THE club for fencing lessons in
St. Louis, Belleville, Collinsville,
Columbia, Fairview Heights,
and the entire Metro East.

About FOTC & Olympic Fencing

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Read about the Fencers of the Corn and the modern Olympic sport of fencing.


Group Classes / Individual Lessons

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All ages! Learn the skills necessary to become a good fencer: Skills Training, Strategy & Tactics, Coordination Development.


Visitors Welcome!

Group Classes:
Monday 6:00pm to 7:00pm
Wednesday 5:00pm to 6:00pm
Wednesday 6:00pm to 7:00pm

Club Practices:
Monday 7:00pm to 9:00pm
Thursday 7:00pm to 9:00pm

Classes and practices held at
Bluff Grange
8567 State Route 163
Millstadt Illinois 62260

Competitive Team

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We have the best equiped training facility in the area. We compete locally, regionally, and nationally. We work to be the best we can be but we never forget that having fun is a priority!



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We host a variety of tournaments: some small for beginners, some larger for experienced fencers.


Equipment Reviews

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Clothing and equipment suggestions and reviews.



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Purchase Fencers of the Corn merchandise from our store and help support a great group of kids!


Online Training

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Computer-based training for competitive fencers.
Online training tools are reserved for Fencers of the Corn Club members and Distance Learning members.



Yes, we absolutely do fence in a cornfield! Literally at Bluff Grange, a farmers' coop building in the corner of a cornfield on the bluffs over the Missisippi River Valley near St. Louis in Southern Illinois.

We have both recreational and competitive fencers of all ages.