News September 18, 2014 at 4:54 pm

Working counters to hip throws can be dangerous for the photographer. Come see all the fun in wrestling class Thursdays in Clinton or our sword shenanigans M-W in Bearden. We are open from 6-9 each day! ...

At break between lessons.. ...

Fencing class out of context. "No nose boops with the Montante!" No pics tonight because all the coaches are chasing someone so you have to come see us for the shenanigans! ...

Historical is working on defending the wall. Its a drill where foot, and hip are stuck to the padded wall and defender has to use voids or parries. Attacker has 20 sec to land as many attacks as possible.

Olympic is working on feints and counter attacks in Saber tonight. Come see the wacky games we come up with m-w 6-9 in Bearden or Thursday 6-9 in Clinton. No experience or gear required!
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Tonight in Ringen students learned the downside to winning Boop the Nose against Coach Tom while working ground game grappling. Come enjoy the fun and shenanigans Mon to Wed 6-9 in Bearden and Thurs 6-9 in Clinton. ...

Have you ever wanted to learn how to look fancy, fly and kill your friends for fun? We are working on Indes in Olympic and Historical Fencing. No experience, or gear required and your first lesson is always free! ...

Longsword is working on Feints via Zwerkhau. If you ever wanted to move a sword like a helicopter blade, come see us on Wed!

Olympic is working Competitive Foil tonight. Even our assistant coaches mess up footwork sometimes. 🙂 contact us today for your free demo lesson today!
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Tonight begins our Sidesword section for our Historical classes.

KidFence is also starting a new class this month. Beginners 9and under are now moving to Mondays to better meet scheduling needs. Tuesdays are now for advanced and Competitive students. Tuesday is also for makeups of course.

Come learn a new weapon and feel like a pirate! No experience required and all gear is provided!
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If any of our ringen students want one of these, we'll likely be ordering some soon! ...

Pre-order for US Historical Ringen Association rash guards! These will be available in short-sleeve and longsleeve versions in the following sizes and will cost $49. Small Medium Large XL XXL This initial pre-order will be open until February 16th, 2018. The order will be placed after the pre-order has closed. Rashguards will be available for pickup for those local to the Northern Virginia/DMV area, or for pickup at any USHRA events. Shipping will be available for an additional fee TBD. To order, please send your payment of $49 per rashguard (don't forget to include your name, size, and whether you would like a longsleeve or shortsleeve) via paypal to usringen@gmail.com. Please let us know if you have any questions!

Stopped by the fencing space to clean mats and pick up. Found this little guy stuck in the door. Thank you to whoever left it! Put a photo in the comments of what fencing thing you are doing today! #Neverstopfencing ...

Sorry for the late notice everyone, but it seems Coach Stephanie has come down with a cold. To avoid spreading it to anyone, we're going to call off class tonight. ...

We will use everything in the room to teach techniques! Epee is working on zone 1 and 2 hits,(bicep and shoulder) and Historical is working on cutting mechanics with fenders and strings. Schedule your free first lesson today! We are in Knoxville Mon Tues and Wed 6-9 and in Clinton Thurs 6-9. Nothing is required to start except enthusiasm! ...

Tonight Olympic is working with new foil students, our thanks to our senior student Scott for helping lead. Kid Fence is working on feint and distance control with Saber. Historic Fencing is working on Rapier and Rotella this week. Thank you, Coach Michael, for helping show the weakness of shields. Schedule your demo lesson today to come experience all the fun! ...

I, the humble picture taker, have been told I should share more of what we do nightly. Not only are we Knoxville's source for swordsmanship, but we also offer an amazing social atmosphere. Schedule an appointment for your first lesson today, come by and see us M-W 6-9 in Bearden and Thursday 6-9 in Clinton. We teach all ages and all abilities. ...

We're not sure how things look where everyone is, but here at home, and at the JCC, things are still pretty icy. No class tonight! See everyone next week! ...

WEATHER UPDATE!

The JCC has closed for the day due to the threat of snow and ice. As a result, there will be *no* class tonight, Tuesday, 1/16/18.

As always, students who regularly come Tuesdays are invited either this Wednesday or next Monday.
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WE ARE OPEN! If you have ever wanted to stab friends and loved ones come see us tonight at the AJCC 6800 Dean Hill Dr. We will be here till 9pm ...

Kid fence is continuing our critical thinking and secondary attack work. Historical is continuing our work into rapier vs other weapons. Tonight is Rapier vs Longsword. ...