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Black Hills Fencing Club offers instruction in all three Olympic-style fencing weapons: foil, epee, and sabre. Established in 2003, we are the only active fencing club in the Black Hills area, and one of the only clubs in South Dakota.
Fencing is the art, science, and practice of sword-play. BHFC specializes in Olympic-style fencing, which is the style currently competed in the modern Olympics. This form focuses on the "sport" of sword-play, so we frequently compare ourselves to other individual, physical activities (like tennis, golf, raquetball, etc.). However, there are many aspects of fencing that make it unique. Checkout our About Fencing page for more information.