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American Fencing Scholarships?
Universities and colleges award fencing scholarships to very talented athletes, which enables the athlete to participate in collegiate, intercollegiate matches and national championships. If you are a male or female athlete you are able to gain fencing scholarships.
When is the best time to get a fencing Scholarship?
The best time to go to the USA with a sport scholarship is right after graduation from high school or up to two years after. Only athletes ages 18 – 24 can compete within the college leagues. Any older and you will be looking at competing in the NAIA. Coaches are increasingly committing to younger athletes as this gives them the opportunity to work with the athletes for a longer period of time. It is also possible to go to the USA for one, two, three or four years, it depends on if you wish to seek a bachelor’s degree from the time you are time. We would recommend going to America as early as possible because this will give you the best chance of gaining a sports scholarship and turning professional after college.
Fencing scholarships – How good do you have to be?
Athletic fencing scholarships can be achieved if you are at the right level. For good fencing players on the level of the Division I the chances to receive a full scholarship are relatively high if you know who to contact.
In order to gain the opportunities of your profile and thus receive higher scholarship offers, it is important that you try to participate more in national tournaments in the time prior to starting U.S college, this will show college coaches that you are able to compete at a high level
In order to gain the most opportunities from your profile and thus receive higher scholarship offers, it is important that you try to participate more in national tournaments in the time prior to starting U.S College. This will show college coaches that you are able to compete at a high level. If you are competing at national level then you have a great chance of receiving a 100% sports scholarship. Coaches will also look at an athlete’s potential, it’s a vital aspect, as coaches know from experience that even moderate athletic performance can be boosted immensely with their intensive training methods. A college recruitment coach will look at a sport CV or the athlete, photographs, video and our staff advice regarding the athlete’s ability.
To find out whether you have what is takes to obtain a fencing scholarship and therefore be placed on a college team, please complete our free application form Apply Now , so the team can evaluate your potential as a possible future college athlete. If the team believes you have a chance you will be invited to join our program. A sports consultant will go through everything you need to know about the sports scholarship process.
Preparing for the NCAA Fencing Championship
Fencing training on fencing scholarships program
If you gain a fencing scholarship you will be expected to practice with the team for around 3 hours a day 5 times a week. This would consist of fencing training drills and practice.
The Fencing season
The fencing season always begins in the winter term. If you are looking to join a fencing college team you need to be signed to the college team around a year before.
Fencing National Championships
Women: NCAA I+II: March
Men: NCAA I+II: March