Sports

Fencing Program

THE FENCERS ACADEMY


Engarde! This 6-week class offers an excellent introduction to the Olympic sport of fencing for both beginners and advanced fencers. Often called “physical chess,” fencing is a safe and fun activity that hones both the body and the mind. Receive expert training from former National Egyptian Coach Hossam Hassan.  He currently holds certifications from the International Olympic Committee and the French Fencing Federation.  Training will include stretching, drills, supervised fencing bouts, games and other fun activities. Participants will learn footwork techniques, blade work, elements of distance and timing, and be introduced to the three weapons. Wear loose, comfortable clothes, long pants and athletic shoes. All other equipment will be provided.  Minimum 4/Maximum 20

​NEW COVID-19 PROCEDURES

All participants and coaches will be required to wear a mask upon entering the building.  All participants and coaches will have their temperature checked and be screened for COVID-19 Symptoms and Exposure prior to going downstairs to the gym area.  Participants will be allowed to take their masks off once they are downstairs on gym floor.  All equipment given out to participants will be cleaned/sanitized before and after use.  Spectators are not allowed for youth sports at this time.  Parents will need to drop their child off downstairs at the gym court and pick back up after the clinic has ended.

Cost: $75/Member; $79/Resident; $90/Non-Resident
Ages: 5 - Adults
Days: Saturday
Time: 10 – 11 a.m. 
Session: #4522 September 12 – October 17
#4523 November 7 – December 19 (No Class 11/28)
Instructor: Hossam Hassan
Location: The Lodge Gymnasium, Court 2

Click here to register online for this program