Our fun-filled intro classes will teach you the basics, and is an ideal way to start fencing. Students will learn rules footwork, blade work, play fun developmental games, and will fence!
A typical class structure will include warm up activities, developmental games, footwork, drills with a partner, and sparring. All equipment is provided by SVF.
The Introductory Class consists of three 55 minute classes held once a week for three consecutive weeks. At the end of the program, the students will have a very clear understanding of what fencing is all about. They should be able to perform basic positions and movements such as: first position, on guard, advance, retreat, and lunge. They should also be able to explain and demonstrate basic attacking and defensive techniques.
Please wear workout clothes with long pants (such as sweat pants) and athletic shoes.
These classes are for boys and girls 6.5-9 years old.
You can download a printable schedule here: SVF Introductory Classes: October, November, December 2019
SVF Introductory Classes: January, February, March 2020