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Date:
February 13, 2020
Time:
6:30 PM - 7:45 PM
Location:
Trinity Recreation Center
Address:
6040 New Design Road
Frederick, MD 21701
Cost:
$210 city / $215 non city *materials fee of $25 for glove purchase
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Fencing Basics 101

Thursday, February 13, 2020

This class will cover the history of the sword, as it relates to fencing, dueling, and the beginnings of the sport. Students will also get a basic understanding of foil, and a basic understanding of the rules. From the ? rst lesson and onward through the class, beginners will also acquire a basic understanding of proper footwork, blade work, form, and function. Students will also have the opport- unity to fence using the same style of electronic equipment used in the modern Olympic games. Fencing gear is provided for this class.