Membership Types

All annual membership types include these base benefits.

  • Online membership profile
  • Discounts with participating vendors
  • Secondary medical & accident insurance

You can also read our Membership Guide for more details on all of our membership options.


For members who coach, this membership has the same privileges as a competitive member and additionally receive the benefit of a professional general liability policy. Includes background screen and Safe Sport training.

Membership Includes


A Non-Competitive Membership is required to be a member of a USA Fencing Member or Affiliate Club. This membership does not allow you to compete at sanctioned events but it does permit regular practices and training sessions at a club.

Membership Includes


Our Yearly Competitive Membership is good for the USA Fencing season from August 1 through July 31. The competitive membership valid for all USA Fencing sanctioned competitions.

Membership Includes

Collegiate Competitive

College students can enjoy the same benefits of the full Competitive membership at a special discounted price. In order for this membership to be valid, you must be a member of a current USA Fencing NCAA or college club team.

Membership Includes


Our Supporting Membership is perfect for the Non-Competitive member who is still involved with USA Fencing or their local fencing community. In addition to supporting the sport, you are eligible to vote in all USA Fencing Board of Director elections.

Membership Includes


Life membership is valid for the lifetime of the member. This membership includes the same benefits as a competitive membership but is a one-time payment.

Membership Includes

Life Installment

Allows the member up to ten years of regular installment payments towards a Life Membership.

Membership Includes

Foreign Fencer

Non-US fencers with active memberships in a foreign fencing federation should select this to register for tournaments.

Membership Includes

USA Fencing has membership types for all individuals interested in fencing, whether you are an athlete, coach, volunteer or you just want to support the sport. 

Details on each membership type can be found below. 

Register for a USA Fencing Membership Today

Search or download the current membership lists.