Welcome! Penta Olympic Fencing Club, located in Fairfax, Virginia, offers fencing classes to youth and adults of all levels with distinctive training style from the head coach’s international championship experience as an Olympian and Korean National Modern Pentathlon Team coach.
The head coach, Young Chan Lee was awarded the Order of Sports Merit (Presidential Medal) by the Korean President, Lee Myung-Bak in 2009. The order recognizes distinguished service in sports, in teaching physical education, and promotion and development of physical education and sports.
Fencing is a great activity for building strength, stamina, and endurance as well as developing reasoning skills such as logic, strategy, tactics, and self-control. Fencers also learn to honor and respect one another and earn a sense of accomplishment through various competitions. Unlike many other sports, fencing is an activity that people can continue to participate in as they age.
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