An End to an Era

Sword in the Scroll founder Drew Page passed away at his home this Wednesday evening, July 27th at the age of 52. Though cancer has taken him from us all too soon his spirit will always be present in the SITS community he has created. Drew founded Sword in the Scroll Fencing Academy in 2006 […]

SITS Summer Epee Camp

SITS will be offering an Epee Camp this summer July 18-22 for intermediate fencers ages 12-16. Emphasis will be placed on solidifying basic skills while honing fencers’ innate strengths and abilities. As well as time dedicated to fostering and understanding the more intellectual aspects of the sport.  Features Daily footwork and blade work lessons Open […]

SITS Fencers Compete at ROC

Three SITS fencers, Sophia Balskus, Mila Covino and Raven Belliveau competed at the Boston Fencing Club ROC on Saturday April 9th and Sunday April 10th.  Sophia and Mila fenced in DIV2 Women’s Epee.  Mila fenced well and gained experience fencing in her first Regional Open Circuit event. Congratulations to Sophia who fought hard all day […]

SITS Fencers Compete in Junior Olympics

Congratulations to Dannan Page and Sophia Balskus who traveled to Salt Lake City, Utah this February to compete in the Junior Olympics.   This marks Sophia’s third JO competition. This year she competed in both Cadet and Junior Women’s Epee.  Dani competed in Cadet Women’s Epee. This was her first time competing in the Junior […]

SITS Remains Open

Despite rises in COVID-19, Sword in the Scroll Fencing remains open for classes and lessons. Students, coaches and spectators are asked to wear masks are all time and social distance while in the building. 04.16.2022 | Update Effective March 1st face coverings are no longer required at Sword In The Scroll Fencing Academy. 

SITS Winter Camp (canceled!)

SITS Winter Camp in December was canceled due to lack of registrations.

SITS Fencers Compete in Nutmeg State Games

Several SITS fencers competed in the 2021 Nutmeg State Games fencing tournament in Danbury on August 1. Leading all fencers were Dani, placing 3rd in Women’s Epee and Sophia, placing 5th. In the Men’s Epee event, Edward finished in 7th place and earned his C21 rating. Edward faced another SITS fencer in the table of […]

SITS Fencers Compete at 2021 National Championships

Six fencers from Sword in the Scroll Fencing competed at the 2021 National Championships in Philadelphia July 3-13. This was the largest number of fencers to represent SITS at the national level. Raven led all fencers with a 25th place finish (out of 167) in the Div2 Men’s Epee event. Congratulations to Raven, Sophia, Sparrow, […]

Schedule Change with New Covid Restrictions (Updated 7/22)

SITS has modified our class restrictions and changed the schedule. The current class schedule is as follows: Mondays Youth Class 5:50-6:30 / Epee Class 7:00-8:30 Tuesdays Adult Open Fencing 7:30-9:00 Thursdays All weapons 6:30-8:30 Saturdays Youth Class 9:00-10:00 / All Weapons 10:30-12:30 Classes no longer require advance sign up for members, however, class size will […]

SITS Reopens With Covid Restrictions

SITS has re-opened for limited class sizes. Classes are restricted to 12 students. All classes have procedures in place to keep students safe. Students must sign up for classes prior to attending. Questions can be sent by email.