What equipment do you need?
Beginners need athletic clothing and shoes. After the first practice, they need their own mask and glove. All other equipment will be provided for beginners.
Experienced fencers must supply all of their own equipment.
- T-shirt/athletic shirt
- athletic shoes with good traction which fit snugly
- long socks (covering lower leg completely)
- long athletic pants (fencing pants required for bouting)
Epee Mask $66
Men's Jacket $49 + Athletic Protector $15 -or-
Women's Jacket $49 + Chest Guard $31
Underarm Protector $21
Equipment Bag $40
Men's total: $235, Women's Total: $245
Epee Body Cord $16
Electric Epee $69
For practice you need one of each ($85). For formal competitions you need two of each ($170).
Electric Epee recommended configuration: [ AF Standard E. Epee w/: Pistol Grip
Grip: Visconti (typically S: children, M: most teens & adults, L: taller men)
Size: 5 (anyone 5' or taller) -or- 4 (anyone under 5' tall)
Point: FWF German +$7
Guard: AF Aluminum Light Guard
Pad: AF Plastic Pad
Socket: AF Epee Socket
Hard cover is NOT recommended.]