Youth Fencing

Winter 2023 Registration opens November 15.

This youth fencing program is being offered in partnership with Epic Fencing Club of Calgary. Fencing is very popular and fast becoming the new alternative sport to help improve fitness, coordination, agility, speed and strength. The fencing program is created by Epic Fencing Club’s head coach, Peter Drevenka. Peter has been fencing since he was 8 years old. His coaching experience covers 15 years in Hungary and Canada. His students won many local, provincial, national and western championships in Canada and Hungary over the past 15 years. Under Peter’s guidance and supervision, you will have the unique opportunity to learn from one of Alberta’s most successful fencing coaches.

The sport of fencing is a challenge both physically and tactically between two opponents. On this fencing course you will learn an elegant, prestigious, modern and safe combat sport. The demand for instant analysis, concentration and self-control of mind and muscles is the key for success. Epic’s coaching staff ensures that the meticulously selected games, exercises give you a lot of fun and the fundamentals as well in case you want to advance in fencing.

· Fun games
· Correct coordination of hands and feet
· Essential foot and blade work
· Concepts of attack, counter-attack, defense, and right of way
· Different strategies in foil fencing
· Basic refereeing skills, vocabulary of fencing

Participants must not attend class if they are sick, or a member of their household is sick, even if symptoms resemble a mild cold. Symptoms to look for include: fever, cough, shortness of breath, sore throat, runny nose, nasal congestion, headache, and a general feeling of being unwell. 

Current Offerings

Jan 2023
14
Mar 2023
25
10 Spots Available!
Youth Fencing - Beginner-Intermediate Sat 0900
W23SRYF101
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9:00 AM - 10:00 AM
$450.00
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Jan 2023
14
Mar 2023
25
11 Spots Available!
Youth Fencing - Intermediate - Advanced Sat 1030
W23SRYF102
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10:30 AM - 11:30 AM
$450.00
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Jan 2023
18
Mar 2023
22
6 Spots Available!
Youth Fencing - Beg - Adv Grades 3-5 Wed 1700
W23SRYF201
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5:00 PM - 6:00 PM
$450.00
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Jan 2023
18
Mar 2023
22
9 Spots Available!
Youth Fencing - Beg - Adv Grades 6-7 Wed 1815
W23SRYF202
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6:15 PM - 7:15 PM
$450.00
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