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 Summer Training Camps
Join us this summer for training camps throughout June and July! All camps run 9:30am to 4:30pm daily with early drop-off starting at 9am. ALL ages and levels are welcome. Interested in learning to fence but have no experience? All camps are open to beginning students and we will guide you through learning how to fence! Each day will include a morning and afternoon session with a break for lunch.
June 23 - 27 (Tues-Sat)
For the July 20 - 24 camp, the morning session will be held by SCFC for fencing training and the afternoon session will be held by the Historical European Martial Arts (HEMA) society, which will be training students in many different forms of historical European weaponry, including the longsword, sword & shield, spear and many others.
May Circuit events
Join for for our SCFC Circuit Challenge series of events! These friendly tournaments are designed to give you valuable practice time in a fun and competitive environment. Registration is $5 and medals go out to the top 4 finalists. Here is the schedule for May:
Open Foil (ages 13 & up): Friday, May 1@7pm
Youth Foil (ages 13 & under): Saturday, May 16@10am