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
Fencers Club Inc. 311 41 23 28 35 68
Academy Of Fencing Masters (AFM) 309 16 15 16 18 23
Fencing Academy of Philadelphia 295 37 12 15 8 5
Alliance Fencing Academy 271 13 14 20 28 56
Salle Auriol Seattle 271 38 24 19 17 7
LA International Fencing 241 17 11 20 22 28
Manhattan Fencing Center 234 19 20 13 23 35
DC Fencers Club 221 22 14 20 20 24
Rain City Fencing Center 217 23 15 22 16 1
Tim Morehouse Fencing Club 200 11 7 13 7 11
Medeo Fencing Club 198 28 16 18 26 35
Elite Fencing Academy (VA) 195 18 23 20 17 42
Olympia Fencing Center 184 10 6 12 10 15
Renaissance Fencing Club 173 19 13 9 11 18
Northwest Fencing Center 171 24 19 18 15 14
New York Fencing Academy 164 14 10 8 14 26
Silicon Valley Fencing Center 163 6 12 11 14 27
Nova Fencing Club 162 19 17 7 6 3
Denver Fencing Center 156 26 23 29 15 10
Boston Fencing Club 155 22 20 11 7 20
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. 311 41 23 28 35 68 651
Alliance Fencing Academy 271 13 14 20 28 56 493
Elite Fencing Academy (VA) 195 18 23 20 17 42 402
Medeo Fencing Club 198 28 16 18 26 35 393
Manhattan Fencing Center 234 19 20 13 23 35 365
LA International Fencing 241 17 11 20 22 28 327
DC Fencers Club 221 22 14 20 20 24 310
New York Athletic Club 72 2 7 6 11 41 283
Academy Of Fencing Masters (AFM) 309 16 15 16 18 23 281
Denver Fencing Center 156 26 23 29 15 10 269
Silicon Valley Fencing Center 163 6 12 11 14 27 254
Salle Auriol Seattle 271 38 24 19 17 7 246
Northwest Fencing Center 171 24 19 18 15 14 246
New York Fencing Academy 164 14 10 8 14 26 244
University Of Notre Dame NCAA 50 1 3 5 7 37 235
Boston Fencing Club 155 22 20 11 7 20 223
Massialas Foundation (M Team) 110 10 8 21 6 20 213
Renaissance Fencing Club 173 19 13 9 11 18 206
Star Fencing Academy 153 9 6 13 12 19 203
Gutkovskiy Fencing Academy 92 9 6 15 9 19 197
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 163 6 10 10 14 27 247
Massialas Foundation (M Team) 110 10 7 21 6 20 211
Star Fencing Academy 153 7 6 13 12 19 201
Fencers Club Inc. 311 16 15 10 10 16 196
Gutkovskiy Fencing Academy 92 8 5 15 9 19 194
Moe Fencing Club LLC 86 11 10 16 10 9 164
LA International Fencing 241 10 6 13 10 12 161
Renaissance Fencing Club 173 11 11 2 8 17 156
V Fencing Club 64 8 4 7 4 14 123
Tim Morehouse Fencing Club (Port Chester) 107 8 5 7 7 11 122
Bluegrass Fencers' Club 67 4 4 9 8 10 121
Rain City Fencing Center 217 16 11 13 9 1 118
AIC Fencing Club 78 3 7 7 8 9 115
Masters Fencing Club 59 4 4 3 10 10 111
Epic Fencing Club 57 4 2 3 5 14 107
University Of Notre Dame NCAA 50 1 1 2 2 16 97
Golubitsky Fencing Center 77 2 11 8 6 4 92
East Coast Fencing Club 51 4 4 2 4 11 89
Space City Fencing Academy 92 4 4 7 7 5 86
Top Fencing Club 56 1 7 2 2 11 84
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 271 8 14 20 28 56 488
Elite Fencing Academy (VA) 195 15 21 20 15 42 387
Medeo Fencing Club 198 17 13 18 24 35 368
Fencers Club Inc. 311 13 4 11 15 35 289
Academy Of Fencing Masters (AFM) 309 15 15 15 18 23 277
DC Fencers Club 221 17 13 14 17 23 268
New York Fencing Academy 164 14 8 8 14 26 240
Battle Born Fencing Club 105 8 7 14 12 15 187
Denver Fencing Center 156 14 13 15 12 10 183
Swords Fencing Studio 71 2 1 5 15 19 174
Olympia Fencing Center 184 10 6 12 10 15 173
Penta Olympic Fencing Club 84 6 7 9 9 18 173
New York Athletic Club 72 0 4 3 4 27 168
Northwest Fencing Center 171 11 7 14 12 10 165
LA International Fencing 241 7 4 7 12 16 164
Windy City Fencing-Chicago 93 8 12 13 9 11 162
Olympic Fencers Club 143 13 16 11 9 7 149
East Bay Fencers Gym 82 6 8 12 13 6 140
Cavalier Fencing Club 78 6 8 9 3 15 136
Marx Fencing Academy 106 3 10 8 9 10 133
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 234 14 17 12 20 31 319
Bergen Fencing Club 100 7 8 12 16 14 193
Nellya Fencers 98 9 7 11 12 17 189
Southern California Fencing Academy (SOCALFA) 96 5 6 13 10 15 171
Fencers Club Inc. 311 12 4 7 10 17 166
Globus Fencing Academy 109 8 15 9 13 9 162
Fencing Academy Of Denver 101 8 10 14 9 9 151
Advance Fencing And Fitness Academy 89 7 7 10 8 13 148
Boston Fencing Club 155 11 7 5 5 17 145
Tim Morehouse Fencing Club 200 8 7 13 6 11 140
Dynamo Fencing Center Inc. 153 4 9 10 8 9 129
Premier Fencing Academy 72 8 11 5 6 12 129
Capital Fencing Academy 127 12 6 10 13 4 126
Nazlymov Fencing Foundation 87 6 9 12 4 10 126
Oregon Fencing Alliance 85 6 4 9 5 9 106
Stamford Fencing Center, LLC 41 3 6 8 7 7 102
Spartak 103 8 1 4 8 9 99
Phoenix Fencing Academy 91 11 7 2 7 7 94
Scarsdale Fencing Center 53 6 5 5 7 7 94
Cardinal Fencing Club 91 8 8 7 7 4 93
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 2390 22 32 40 28 31 34 42 59 45 42 10 15 19 17 19
New Jersey 1943 53 23 31 39 70 57 44 55 52 73 41 35 47 48 91
New England 1657 43 33 41 39 57 61 51 57 47 68 34 21 21 29 36
Southern California 1281 11 18 20 27 42 39 34 26 26 35 10 13 12 22 22
Metropolitan NYC 1112 26 17 32 31 48 54 22 16 17 26 46 32 28 20 35
Virginia 1111 9 13 32 34 38 41 31 55 51 59 6 2 12 21 27
Central California 951 34 27 18 23 24 32 39 36 34 28 4 8 7 12 14
Northern California 801 25 19 33 22 48 16 27 26 25 23 5 5 11 7 16
Georgia 796 15 9 9 6 17 18 21 29 32 39 18 18 22 25 27
Western Washington 721 5 17 18 23 28 19 27 28 27 40 1 7 13 9 18
Connecticut 711 5 13 8 11 34 11 14 17 17 28 14 6 10 18 30
North Carolina 691 6 3 14 26 34 8 14 30 26 22 6 7 13 16 15
Illinois 679 2 9 13 27 19 20 24 32 47 41 2 8 13 9 20
Gulf Coast 641 5 9 8 6 15 48 27 23 24 24 0 1 3 0 4
Philadelphia 634 6 6 16 11 27 7 9 18 18 41 0 4 11 4 18
Michigan 592 21 15 22 27 38 11 13 13 16 24 1 4 7 3 14
Long Island 569 14 10 8 10 18 11 7 13 15 30 1 8 6 7 19
Capitol 568 4 8 6 14 21 22 13 13 10 19 12 17 20 14 21
Colorado 559 3 6 13 15 22 16 29 31 18 30 10 10 17 14 16
San Diego 523 5 5 18 9 22 19 17 16 13 19 11 16 13 4 18
Orange Coast 508 10 13 20 10 16 7 5 9 5 11 15 12 13 13 15
South Texas 506 5 7 6 5 9 9 16 24 20 16 1 4 4 6 14
Oregon 462 3 4 5 17 21 12 13 17 11 14 8 13 15 10 27
Central Florida 452 3 5 13 19 17 8 11 14 19 32 0 1 5 3 10
North Texas 403 2 3 5 8 10 7 0 6 15 9 9 15 14 20 15
Arizona 374 0 1 6 6 16 5 11 15 21 20 7 6 4 8 13
Gold Coast Florida 351 10 9 6 10 8 11 9 19 11 14 3 1 9 4 5
Maryland 341 0 4 7 16 24 8 13 10 12 23 0 1 2 3 6
Minnesota 333 2 1 5 9 31 3 8 9 12 14 0 1 2 5 9
Westchester-Rockland 328 7 7 10 11 10 7 9 4 2 5 4 6 8 3 12
Mountain Valley 292 2 2 3 6 4 6 6 4 12 10 11 4 7 18 12
Indiana 285 4 2 6 8 8 2 16 20 12 17 1 2 3 7 6
St. Louis 278 3 1 4 6 17 0 3 10 12 21 0 1 0 3 17
Columbus 261 5 8 10 6 11 4 6 9 8 7 2 5 11 7 18
Western Pennsylvania 259 0 1 7 11 26 0 1 5 3 7 0 1 1 1 1
Northern Ohio 249 0 2 3 6 17 8 12 6 9 19 0 0 0 3 8
Tennessee 237 0 1 4 10 13 3 3 7 5 22 0 0 2 3 5
South Carolina 234 0 0 4 4 11 0 1 9 13 11 0 0 1 2 6
Utah-Southern Idaho 228 1 2 11 7 12 5 4 12 14 10 2 0 1 4 6
Gateway Florida 214 2 3 4 5 10 2 3 6 7 13 1 1 3 10 8
National 212 0 0 2 4 8 1 2 0 6 13 0 0 0 2 7
Northeast 208 0 0 2 10 15 1 2 9 9 16 0 0 0 1 2
Hudson-Berkshire 193 0 1 5 7 6 2 8 13 10 15 0 1 2 6 9
Nevada 188 0 0 0 0 0 17 18 15 10 8 0 0 2 3 1
Western New York 175 3 4 6 6 9 1 3 3 4 5 2 1 8 10 6
Alabama 171 3 7 7 8 6 1 3 10 12 11 0 0 1 0 0
Kentucky 157 5 6 6 2 8 0 5 4 8 8 0 0 0 1 5
Iowa 149 0 0 0 6 13 0 1 7 5 12 0 1 0 1 7
Kansas 146 0 1 2 0 7 0 0 6 2 5 0 0 0 4 5
Wisconsin 134 0 2 1 4 10 4 6 8 8 7 0 1 0 1 2
Southwest Ohio 134 4 2 7 6 6 3 2 5 6 4 0 0 1 4 5
Nebraska-South Dakota 109 0 2 3 2 7 2 4 6 5 1 0 0 5 1 4
Green Mountain 104 0 0 1 3 9 0 1 4 8 6 0 0 0 0 1
Oklahoma 100 0 0 0 0 3 3 6 7 8 4 0 0 0 0 0
San Bernardino 93 1 0 2 2 0 1 2 0 1 3 6 0 1 1 2
South Jersey 91 0 0 0 1 2 0 1 1 1 6 0 2 5 3 6
Harrisburg 91 0 1 0 2 5 1 1 2 3 2 0 0 0 1 3
Ark-La-Miss 89 0 0 0 2 10 0 0 3 0 3 1 0 0 0 2
Inland Empire 77 0 0 0 1 5 1 1 7 3 9 0 0 0 0 0
Louisiana 77 0 0 0 1 6 0 0 3 6 7 0 0 0 0 1
Border Texas 74 0 1 3 2 4 2 1 1 5 14 0 0 0 0 0
New Mexico 72 0 0 1 2 1 5 2 7 6 8 0 0 0 0 1
Central Pennsylvania 67 0 4 1 3 4 3 2 2 3 4 0 0 1 1 2
Alaska 49 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 2 0 0 0 0 1 0
Plains Texas 37 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 2 1 2 0 0 0 0 0
Northeast Pennsylvania 28 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 4 0 0 0 0 2
Hawaii 23 0 0 0 3 1 0 0 1 0 2 0 0 0 0 2
Wyoming 15 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 4 0 2 0 0 0 0 0