News September 18, 2014 at 4:54 pm

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. ...

WEATHER

The temps have climbed and are staying above freezing, and the ice is gone. Class is a go!
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WEATHER

Hello, everyone! We're watching the weather right now to see how it progresses throughout the day. We'll let you know ASAP if anything changes in our schedule.
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Have you ever wanted to stab your best friend or throw your brother across the room? Start your new year off with a bang and come try a class. We offer a 2 hr demo class for free to let you try us out.

We teach all ages 5 and up in Olympic competitive Foil, Epee, and Saber. Our Historical Grappling, Longsword, Rapier, and Scottish Broadsword classes start at 13 and up.

We have a variety of prices to meet your budget as well. With 2 locations in Knoxville and Clinton contact us today to set up your demo lesson today!
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Working in Kid Fence on saber cutting, lunges, amd basic tactics tonight. Historic is working on rapier techniques applied to other weapons like Messer. Specifically they are looking at long weapon vs shorter weapon. ...

SCHEDULE!

We are back to normal tonight! See you soon!
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This afternoon and evening between the cooking and wrapping presents, we have been enjoying ourselves with watching The Princess Bride on SundanceTV!!

"Hello! My name is Inigo Montoya, you killed my father, prepare to die!"

Do you know your Capo Ferro? What about Agrippa? Do you want to study the Historic and Modern Masters of Fencing?
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Working on escort holds against an armed attacker. We hope everyone has merry holidays!! ...

Getting a little pre-Holiday fencing in! ...

Remember, there's NO class on Tuesday of this week, and we're closed Monday and Tuesday of next week, as well as Monday of the following week.

For those of you travelling, have safe trips! Happy Holidays!
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Continuing dagger vs unarmed opponent on Thursdays. We have sword classes M-W in Bearden 6-9 and unarmed class Thur 6-9 in Clinton. We are fantastic for that New Year's resolution and a fun way to beat holiday pounds into submission. ...

All photos taken at Yama-Con Anime-Comic Convention at the Leconte Center at Pigeon Forge. Feel free to share and tag! ...

All photos taken at Yama-Con Anime-Comic Convention at the @[138035226349966:274:Leconte Center at Pigeon Forge]. Feel free to share and tag!

Yama-Con Anime-Comic Convention has come to an end tonight. Thank you to everyone who stopped by woth awsome questions and comments for us.

Thank you to Nick and Elle, Tim and Charlie, along with Ben and all of the security staff, for a safe fantastic con.

Stay tuned in the new year for some announcements for Yama Con 2018 because we are expanding our participation.

We are eternally grateful to James Plankers, Turk Judah Underwood, Michael Huddleston, Kirkus Beeler and Rachel for coming and helping this year. We cant do this con without our students and we are so pleased to see you all step up with anything we asked of you.
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All set up for our biggest demo of the year. We are at Yama-Con Anime-Comic Convention for the next three fun filled days. Stop by and say hi! We are offering a 10 min, Learn to Sword Fight class, for $5 as a special for the convention. This includes how to attack, defend, and move with the weapon of your choice, along with a short bout against the teacher. ...

We ARE having class tonight and Tuesday! It's only Wednesday and Thursday that we're out. See you soon! ...

The last day of our workshop at Girls Inc of Oak Ridge went great! Last week, we went over basic HEMA using the Bolognese system and this week, they all got to fence with dussacks. Everyone had fun and learned a lot. ...