Classes

Beginning Fencing

Provides an introduction to one of the most fascinating Olympic sports.  Fencing is a classical sport that combines quick thinking and athletic movements to help build fitness, balance, coordination, discipline and sportsmanship.  While fencing is a physically and mentally demanding sport, fencers come in all shapes, sizes and age groups.  Physical strength and size are not major factors.  Classes consist of stretching and fencing exercises, followed by footwork, blade work and practice bouting.  All fencing equipment is provided. 

Essential Fencing Techniques

Prerequisite:  Beginner Fencing or Instructor Permission

Builds on the foundation established in the Beginning Fencing class.  While emphasis is placed on the continued development of previously learned skills, new techniques and movements will be taught and the tactical aspects of competitive bouting are introduced.  Classes consist of stretching, footwork, drills and bouting.  All fencing equipment is provided.

Competitive Fencing

Prerequisite:  Essential Fencing Techniques or Instructor Permission

Builds on the foundation established in the Essential Fencing Techniques class.  While emphasis is placed on the continued development of previously learned skills, new techniques and movements will be taught with a focus on developing competitive bouting skills.  Classes consist of stretching, footwork, drills and bouting.  All fencing equipment is provided.

Eagle Fencing Academy Practice and Lessons

Restricted to members of the Eagle Fencing Academy.

Prerequisite:  Competitive Fencing or Instructor Permission

These sessions are for those who wish to continue to learn more about fencing.  While emphasis is placed on the continued development of previously learned skills, additional techniques and movements will be taught.  To develop the tactical and strategic aspects of bouting, members will practice competitive fencing during each session.  Lessons are designed to enhance performance and increase expertise prior to entering competitive tournaments.

Coach Mark is a life member of the United States Fencing Coaches Association

Eagle Fencing Academy is a

Proud Member Club of USA Fencing 

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Arianna Grainey

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