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ABOUT US

Long Island Fencing Center

Long Island Fencing Center is conveniently located in the heart of Long Island at 203 Voice Road,  in Carle Place, NY; close to all major highways.  It's about 15 minutes from Queens and  30 minutes from upstate NY and NYC.  LIRR trains are also nearby. 

 

In the neighborhood, you may find Long Island's Largest Shopping Center Roosevelt Field Mall; stores like Target, Walmart, Costco, Home Depot, Macy's, Bloomingdale's, Nordstrom, and etc; and all kinds of cuisines. There are also many choices for lodging: Courtyard by Marriott; Hampton Inn; Homewood Suites by Hilton; Springhill Suites by Marriott;  Hyatt Place; Holiday Inn; and Red Roof Plus.   Everything is within either walking distant or less than 5 minutes of driving.

The brand new 7000 SQFT facility equipped with 14 full-sized strips and the LIFC Pro Shop.  Our center offers classes for all levels and all ages.  We also offer intensive training for high school fencers.  

For inquiries, please email us at info@lifencingcenter.com, or call us at 516-882-4777.

MEET OUR COACHES

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Yeisser Ramirez

Epee Coach

A native of Cuba, Yeisser Ramirez is a US Olympian competed in the 2020 Tokyo Summer Olympics. 

As a fencer, he won the Bronze medal at the 2016 Stockholm Satellite Tournament; finished 12 in 2015 Pan America Championships; won the championship of 2013 November North American Cup; and finished top 3 in 2013 and 2012 Division 1 Men's Epee National Championships. 


Yeisser, a member of the Peter Westbrook Foundation, started coaching in 2008 and has worked with athletes in all levels.  
 

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Joseph Brajdic

Sabre Coach

 

A native of Long Island, New York, Joseph Brajdic has been active in the sport of fencing since the age of 14. He has been an active member of the republic of Croatia fencing team since he was 15 and competing in the Cadet, Junior, and Senior World championships and European championships. 

He is currently still competing as a fencer as he has aspirations and dreams of qualifying for either France 2024 olympic games or the LA 2028 olympic games. 

As a coach, he had been an assistant coach at NY Fencers Club.  Currently, besides coaching at LIFC, he is also coaching the Garden City High School Boys Varsity Fencing Team.


 

Khalil Thompson

Sabre Coach

 

Khalil Thompson is a US Olympian competed in the 2020 Tokyo Summer Olympics.  As a fencer, Khalil has won three-time national championship; and two-time member of the Senior World Team (2022, 2019)


Khalil, a member of the Peter Westbrook Foundation.  Currently, he is coaching fencers in all levels.  

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Lincoln Wang

Sabre Coach

With 20 years of fencing and 15 years of coaching experiences, coach Lincoln had captured numerous titles at the China National Collegiate Athletic Association Championship.  Additionally, he had also won silver medal in the provincial tournament and was recognized as a certified national class athlete in Saber.


With a background in psychology and social work, he quickly identifies methods to maintain students' interest and devises suitable progress plans. His approach is tailored to the individual needs of each student, ensuring steady and enjoyable progress.


Beyond his coaching achievements, Coach Lincoln is a respected figure in the fencing
community, serving as an invited Saber commentator for Science Fencing specials. He is
also a USA Fencing certified referee.

DIRECTIONS

ADDRESS

203 VOICE RD

CARLE PLACE, NY 11514

CENTER HOURS

Monday

Tuesday

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Saturday

Sunday

6:00PM - 9:00PM

5:00PM - 8:00PM

6:00PM - 9:00PM

5:00PM - 8:00PM

5:00PM - 9:00PM

10:00AM - 1:00PM

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