PORT PLAZA – LOWER LEVEL
8 HAVEN AVENUE (near Main Street)
PORT WASHINGTON, NY 11050
Call (516) 472-7042
1 YEAR OF MEMBERSHIP FREE WITH INTRODUCTORY LESSONS
For a limited time, NYFA-LI is offering 1 year of membership for free when you start your introductory lessons! That includes full member benefits such as discounts on camps, classes, lessons, bouting, a free club t-shirt, and more. When this offer expires, our standard new student package includes 9 weeks (1 session) of free membership, so contact us today to get started.
We’re currently open Tuesdays, Wednesdays, Saturdays, Sundays for lessons & classes. Visitors are welcome – just call first to make sure it’s a good time to stop by. As membership continues to grow, the class schedule will expand and regular hours will be Mondays-Fridays: 4 pm-9 pm , Saturdays: 9 am-6 pm, Sundays by appt: 9 am-6 pm.
Anyone age 6 & up can begin fencing with our Introductory Packages. We provide all necessary equipment to get started.
Wednesdays, 6:00 pm-7:30 pm for mixed levels. Students may join the class after completing their Introductory Lessons, or if you have prior fencing experience, then you may join the class after 1 private lesson so your coach can assess your skill level. A Saturday class is also being planned.
OPEN BOUTING WEDNESDAYS – FREE THROUGH JUNE!
All competitive fencers are invited to join our bouting sessions Wednesdays from 6-7:30 pm through June for free! Boost your training for Nationals and stay sharp during high school & college off-seasons. Fence SYC & NAC champions & World Team members! Bring your gear and friends and come for fun and valuable practice. 6 months min. experience, youth to adult.
NYFA has been named Fencing Club of the Year for two years in a row and ranked #1 in in youth epee per National Fencing Club Rankings. Long Island & Brooklyn students are members of the same great team with world-class training from our dedicated and accomplished coaches. All members receive the same membership benefits, and are welcome to fence together at bouting practices in both locations, at our day camps, and at our popular sleep-away summer camps. They can also do make-ups at either club.
HIGH SCHOOL FENCING
Head coach Misha Mokretsov has been training Long Island fencers for years, including Nassau County Champions, Skyler Chin and Bennett Cohen. With a club in Port Washington, we are committed to working with high school teams to help produce many more champions. Call to discuss what we can offer to your squads.
NYFA-LI LOCATION / DIRECTIONS
NYFA-LI is situated on the north shore of Nassau County, across the street from the Port Washington LIRR station at 8 Haven Avenue near Main Street in Port Plaza on the lower level. By train, we’re just minutes from Great Neck and Manhasset, as well as easy rides in from Queens and Manhattan. By car, it’s 10 minutes north of the LIE exit 36. Click here for a parking map.
Our state-of-the-art fencing gym has 5 electric strips (can expand as the club grows), overhead scoring machines, cushioned fencing floors, targets, air conditioning, heating, lockers, changing rooms, equipment, and extra room for kids classes and conditioning. Parents can watch the action from the club spectator area or check out the fitness gym in the same building for their own workout while the kids fence.
RIBBON-CUTTING ON WEDNESDAY, APRIL 18TH
Thanks to the Port Washington Chamber of Commerce and everyone for attending our ribbon-cutting!