Frequently Asked Questions

Welcome and thank you for your interest in joining the Bronzeville Fencing Academy!

My registration is "Pending". What does that mean?

  • All program registrations are considered “Pending” until we receive the registration fees. Your registration status will be marked “Confirmed” once the process has been completed.

My registration confirmation says "Wait-List". What does that mean?

  • When we have reached capacity for pre-registrations, we only accept applicants on a wait-list basis. Once all confirmed application have been processed and if capacity has not been met, then we can accept wait-listed applicants on a first-come-first-serve basis. Wait-listed applicants should not come to classes without prior notification from the Academy.

How much does the program cost?

  • The one-time enrollment fee is $175 for each ten (10) week session.

What equipment will the participant need?

  • The Academy provides equipment (jackets, masks, gloves, and weapons).

What happens in a typical class?

  • Classes include but are not limited to agility games, exercises, skill-building, and fencing bouts.

Non-Member Fees

  • First visit complimentary with personal equipment.

  • Floor Fee $25.

  • Equipment Rental $20.

  • Drop-in packages available.

  • A USA Fencing trial membership waiver is required prior to participation.

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