The Capitol Division is the regional authority of the United States Fencing Association of which the UMD Fencing Club is a member. Its authority encompasses Washington DC, Montgomery County, and Prince George's County (where the University is located).
- Chevy Chase Fencing Club (Washington, DC)
- DC Fencers Club (Silver Spring, MD)
- National Capital Fencers Club (Washington, DC)
- National Fencing Foundation of Washington, DC
- NIH Fencing Club (Rockville, MD)
- Rockville Fencing Academy (Rockville, MD)
- University of Maryland Fencing Club/Terrapin Fencing (College Park, MD)
Note about Half-Shell
We are not permitted to represent the University outside of CRS-approved trips. Therefore, when fencers are competing outside of the team, they report their club affiliation as Terrapin Fencing.