BWCFC Championships

2012 BWCFC Championships are being held at Bryn Mawr College on Sunday,April 22, 2012.
The tournament will be in Schwartz Gym, which is located at 241 N. Roberts Road, Bryn Mawr, PA. Check in opens at 9:00 am, and closes at 9:30. Fencing should start by 10:00 am.

For directions to the college please visit:

In terms of food and accommodations, there is UnCommon Grounds Cafe in the College’s Campus Center and many places to eat along Lancaster Avenue. Parking is available in the lot behind the Park Science Building, which you can access through the driveway on New Gulph Road. Once you park in that lot, walk down the asphalt path between the science building and the Ward Facilities building to reach the gym.

You can find a campus map here:  Schwartz is number 8 on the map.

See you there!


October Tournament on Campus

On October 16th, the Bryn Mawr College Fencing Club will be holding its third annual tournament. This is a mixed Division 3 event. If enough women are registered for the mixed event, there will be a subsequent women’s event in the afternoon at no extra charge.

Where: Bryn Mawr College School of Social Work Gym, 300 Airdale Road, Bryn Mawr, PA

When: 10/16/2011; Doors open at 7 AM, Foil starts at 8, Epee at 10:30, and Sabre at 3.

Cost: $25 for preregistration, $35 walk for walk-ins, cash preferred.

For more information or to preregister, please see our event page on askFRED:

It’s That Time of Year Again…

Need support?

The Bryn Mawr Fencing Club is selling black sports bras with “Bryn Mawr Supports Women” printed on them in yellow ink.

They are comfortable, practical, and support the Bryn Mawr Fencing Club!

If you want one, fill out the order form below and return it with 20 dollars to Carolyn Jacoby, Box C-307.

Thanks for your support!

The BMC Fencing Club is selling sports bras with “BRYN MAWR SUPPORTS WOMEN” written on them. They are black with gold lettering and cost $20.00 each. They come in small (shirt/dress size 0-4, chest size 31-33”), medium (shirt/dress size 4-8, chest size 34-36”), large (shirt/dress size 8-10, chest size 37-39), and X-large (shirt/dress size 10-12, chest size 39-41”).

NAME__________________________EMAIL ADDRESS__________________________
NUMBER OF BRAS DESIRED_________________ SIZE___________________
TOTAL AMOUNT_______________

Please return this slip with cash or check through campus mail to Carolyn Jacoby, Box C-307 by Friday, September 30th. Cash is preferable, but please make checks out to Lydia Bello with “Fencing Club Fundraiser” on the memo line.

Practice Schedule, Fall 2011

Welcome new fencers, and welcome back old fencers! I know the semester is already somewhat underway, but here is a our schedule for the semester:

Tuesdays 4:30-7
Thursdays 4:30-7

Practice is in the Graduate School of Social Work Gym. Main campus folk are meeting at Canaday Plaza at 4:15 to walk over together, and Breconites are meeting in front of Brecon at 4:20 to walk over together. We eat dinner together in the back of Haffner after practices at the long tables.

See you at practice!