Thank you for being a member of the BFC family! Hopefully, all online information you need is provided below. Please let us know if there is something you have a question about and/or you think we should add to the page. As an Alabama Non-profit, our mission is to provide you with the best opportunity to fence and have a great time doing it!


Periodically, we have to keep our records up to date with your latest information. We’ve tried to make this process as effortless as we can and at your convenience. Please follow the links below to submit membership forms online or ask for paper copies at the club office.

BFC Membership Form Submission

USFA (United States Fencing Associate) Membership Portal

Fencing Club Sportswear and Uniform

New club jackets are available. See Meg in the office to place an order.

Payment via PayPal

In our ongoing effort to serve members with as much flexibility as possible, you can now pay your tuition via PayPal.

BFC (local) Tournament Information and Schedule

Visit our tournaments page for more information about how to compete, useful links, and upcoming events in Birmingham.

Private Lessons

We offer private lessons in order to help your fencers focus, develop skills outside the classes and advance more quickly.  Private lessons are optional and available to all fencers. Ask your individual coaches about scheduling. 

$40 – Head Coaches Wang and Sun

$30 – Assistant Coaches Luona Wang and Rylan Delap

$25 – Assistant Coaches Fred Grindle, Troy Arias, and Matt Neu

Competitive Fencing Basics & Traveling to Tournaments

Some of the most helpful information we can offer is the knowledge gained and shared by our fencers and their families.  For those members who travel to regional and national tournaments – please download our guides covering many aspects of tournament planning.   Tips include: where to book your hotel, when to arrive at the venue, spare equipment you will need, how to check-in at tournament & much more.