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.
Great results for SCFC at the recent San Diego Youth event
Congratulations to all of our youth fencers who competed in the San Diego Cup Y10/12/14 Foil tournament on Sunday, January 11th! Luke took BRONZE in Youth 10 foil, Zach took SILVER in Youth 12 foil (with William just outside the medal round in 5th place), and - in Youth 14 foil - Zach, Benjamin and William took 5th, 6th and 8th place, respectively.
Great job everyone!
No classes/private lessons on Saturday, January 17
Due to the center hosting the South Coast Invitational over the January 17-18 weekend, there will be no classes held on Saturday, January 17th, at the center. We encourage you to register for the event (if you were born between 1995 and 2007) or come watch and help out. We will be open during normal hours on Friday the 16th for group classes and private lessons.
South Coast Invitational
The South Coast Fencing Center will be hosting the 2015 South Coast Invitational RYC/Junior competition over the weekend of January 17-18th. There are now over 450 entries into this tournament and we invite you to join us at the Los Alamitos Joint Forces Training Base for the event!
This tournament includes events in all weapons for Youth 10, Youth 12, Youth 14 and Junior age categories (birth years 1995 - 2007) and events start daily at 8:00am in the gym on the base.
For complete information on the tournament go to: