To develop and improve Olympic style fencing skills. To learn more about fencing, visit the United States Fencing Association website at http://www.usfencing.org/usfa/. Visit the ISU Fencing Club website at http://www.fencing.stuorg.iastate.edu/.
This organization has no affiliations.
Constitution / Tier
||Any current ISU students or faculty
||Any current ISU students
||Be in good standing with the university
||Current ISU students or faculty.
||Mondays, Wednesdays, and Fridays from 7:00pm to 9:00pm in 3430 Beyer Hall. Bring clothes you can move around in and tennis shoes.
Description of Regular Meetings/Activities
|Fencing club meets Monday, Wednesday, and Friday from 7pm-9pm. Practice breaks down as follows:
Mondays are for non-competitive practice, with half of the practice spent working on the basics of fencing, and the other half open fencing. Wednesdays are for competitive practice, where the entire time is spent working on more advanced techniques and fencing methods. Fridays are open bouting, however, emphasis is put on practicing bouting in tournament style.
Description of Special Events
|We host a few tournaments during the year. One in the spring, one in the winter, and another in the fall. More details will be posted as final dates are decided on.