US Fencing Membership Breakdown

Note that the data below is based on information available inside of AskFRED, which might not necessarily be complete or up to date.

Ratings Totals

Number rated fencers for each weapon.

Ratings Values

Fencers by rating for each weapon.

Division Memberships

US Fencing Memberships per Division

Largest Clubs by Membership

The biggest clubs, calculated by # of current US Fencing Members

Name # Mbrs # Es # Ds # Cs # Bs # As
Academy Of Fencing Masters (AFM) 325 18 12 20 19 27
Fencers Club Inc. 325 41 24 30 39 69
Fencing Academy Of Philadelphia - University City 308 36 16 17 9 6
Salle Auriol Seattle 283 40 26 18 21 7
Alliance Fencing Academy 279 14 14 22 29 58
Manhattan Fencing Center 262 21 20 18 26 38
LA International Fencing 252 20 8 21 21 32
Rain City Fencing Center 240 26 19 23 21 1
DC Fencers Club 223 21 13 19 20 24
Tim Morehouse Fencing Club 207 14 8 13 8 12
Medeo Fencing Club 201 25 16 22 25 36
Olympia Fencing Center 185 7 9 13 9 14
Renaissance Fencing Club 180 19 14 11 16 19
Nova Fencing Club 177 23 17 8 6 3
Northwest Fencing Center 176 25 19 17 16 14
Silicon Valley Fencing Center 170 9 13 9 13 30
Star Fencing Academy 164 10 9 9 16 20
New York Fencing Academy 163 11 13 10 13 27
Boston Fencing Club 159 25 22 12 8 22
Denver Fencing Center 152 26 21 27 17 11
Largest Clubs by Ratings

This is calculated fairly naively by giving a numeric points value to each rating and summing them up (i.e., E=1 point, and A=5)

Name # Mbrs # Es # Ds # Cs # Bs # As Total
Fencers Club Inc. 325 41 24 30 39 69 680
Alliance Fencing Academy 279 14 14 22 29 58 514
Manhattan Fencing Center 262 21 20 18 26 38 409
Medeo Fencing Club 201 25 16 22 25 36 403
LA International Fencing 252 20 8 21 21 32 343
Academy Of Fencing Masters (AFM) 325 18 12 20 19 27 313
DC Fencers Club 223 21 13 19 20 24 304
New York Athletic Club 77 2 9 6 12 43 301
Denver Fencing Center 152 26 21 27 17 11 272
Salle Auriol Seattle 283 40 26 18 21 7 265
Silicon Valley Fencing Center 170 9 13 9 13 30 264
New York Fencing Academy 163 11 13 10 13 27 254
Northwest Fencing Center 176 25 19 17 16 14 248
Boston Fencing Club 159 25 22 12 8 22 247
University Of Notre Dame NCAA 52 1 3 5 8 38 244
Renaissance Fencing Club 180 19 14 11 16 19 239
Elite Fencing Academy (VA) 97 7 9 13 12 25 237
Elite Fencing Academy (GA) 111 11 11 14 10 22 225
Massialas Foundation (M Team) 117 13 8 23 6 20 222
Rain City Fencing Center 240 26 19 23 21 1 222
Top 20 Foil Clubs By Ratings

This is the same as the "Largest Clubs by Ratings" except only Foil.

Name # Mbrs # Es # Ds # Cs # Bs # As Total
Silicon Valley Fencing Center 170 9 11 8 13 30 257
Massialas Foundation (M Team) 117 13 7 23 6 20 220
Star Fencing Academy 164 8 9 9 14 20 209
Fencers Club Inc. 325 15 15 12 10 17 206
Gutkovskiy Fencing Academy 95 9 4 12 11 20 197
Renaissance Fencing Club 180 11 12 3 12 18 182
Moe Fencing Club LLC 90 10 11 13 13 10 173
LA International Fencing 252 11 5 12 9 14 163
Rain City Fencing Center 240 18 13 13 13 1 140
Bluegrass Fencers' Club 70 4 5 9 9 10 127
Tim Morehouse Fencing Club (Port Chester) 108 7 7 6 7 11 122
AIC Fencing Club 80 5 8 7 8 9 119
V Fencing Club 62 9 5 5 5 13 119
Masters Fencing Club 61 3 4 4 10 10 113
Epic Fencing Club 55 4 2 3 5 14 107
University Of Notre Dame NCAA 52 1 1 2 3 16 101
East Coast Fencing Club 53 2 6 3 3 12 95
Space City Fencing Academy 100 5 5 7 8 5 93
Golubitsky Fencing Center 72 3 8 11 5 4 92
SoCAL Fencing Center 77 1 2 5 7 8 88
Top 20 Epee Clubs By Ratings

This is the same as the "Largest Clubs by Ratings" except only Epee.

Name # Mbrs # Es # Ds # Cs # Bs # As Total
Alliance Fencing Academy 279 9 14 22 29 58 509
Medeo Fencing Club 201 15 12 22 24 36 381
Academy Of Fencing Masters (AFM) 325 16 12 20 19 27 311
Fencers Club Inc. 325 14 5 12 18 35 307
DC Fencers Club 223 17 12 13 17 23 263
New York Fencing Academy 163 11 11 10 13 27 250
Elite Fencing Academy (VA) 97 6 9 13 11 25 232
Elite Fencing Academy (GA) 111 9 9 14 9 22 215
Battle Born Fencing Club 105 7 7 12 14 16 193
Denver Fencing Center 152 15 12 13 13 11 185
New York Athletic Club 77 0 5 3 6 28 183
Swords Fencing Studio 75 1 1 7 16 18 178
LA International Fencing 252 9 3 8 12 18 177
Penta Olympic Fencing Club 80 8 6 9 9 18 173
Olympia Fencing Center 185 7 9 13 9 14 170
Windy City Fencing-Chicago 93 6 11 15 9 12 169
Northwest Fencing Center 176 10 8 14 12 10 166
Cavalier Fencing Club 78 5 7 11 5 17 157
Olympic Fencers Club 146 13 18 12 9 7 156
Marx Fencing Academy 115 5 11 10 8 12 149
Top 20 Saber Clubs By Ratings

This is the same as the "Largest Clubs by Ratings" except only Saber.

Name # Mbrs # Es # Ds # Cs # Bs # As Total
Manhattan Fencing Center 262 17 17 16 23 34 361
Nellya Fencers 99 10 7 10 12 19 197
Southern California Fencing Academy (SOCALFA) 100 5 6 13 11 16 180
Globus Fencing Academy 112 9 14 10 12 12 175
Bergen Fencing Club 90 8 6 12 12 13 169
Fencers Club Inc. 325 12 4 6 11 17 167
Fencing Academy Of Denver 103 9 8 13 11 10 158
Advance Fencing And Fitness Academy 91 9 5 14 8 13 158
Boston Fencing Club 159 12 7 4 6 19 157
Tim Morehouse Fencing Club 207 11 8 13 7 12 154
Premier Fencing Academy 72 7 10 7 6 13 137
Dynamo Fencing Center Inc. 151 3 9 10 10 9 136
Capital Fencing Academy 131 12 10 10 12 5 135
Nazlymov Fencing Foundation 91 6 9 11 5 10 127
Spartak 107 9 1 3 10 10 110
Oregon Fencing Alliance 91 6 4 8 5 10 108
Scarsdale Fencing Center 56 7 6 5 7 9 107
Phoenix Fencing Academy 91 10 8 2 8 8 104
Stamford Fencing Center, LLC 40 2 5 9 7 7 102
Cardinal Fencing Club 89 8 7 7 9 4 99
Division Ratings Breakdowns

Divisions broken down by Rated Fencers

Foil Epee Saber
Division Name # Mbrs As Bs Cs Ds Es As Bs Cs Ds Es As Bs Cs Ds Es
None 2405 31 44 41 29 32 38 49 59 44 41 10 18 21 20 20
New Jersey 2012 52 26 31 42 71 61 43 63 54 85 45 33 55 48 95
New England 1722 47 38 37 45 60 67 54 62 53 66 34 26 20 31 37
Southern California 1307 12 16 22 24 46 41 37 27 25 38 10 15 15 23 25
Metropolitan NYC 1177 28 19 35 33 50 52 25 23 21 26 47 35 30 21 40
Virginia 1157 9 14 30 36 38 41 32 61 49 64 6 2 14 21 28
Central California 996 39 25 19 25 28 35 38 43 29 30 5 8 7 11 15
Northern California 842 25 20 36 23 51 17 29 25 27 23 6 7 11 6 20
Georgia 823 14 9 9 6 19 18 22 31 34 43 19 17 23 23 28
Western Washington 780 5 20 18 27 29 20 29 27 30 43 1 8 12 11 18
Connecticut 758 5 12 10 11 38 10 15 18 17 33 14 7 13 16 38
North Carolina 737 7 2 14 28 33 9 13 28 26 24 6 6 14 15 19
Illinois 681 2 8 14 29 20 24 23 37 44 40 2 9 13 8 23
Gulf Coast 660 5 12 7 8 16 51 28 24 28 24 0 1 3 0 4
Philadelphia 649 6 7 17 10 31 9 10 18 21 40 1 4 11 4 18
Michigan 605 20 15 24 30 40 11 13 13 17 26 1 4 8 5 13
Long Island 585 14 11 11 10 18 13 11 12 18 33 1 8 7 7 21
Capitol 579 6 6 6 14 23 22 14 13 11 19 13 17 19 16 23
Colorado 572 3 7 12 17 24 18 30 28 20 33 11 12 17 12 17
San Diego 540 5 8 17 9 22 19 18 18 14 20 10 18 10 5 19
Orange Coast 518 12 14 20 8 17 8 5 10 5 11 15 15 12 11 11
South Texas 517 5 7 7 5 10 9 17 26 22 13 1 4 5 8 13
Central Florida 479 3 7 16 16 19 11 10 14 20 33 0 1 4 4 10
Oregon 476 3 5 4 17 21 12 13 17 12 14 11 11 14 10 29
North Texas 403 2 4 6 7 12 7 0 6 15 9 12 14 15 19 16
Arizona 397 0 1 6 6 18 5 11 17 22 22 8 6 4 9 12
Gold Coast Florida 370 10 9 7 10 7 12 10 20 9 17 3 2 9 5 7
Minnesota 357 2 2 6 10 34 5 7 12 10 12 0 1 2 6 10
Maryland 355 0 4 8 16 24 8 13 11 12 23 0 1 2 3 5
Westchester-Rockland 345 7 7 10 12 11 7 10 5 2 8 6 7 7 4 12
Mountain Valley 296 3 1 3 6 4 6 8 2 13 10 11 5 9 18 13
Indiana 296 4 2 5 10 8 2 16 21 14 19 2 2 2 6 6
St. Louis 288 3 1 4 6 18 0 3 10 12 21 0 1 0 3 18
Columbus 272 5 10 9 5 11 5 5 10 9 5 2 7 9 7 19
Western Pennsylvania 261 0 1 7 12 26 0 1 5 3 7 1 0 1 1 2
Northern Ohio 251 1 2 2 6 19 8 13 6 8 20 0 0 0 3 9
Gateway Florida 243 2 3 4 5 10 2 3 6 7 14 1 1 3 10 9
Tennessee 240 0 1 4 10 14 3 4 5 7 24 0 0 2 3 6
South Carolina 239 0 0 4 4 11 0 1 9 15 10 0 0 2 2 6
Utah-Southern Idaho 238 1 2 12 7 11 5 4 13 14 11 2 0 1 4 6
Northeast 212 0 0 3 10 18 1 2 8 11 16 0 0 0 1 2
Hudson-Berkshire 211 0 1 5 8 7 4 8 13 12 15 0 2 4 5 9
National 210 0 0 2 4 8 0 3 0 6 13 0 0 0 2 7
Nevada 189 0 0 0 0 0 17 20 13 10 8 0 0 2 3 1
Western New York 177 3 4 7 6 9 1 4 3 3 5 2 1 6 10 7
Alabama 169 2 7 7 9 6 1 2 13 10 11 0 0 1 0 0
Kentucky 162 5 7 7 3 8 0 6 7 8 10 0 0 0 1 6
Kansas 160 0 1 2 0 7 0 0 6 3 7 0 0 0 5 5
Iowa 151 0 0 0 6 15 0 1 7 6 11 0 1 0 1 7
Wisconsin 143 0 1 1 4 10 4 6 8 7 11 0 1 1 0 2
Southwest Ohio 141 4 2 8 7 8 3 3 6 6 6 0 0 1 4 6
Nebraska-South Dakota 112 0 1 3 2 7 3 3 6 4 2 0 0 5 1 3
Green Mountain 107 0 0 1 3 12 0 1 4 9 6 0 0 0 0 1
Oklahoma 105 0 0 0 0 3 2 6 7 8 5 0 0 0 0 0
Harrisburg 103 0 2 0 2 7 1 1 2 4 2 0 0 0 1 4
South Jersey 92 0 0 0 1 2 0 1 1 1 6 0 2 3 3 7
San Bernardino 92 2 0 2 3 2 1 2 2 1 4 6 0 0 1 3
Ark-La-Miss 91 0 0 0 2 11 0 0 3 0 4 1 0 0 1 2
Inland Empire 85 0 0 0 1 6 1 0 6 3 10 0 0 0 0 0
Louisiana 80 0 0 0 1 6 0 0 3 6 7 0 0 0 0 1
Border Texas 77 0 1 3 2 3 2 1 1 4 14 0 0 0 0 0
New Mexico 73 0 0 1 2 1 5 2 8 6 9 0 0 0 0 1
Central Pennsylvania 67 0 4 1 3 4 3 2 2 3 4 0 0 1 2 2
Alaska 51 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 2 0 0 0 0 1 0
Plains Texas 38 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 2 1 4 0 0 0 0 0
Northeast Pennsylvania 30 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 1 4 0 0 0 0 2
Hawaii 25 0 0 0 3 1 0 0 1 0 3 0 0 0 0 2
Wyoming 16 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 2 0 0 0 0 0
North Coast 13 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 3 0 2 0 0 0 0 0