contact us to schedule a free trial class at
or (714) 549-2946.
SCFC fencers preparing for December tournaments
SCFC fencers are getting ready for several important events in December. We would like to wish our fencers well in the following upcoming tournaments:
North America Cup (NAC)
Orange Coast Division Junior Olympic Qualifiers
Bernie Stein Super Youth Circuit (SYC)
Great results from this weekend. Congratulations to Casey for taking GOLD and earning his C14 at the C Foil and to Dante for taking GOLD and earning his E14 at the Y14 Foil! Eight new ratings were handed out at the SCFC sanctioned tournament on Sunday. Jared took BRONZE at the Avant Garde Cup and last, but certainly not least, congrats to Thibaud, who took GOLD and earned his B14 at the recent Open Epee at Cal State Long Beach! Go SCFC!
SCFC closed Dec 22 - Jan 3
The center will be closed from Monday, December 22nd, through Saturday, January 3rd, in observance of the holidays. We wish everyone a safe and happy break with your families. All the best from the staff at SCFC!