Welcome To Northwest Fencing Center

NWFC will be closed the week of August 29th till September 2nd, and we will be closed for Labor Day on September 5th.

Until that time we are still on Summer Schedule. 

Once we open back up, on September 6th, NWFC will be on the NEW class structure. If you have questions about the new structure please email Louis at louis@nwfencing.org. Times for classes can be found under the classes tab.

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Cody Mattern fencing hall of fame

Cody Mattern is inducted into the US Fencing Hall of Fame!

A four‐time Senior National Epee Champion, Cody was an Olympian in Men’s Epee in 2004. His epee
team was the first men’s team to win a medal at a Senior World Championships (Silver, 2010). They
followed that up with a historic Gold at the 2012 World Championships. He was a two‐time U20 National Champion. He now coaches at the Northwest Fencing Center…Read the story

Maria Copelan

June 2016 Athlete Spotlight: Maria Copelan

Maria started fencing foil 12 years ago in San Diego to improve her health and become more physically fit. She, her husband and their four children moved to Portland just six months later. She fenced foil for four years and then switched to epee when she reached 40, the Vet age category. She loves epee because the points are clear, there is no translation of right of way through the lens of the director or anyone else. Read the full story