Join NWFC Coaches Cody & Michael for 2.5 days of unique training and fencing designed specifically for adult fencers!

Adult Epee Clinic: May 31 - June 2 2019

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NWFC’S Adult Epee Camp started a new tradition in 2018 when the US Men’s National Epee Team came to share their tips and fencing philosophies with the participants at the camp. They are coming back for 2019! This is an intense and exciting camp organized for maximum benefit and social interaction in a way for which we've become famous.

Come join World Champion and Olympian Cody Mattern, Coach Michael McTigue and the National Epee Team for a weekend you won’t forget.

Please Note: This camp is for fencers 21 and over ONLY. Training will begin on Saturday, however clinic registration INCLUDES Friday Night Fight AND Thursday night Comp training starting at 6:30pm.


Friday Night: Open Epee Tournament (Preregister at

9:00 Doors open
10:00 Training
12:00 Lunch/Lessons/Massage
2:00 Training
4:00 Open Bouting/Lessons/Massage
7:00 Dinner (Saturday Only)

Payment and Deadlines:

    Priority March 31 $250*
    Regular April 30 $300*
    Late May 16 $400
    Petition May 30 $500
    Single Day Requests May 16 $195 per day.

    Questions? See our Camp and Clinic Policies page for more information on fees, registration deadlines, our cancellation policy, youth hosting, partner hotels and area information.

Clinic Coaches

Cody Mattern – Lead Epee Coach
Cody was a member of the 2004 Men’s Epee Olympic team. He was a member of the US Team that took silver at the 2010 World Championships, and a member of the US Team that won the 2012 World Championships.

Michael McTigue – Assistant Epee Coach
Coach McTigue began his fencing career under the supervision of Hungarian Maestro Csaba Elthes. Later he studied under renowned Russian epee Maestro Albert Chikayev, trainer of multiple world and Olympic champions. He was Michael’s mentor and developed him into a coach as well as a championship winning veteran epee fencer. Coach McTigue was Head Coach of the Montclair High School Fencing Team for 12 years.