“I believe that fencing can do great things for children in Atlanta, but not everyone has access to the sport. My dream is to give all children the opportunity to be champions in fencing and in life.”
Founded in 2011, the Arkady Burdan Foundation is a 501(c)(3) tax-exempt foundation that enriches the physical, academic, and character development of children in need through the sport of fencing.
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.