Founded in 1992, the Northeast Fencing Conference's mission is to support intercollegiate fencing in and around New England. The league organizes a round-robin schedule of dual meet competitions for the fencing programs at all member institutions. The member institutions are a mix of both NCAA varsity programs and student-organized club programs.

2016-2017 Schedule (click for details)

  • Nov. 19, 2016 at MIT
  • Sun. Mar 5, 2017 at Worcester Fencing Club (Tentative)
    • Annual NFC Coaches and Captains meeting 1pm to 3pm.

Tentative 2017-2018 Sechedule

  • Nov. 17, 2017 at Brown
  • Jan. 26, 2018 at Boston College
  • Feb. 9, 2018 at Smith

The Northeast Fencing Conference Teams

Conference Contact Information

Taro Yamashita, Commissioner
commissioner@nfcfencing.org

EIN: 80-0916338

New Rules for the 2016-2017 Season

Epee Wiring Rule

May 8, 2016.

The Northeast Fencing Conference will allow epees to be wired with our without the wires passing through the “tunnel” found in some brands of epee sockets. This brings the NFC consistent with the application of the rule as adopted for USA Fencing by the Fencing Officials Commission on 5 May 2016.

Notice from the Fencing Officials Commission:

http://www.fencingofficials.org/blog/2016/05/change-of-application-of-the-rules-regarding-wiring-epees/