Fencing in the Schools is coming to NEWARK, NJ!!! We raised $12,000+ dollars on Nov 11th at the Funding Networks USA Kick-Off event at the Center For Social Innovation! Thank you to everyone donated and to the FITS team for all their hard work!
The school will receive an assembly from one of our FITS Olympic Athlete ambassadors, training for the PE teachers, fencing equipment and a Sabra Snacks package for all of the students! One of her children fences at Dunwoody Fencing Club under coach…
For the whole month of October enter to win a Fencing Program for your school! Sabra Hummus will be awarding one lucky school with a Fencing In The Schools Introductory Program.
The Academy Charter School will host Olympic Silver Medalist and Teach For America alum Tim Morehouse along with London Olympian Jeff Spear to kick off the school’s participation in the Fencing in the Schools program. The Academy is one of four Idaho schools participating in the program including Pocatello Community Charter School and Holy Spirit Catholic School that will be offering fencing to its students this school year.
Rigby Middle School will host Olympic Silver Medalist and Teach For America alum Tim Morehouse along with London Olympian Jeff Spear to kick off the school’s participation in Fencing in the Schools program.
Tim Morehouse and 2013 World Champion Miles Chamley-Watson returned from an eventful trip in Idaho & Utah where they helped to launch two new programs in Pocatello, Idaho. Hosted by the Utah Swords Academy, kids who never fenced before had the chance to challenge an Olympian.
Dear Friends, It is with great excitement that I report to you on the successful first year of programs for Fencing in the Schools! Our goal is to get 1 million children fencing by 2023 to fight childhood obesity, instill the Olympic ideals and support students’ educational progress and we’re on our way with 1500 […]
Join us for our first ever Kids Kits Tournament! Come for the chance to fence an Olympian with our specially designed fencing equipment. All proceeds go to supporting Fencing in the Schools and its school fencing programs. Register at ASKFred.net: http://askfred.net/Events/moreInfo.php?tournament_id=22384
Tim Morehouse is spreading the word to youngsters: If you learn to parry challenges, play to your strengths and aim high, you can find success in whatever endeavor you choose. The USA Fencing stalwart, a member of three U.S. Olympic Teams (Athens 2004, Beijing 2008 and London 2012) and an Athlete Ambassador for the U.S. […]
Dear Friends, It is with great excitement that I share with you the launch of the Fencing-in-the-Schools website! (www.fencingintheschools.org) I invite you to look around and learn more about our programs and our plans for the future. As you can see from our “BIG GOAL,” we plan to get one million children fencing in […]