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MFC Foilists’ Tournament – March 7th 2015

Foilists! Mark your calendars! We’ll be hosting a one-day tournament on Saturday, Mar. 7th. Click here to register.

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New Fencing Terms Start This Week! – Jan. 6th and 10th, 2015

The first fencing terms of 2015 start this week! Beginners at South Miami Middle School meet at 6:30-8pm and Intermediate/Advanced students meet 7:30-9pm. All beginners are not required to bring their own equipment but can rent it from the club for $50/term.  Intermediate/Advanced students must bring their own equipment kits. Classes at South Miami Middle are $84 for a 4-week term. To register, show up 15 minutes before class, on Jan 6th, to register and pay.

 

This Saturday, Jan. 10th, we’ll be at Miami Dade College Kendall campus. Beginners meet 12:50-2:50pm while Intermediate/Advanced students meet 3-5pm. Classes are $84 for a 6-week term. To register, click here.

 

JOB OPPORTUNITY – Fencing Coach Wanted in Montana

The Missoula Fencing Association (in Montana) is looking for a coach. Please see the information below.

 

FENCING COACH WANTED

 

Growing, dynamic club in beautiful western Montana seeks .62 FTE epee coach, full time available if candidate can coach multiple weapons.  Duties include teaching pre-competitive, competitive, U8 and adult group classes and private lessons, as well as some administrative support.  This job is perfect for either experienced fencers wanting to move into a coaching position, or current coaches looking for an entrepreneurial opportunity. Benefits include 3 weeks paid vacation, unemployment and workers’ compensation coverage, and continuing education. Also, there is the opportunity to add hours working with other Montana clubs/coaches. Candidate must be a proven fencer; prior teaching experience preferred.  Inquiries can be made to Laura at:  info@missoulafencing.net or by calling (406) 251-4623.  To apply, send resume and cover letter to info@missoulafencing.net

Gold Coast Division Junior Olympic Qualifiers: Jan. 3-4, 2015

The Gold Coast Division Junior Olympic Qualifiers are back and they’ll take place in Fort Lauderdale.  Foil and Epee events are on Jan. 3rd and Sabre events are on Jan. 4th. You can register by clicking here. Pre-registration ends on Thursday, Jan. 1st at 11:59pm.