Fencing gives all athletes a great exercise experience! The main goal of fencing is to develop and improve balance, coordination and focus, benefiting the athlete both physically and mentally. Students will be introduced to techniques and strategies in different fencing situations based on their confidence regardless of level or experience. Fencers will learn proper footwork and blade work based on the Italian Fencing School method, recognized worldwide as safe, efficient and elegant. Fencing is a great activity for all ages, youth and adult alike. All the participants will use fencing jackets, masks, gloves and swords (foil). Classes will be organized by level: Beginner Level 1 and Level 2 based on experience, knowledge and confidence in fencing and Adult/Competitive.
COVID PROTOCOL: Participants will enter and exit using Schantz Avenue side door using proper social distancing. Masks required when entering and exiting the building. Parents/siblings are not allowed to wait inside the OCC during class.