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Fencing Lessons & Instruction

Lessons and Instruction in the art of fencing are available in both a group as well as privately. Many can be arranged to conveniently fit into your schedule. Dirk is very personable and extremely accommodating, so please contact him directly by email at or by phone at (928) 202 6631.

He has been involved with fencing instruction for both beginning and advanced fencers in the United States and overseas for nearly forty years, and most of his students are able to complete in tournaments within a matter of just a few months.

Fencing is fun, it is an excellent way to get in shape, and it is not expensive, so give it a try and contact Dirk right away.


Instruction involves drills in footwork and proper grip and use of the foil, strategy, and balance. Instruction can be in group format or in a private setting. Practice competition is also regularly preformed to demonstrate proper technique and the approach to competitive fencing. After just a few months of lessons, most students are already able to compete in novice tournaments. Proper equipment is always utilized for safety and comfort.
Maître d’Armes
USFA Certified Fencing Coach in all three weapons
USFA Certified Wheelchair Fencing Coach
USFA Certified Armorer


  • Académie d’Armes Internationale
  • Académie Royale d'Armes de Belgique
  • Society of American Fight Directors
  • United States Fencing Association
  • United States Fencing Coaches Association

Dirk Moonen
Phone: (928) 202 6631 


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