Where is the next generation of Saber Fencing Masters coming from? Bergen FC!
Sophia Lee, 11-year-old won 8th place in Y-12 Women’s Saber. Andrei Makarovskiy, 8-year-old won 7th Place in Y-8 Men’s Saber. This was his first tournament. Way to go! Huge Congratulations!
The November NAC in Kansas City is behind us, and we saw some phenomenal work there.
The athletes who really shined were:
Roscoe Swartz Silver Junior Men’s Saber
Sapphira Ching Bronze Y14 Women’s Saber earned B rating and got back into US top 10 National Points List
Ben Levitt Bronze Cadet Men’s Saber earned A rating
Minwolk Kim 7th place Y14 Men’s Saber
Great fencing from all of our participants, and we hope our athletes will keep improving in the future!
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Congratulations to the finalists from last weekend’s Thrust Fall ROC – Div 1A MS event: David DeScherer 1st place, Junming Ren 2nd place, Zachary Chan 6th Place.
Div II MS event: Minwook Kim 8th place. Great job!
Congratulations to Francesca Russo on winning the SILVER medal at the Div I Women’s Saber event yesterday at the October NAC in Anaheim, Calif.
Francesca is currently a member and captain of the NCAA Division I Notre Dame University Fencing Team. She is a two time Individual Women’s Saber NCAA champion (2015 & 2017), 2017 National team champion, a five time national team member for the United States Fencing Association and a 2013 World Champion. She represents Bergen Fencing Club. Way to go!
BoysCongratulations to Roscoe Swarts for winning the Gold at the Mission RJCC Junior Men’s Saber, Julian Richards for taking Silver, Zachary Chan for placing 5th, Brian Kim 6th and Jack Price for taking 7th place!
GirlsCongratulations to Isabelle Koh – 7th Place Junior Women’s Saber, Grace Van Atta – 8th Place Cadet Women’s Saber.
December 27th thru 31st10:00am to 4:00pmThis camp is open to any and all fencers regardless of skill level: Beginners, Recreational, Advanced, and the Nation’s Elite. Groups will be made based on level and age with the Bergen coaches.
Camp activities include: intensive foot work and blade work, fencing strategies and technique, general and special fitness exercises, drills, fencing bouts, fencing videos reviews.
Individual Lessons are available after/before the camp hours upon request.
What To Bring
lunch (Bergen will provide water. A refrigerator and microwave are available for personal use)
complete fencing uniform (including under arm protector, knickers and high socks)
2-3 working weapons and body cords
Beginners who don’t have any uniform/equipment will be able to rent or buy it from the club.
Coaching Staff Info...We look forward to see you fencing with us!
Click for online registration. Please register by December 25th 2017.Register