Upcoming Events

July 21-25

TRNG: CFA Summer Camp (CFA)

August 4-8

TRNG: CFA Summer Camp (CFA)

August 5-8

TRNG: Queen’s University Fencing Camp (QFC)

August 11

TRNG: CFA Summer Camp (CFA)

August 11-15

TRNG: TFC Summer HP Training Camp (TFC)

TRNG: Summer Camp Musketeers (SWP)

TRNG: Learn to Fence Day Camp (AJX)

TRNG: Intermediate Advanced Fencing Camp (AJX)

August 16

JFF: Epeedemic (TFC)

August 16-117

TRNG: Referee Development Workshop (West)

August 18-22

TRNG: CFA Summer Camp (CFA)

TRNG: RMCC Pirate Camp (RMC)

TRNG: TFC Summer Camp for Beginners/Intermediates (TFC)

August 25

TRNG: CFA Summer Camp (CFA)

August 25-29

TRNG: MYF Competitive Fencing Camp (MYF)

TRNG: 10th Annual Ottawa Fencing HP Camp (RA)

August 30

JFF: Foiling Around (RYE)

August 27-31

TRNG: RMCC HP Fencing Camp (RMC)

September 6-7

OPN: Toronto Open (TFC)

October 4-5

VET: K-town Vet Challenge (KIN)

The Ontario Fencing Association

 

The Ontario Fencing Association is the Provincial governing body for fencing and  is mandated by the Government of Ontario through the Ministry of Health Promotion, to represent all aspects of the Sport of Fencing in Ontario. Click here to find out more about our organization.

Membership

Membership format will be different for the 2014-2015 year.  Please stay tuned for updates as they become available!

Thursday
Jul172014

Call for Armoury Volunteers at the Toronto 2015 Pan Am Games!

The Toronto 2015 Pan Am Fencing Committee is looking for 2 volunteers to work in the armoury. This is a great opportunity to work and learn from Denis Martel our National Armourer. You will also get a chance to meet the best fencers from the Americas!

Experience preferred but full training will be provided. If interested please contact John Makela. All of the other positions have now been filled. Thany you to everyone who came forward.

Friday
Jul112014

OFA Referee Development Workshop: August 16-17, 2014

The next OFA Referee development workshop will be held in the GTA on the weekend of August 16-17, 2014.  Specific location and details to follow as they become available.  Interested individuals should contact Thomas Nguyen.  Space is limited, so please sign up early!

Tuesday
Jun242014

Call for Ontario Summer Games Coach/Managers

The 2014 Ontario Summer Games will be held in Windsor Ontario on Aug 7 to 10. We require three coach/managers (C/Ms) to supervise and support the athletes. This is a volunteer position with a small 

  • registration and settling into rooms
  • clothing distribution
  • escorting fencers to meals and on site travel
  • possibly escorting fencers to polyclinic for medical care
  • monitoring behavior of fencers off the piste
  • room checks and curfews
  • be willing to advocate for all athletes in competition  in the absence of their personal coaches
  • enforce OFA Athlete Code of Conduct and follow Coaches Code of Conduct

Candidates  to be considered for these positions will:

  • demonstrate Major Games or group camp experience
  •  have any level of  NCCP     

To apply: send an email prior to June 30th outlining your qualifications and why we would like to have you with us at the Games. What special quality do you bring to the position? Be prepared to submit two letters of reference from non-family, non-club members if selected.

A selection committee consisting of the Executive Director, the  OSG Program Manager and the OFA President will review all candidates  and make a decision by  July 3, 2014.

Monday
Jun232014

Summer Camps Page!

We’ve added a Summer Camps Page to our website!!!  Please follow the CAMPS link on the MENU bar for more information!

If you would like to post your camp information on the OFA website and have your camp dates added to the Upcoming Events list, please contact Kristina Han.

Sunday
Jun152014

The Pan-Am Organising Team is still looking for volunteers. This promises to be a great experience. Please sign up now. 

The TORONTO 2015 Pan Am/Parapan Am Games will be the largest international multi-sport Games ever held in Canada, with a geographical footprint stretching from Welland to Oshawa to Minden Hills, Ontario. John Makela is volunteering with TO2015, the Games Organizing Committee, to help identify specialized field-of-play volunteers in Fencing and wants to know if you would like to become a Games-time volunteer.

Interested? Find more information here.

Volunteers will be expected to be available for the Test Event in February 2015.  Selected volunteers will also be expected to be available for the fencing event of the Modern Pentathlon event at the Pan Am Games.