Recent Results and Updates

Camps

Summer Camps 2022

Bergen Fencing Club is one of the US leading Saber clubs. We have fencers of all ages and abilities, from 5-60+ and from beginner to Olympian; new members of any level – including absolute...

Competitions

April NAC

Cadet Women’s Saber: Congratulations to Madeline A. Engelman-Sanz on her GOLD medal , 7th place: Trisha Nath, 8th place: Katie Jeong! It is very unlikely that three fencers of the same club to...

Camps

Summer Camps 2021

Bergen Fencing Club is one of the US leading Saber clubs. We have fencers of all ages and abilities, from 5-60+ and from beginner to Olympian; new members of any level – including absolute...

Camps

Summer Camps 2020

REGISTER Beginners/Intermediate & Elite/Advanced Camps: August 10-14th and August 24-28th. Bergen Fencing Club is one of the US leading Saber clubs. We have fencers of all ages and abilities,...

Camps

Summer Camps 2019

Head Coach Oleg Stetsiv: Saber Coach at Princeton University, an “A”-rated fencer, 5 times NAC Veteran Champion. Oleg also works as a referee, officiating events both in the U.S. and...

Camps

Summer Camps 2018

2018 Summer Camps (@ Ho-Ho-Kus location) Pre-Summer Nationals Camp. June 22-26th Suitable for competitive fencers of ALL levels in preparation for the Summer National Fencing Championship (June...

Our Coaches

Oleg Stetsiv

Oleg Stetsiv

Orest Stetsiv

Orest Stetsiv

Alexey Kuznetsov

Alexey Kuznetsov

Schedule

Monday

2:00pm-10:30pm
Private lessons by appointment
5:40pm-7:00pm
Sabre Beginners Class
7:00pm-9:00pm
Sabre Advanced Class

Tuesday

2:00pm-10:30pm
Private lessons by appointment
7:00pm-9:00pm
Sabre Competitive Class

Wednesday

2:00pm-10:30pm
Private lessons by appointment
5:40pm-7:00pm
Sabre Beginners Class
7:00pm-9:00pm
Sabre Advanced Class

Thursday

2:00pm-10:30pm
Private lessons by appointment
7:00pm-9:00pm
Sabre Competitive Class

Friday

2:00pm-10:30pm
Private lessons by appointment
6:00pm-8:00pm
Sabre Advanced Class

Saturday

9:30am-8:00pm
Private lessons by appointment
9:40am-11:00am
Sabre Beginners Class
12:00pm-2:00pm
Sabre Competitive Class

Bergen FC membership must be active in order to attend classes.
Private lessons are by appointment.
For any Princeton related questions please contact coach Oleg (917) 478-7431

Monday

7-9 pm Group Saber Classes
4-10 pm Private Lessons *Saber *Foil

Tuesday

4-10 pm Private Lessons *Saber *Foil

Wednesday

7-9 pm Group Saber Classes
4-10 pm Private Lessons *Saber *Foil

Thursday

4-10 pm Private Lessons *Saber *Foil

Friday

7-9 pm Group Saber Classes
4-10 pm Private Lessons *Saber *Foil

Saturday

No Classes

The following is the class schedule for July and August.

Advance and Competitive classes in June will end on the 25st in time for the Pre-Summer Nationals camp. After that Advanced/Competitive classes will be combined. They will start July 11th and continue thru the end of August. Beginners classes will run to the end of August.

Beginners Schedule:
Monday & Wednesday – 5:40-7pm
Saturday – 10:40-12:00pm

Advanced/Competitive Schedule:
Tuesday & Thursday 7pm-9pm
Saturday – 12-2pm

Rates and Fees Schedule

Annual Membership : $600 (September – June)

Payment Options:
– ½ by September 15 ($300)
– ½ by October 15 ($300)

NEW Members Only. Starting after September, 1st membership fee will be pro-rated to the end of the season.

Benefits of membership include discounted monthly group payments as well as private lessons.

After purchasing a membership there is a monthly group fee that is due at the start of each month. The monthly fee carry depending on the program. Pricing for each program is listed below. There are 3 Group classes per week for each program.

Membership is recommended to those who will be attending at least 2 group classes per week. A non-member fees are shown separately, in blue boxes.

College Student Membership: $400

Payment Options: – ½ by September 15 ($200) – ½ by December 15 ($200)

Beginner members

$360/$460per month or $60 per class
  • $360 (1 group class per week and 4*20 min private lessons per month)
  • $460 (3 classes per week and 4*20 min private lessons lessons per month)

Beginner non-members

$450/$600per month or $70 per class
  • $450 (1 group class per week and 4*20 min private lessons per month)
  • $600 (3 classes per week and 4*20 min private lessons lessons per month)
  • Floor fee $30 a day

Advanced members

$360/$510per month or $70 per class
  • $360 (1 group class and 4*20 min private lesson per month)
  • $510 (3 classes per week and 4*20 min private lessons per month)

Advanced Plus (by invitation only)

$560per month or $70 per class
  • $560 (3 group classes + 1 Competitive class either Tue or Thu per week)
  • 4*20 min private lessons per month

Advanced non-members

$450/$650per month or $80 per class
  • $450 (1 group class and 4*20 min private lesson per month)
  • $650  (3 classes per week and 4*20 min private lessons per month)
  • Floor fee $30 a day

Competitive members

$450per month or $70 per class
  • $450 for unlimited group classes

Competitive non-members

$250per month or $80 per class
  • $250 (4 group classes per month)
  • Floor fee $30 a day

Bergen FC members

$300per month or $50 per class
  • 3 group classes per week
  • Private lessons not included

Group classes include 2 hrs of footwork, drills and supervised bouting.

Camp participation and tournaments will be reviewed with Oleg Stetsiv.

Lessons included in the monthly payment must be used within the current month and cannot be transferred to the next month.

Additional private lessons are by appointment 20 min. each $40-50 members (prices vary by coach) $60 non-members

Members can attend group classes in both locations at no additional cost.

Alumni

We’re proud of our fencers accomplishments both on and off the strip. Here are some of the universities our students have headed off to after training at Bergen Fencing Club.

Forms

Coach Request Forms

Trial Membership Form

Membership Application

Birthday Parties

Have your child’s next Birthday Party at Bergen Fencing Club

We will keep the kids fully entertained with some fencing instructions and some fencing games, finishing off with some one on one bout. Kids will have an exciting time. Birthday child receives a free gift. Call or e-mail for details. We promise a great time!!!

Adult Lessons

For adults of all levels, with no prior experience.
If you get serious lets go national and even international!

Bergen in the News

Bergen Fencing Club was featured on a Comcast cable show Neighborhood Journal.