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2017 Summer Youth Intensive Class

posted Mar 23, 2017, 6:02 AM by Taro Yamashita   [ updated Mar 23, 2017, 6:02 AM ]

Registration is now open for the 20176 Summer Youth (ages 10-13) Intensive Class for foil and epee fencers. This course will present an overall arc of tactics used in competitive fencing. Along with the presentation and practice of tactical arc, students will have opportunities for skills development, conditioning, understanding of the rules, and practice both fencing and officiating.

Schedule:

  • Monday August 21, 2017 through Friday August 25, 2017.

  • 9:00am to 12:30pm daily.

    • Doors to the club will open at 8:30am

    • Pick up by 1:00pm

Min/Max Registration:

  • 4 fencers per weapon (foil, epee), and 16 total fencers. If fewer than four fencers in one weapon, that weapon will be canceled.

  • Total class size limit (foil and epee fencers combined) is 16.

Prerequisites:

  • Students in this class must have some prior experience in fencing. We recommend at least one season of experience. Please contact Taro@RiversideFencingClub.com if you are not sure if this would be appropriate for your child.

  • Students must have current USA Fencing membership.

Course fees:

  • Full session: $200.00. As this is intended to be a cohesive class, students are encouraged to attend all days.

  • Family discounts:

    • Two family members: $350.00 total (save $50.00)

    • Three or more family members: $450.00 (save at least $150.00!)

Students should plan to bring:

  • Attire as if fencing at club normally

  • Spare dry t-shirt to change into at end of class

  • Water bottle and snacks, if needed.

  • Positive attitude.