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Fencing: Intro to Olympic Sport

Foil, Sabre and Epee
No previous training needed. Known as the “physical game of chess,” Olympic sport fencing provides a tremendous physical and mental workout for students of all ages and athletic abilities. As one of the safest sports, fencing makes fitness fun! It builds muscle strength, provides greater cardiovascular workouts, endurance, coordination and speed. Learn the fundamentals: footwork, handwork and strategy using safety-tipped swords, protective jackets, masks and gloves. A registration form must be completed and signed by a parent/guardian. Instructor: Virginia Academy of Fencing.

6 lessons @ 1 hr, $99/$78 MCC district residents. Equipment rental fee: $29, make check payable to VAF. Fee is due to instructor on the first day of class.

9-13 years
1631.320          M, 1/27-3/9          6-7 p.m.

1633.320          M, 4/27-6/8          6-7 p.m.
No lesson on 2/17 and 5/25.


14 years-Adult
1632.320          M, 1/27-3/9         7-8 p.m.
1634.320          M, 4/27-6/8         7-8 p.m.
No lesson on 2/17 and 5/25.