Fencing Classes for Adults

Fencing promotes physical fitness, balance, and coordination, and its fun. IFC offers an opportunity to learn what it is all about and try your hand at swordplay in a safe and friendly environment. We furnish all needed equipment: fencing jackets, masks, gloves, and swords.

Winter 2016 Class Schedule -- 8 Weeks from January 26 to March 15, 2016

• Introduction to Fencing January 26 (Tuesdays) for adults and teens with little or no fencing experience, taught by Deon Bradford, will introduce the three fencing weapons (foil, epee, and saber) and cover basic blade work and footwork with the foil. The class meets 6:30 to 7:30 pm on eight consecutive Tuesdays beginning January 26 and offers group lessons, partner drills, and one-on-one training with the instructor. The fee is $135.


• Intermediate Epee Fencing January 26 (Tuesdays) for adults and teens with limited fencing experience, taught by Deon Bradford, will cover blade work, footwork, and physical conditioning, as well as the tactics and strategy of fencing with the epee. The class meets 7:30 to 9:00 pm on eight consecutive Tuesdays beginning January 26 and will offer group lessons, partner drills, and one-on-one training with the instructor, as well as opportunities to work on fencing skills in practice bouts with electronic scoring equipment. The fee is $165.


For further information about our adult program or classes, email Adult Program Director Deon Bradford Deon@IFCfencing.org.

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