2018 Annual Meeting: Big Things Around the Corner!

Karen MaresNews

Over 130 attended the Annual Meeting on May 18th where we conducted club business and celebrated our 17 senior class fencers. Enjoy our video tribute! Thank you to new board members Philip Barbar, Ruth Berkowitz, Sam Larsen, and Sherry Shao who will join Dick King, Dan Krogh, Bob Marx, Ajnya Pai, Michael Pickering, Laurie Shertz, and Charlene Welch as the 2018-2019 … Read More

Cody Mattern is inducted into the US Fencing Hall of Fame!

Larry CrepeauxNews

Cody Mattern started fencing at Salle Auriol, now the Northwest Fencing Center in Beaverton, Oregon. He passed up college scholarships to dedicate himself to fencing, first in Oregon and later at the Olympic Training Center in Colorado Springs where he and represented the Army’s World Class Athlete Program.

Losing a great friend and a legend

Larry CrepeauxNews

Share this Post The Northwest Fencing Center lost its founding father this week. I am sad to report that Leon Auriol passed away, but he left behind an incredible legacy for Pacific Northwest fencing. Leon came to America in 1963 and began his coaching career in the Seattle area after responding to an ad for a pentathlete fencing coach. In … Read More