Nellya Fencers trains some of the best fencers in the world right here in Atlanta. Founded in 1990 by Maestro Arkady Burdan, U.S. Olympic Coach, the club has produced World Champions, Olympians and National Champions in every age group. Our fencers have won NCAA Championships and been named All-American at top colleges and universities.
Our beginner classes allow even the youngest fencer to dream of achievement at the highest level of our sport. Our program develops athletes to their fullest potential. Our gifted and inspiring coaches guide their students with discipline, imagination and respect for each athlete’s individual abilities.
Nellya Fencers’ award winning youth development program teaches kids the right way to practice and compete. Our focus is on creating young athletes who know how to work hard, make smart choices, and learn from their experiences.
In 2018, Nellya Fencers was recognized by the United States Fencing Association Club of Excellence Program for its stellar youth development.