What You Will Learn In Beginning Fencing
Each class will start with a warm up and stretch to help improve conditioning and flexibility. Warming up and stretching is important to help prevent injuries in any sport.
You will learn the basic rules of fencing as well as safety rules and the importance of protective gear.
Beginners will develop a basic vocabulary and learn the movements of fencing. The different weapons and history of fencing are explored. Skills are introduced and practiced with rotating partners. When beginners are ready they will bout with other students. All instruction is under the supervision of accredited instructors. Bouting will also teach the scoring of fencing competition.
What People Are Saying
Quotes from students:
“The class is fun and you learn a lot.”
“I like to fence because it's fun and athletic.”
“Fencing is physically and mentally engaging and fun!”
“I have been impressed with the instruction.”
Quotes from parents:
“The class is well run and there is attention to detail.”
“My child loves it and the instructors are awesome.”
“I love how it helps with agility.”
“My son tried lots of sports and fencing was the best for him.”