Training for Adults

We have all seen the films, Zorro, Three Musketeers, Prisoner of Zenda,

Adult Training Group Jan 2014

Adult Training Group Jan 2014

even James Bond got in on the act, and felt the excitement and thrill that comes from those deftly manipulated blades! It was Zorro (the 1960’s series…) that inspired me to start fencing at age 11. And I am still at it…

Now you too can learn the secrets of fencing, join the battles and have fun!

Tuesdays

2014

Adult Novices Level 1

For those with no experience or not fenced for 5 or more years

Covers –  Safety, history, footwork, lunges, direct and indirect attacks, compound attacks, basic defensive actions, introduction to tactics

6 weeks 4th November – 9th December- £60

2015

Adult Fencing Level 2

For those who have completed Level 1 or equivalent course ie 6 weeks of basic fencing with the foil

Covers, electric fencing, refereeing, introduction to épée and sabre

You must have fencing breeches for this course

6 weeks 6th January – 10th February – £60

Adult Novices Level 1

See above fpr details

5 weeks 24th February – 24th March- £50

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Thursdays
2014

Adult Novices Level 1

For those with no experience or not fenced for 5 or more years

Covers –  Safety, history, footwork, lunges, direct and indirect attacks, 4 basic defences, introduction to tactics

6 weeks 6th November – 11th December  – £60

Adult Fencing Level 2

See Tuesday course outline

You must have fencing breeches for this course

6 weeks 6th November – 11th December – £60

2015

Adult Refresher Course

For those who have not fenced for up to 2 years. 1 hour group session per week  revising footwork skills, direct and indirect attacks, lateral, circular and semi-circular parries of sixte, quarte, octave and septime followed by integration fencing.

4 weeks 8th January – 12th February £50

Extension to full membership £40 (ie to Christmas)

Adult Novices Level 1

See above for details

6 weeks 8th January – 12th February – £60

Adult Fencing Level 2

See Tuesday course outline

You must have fencing breeches for this course

6 weeks 8th January – 12th February – £60

For a taster send us a message through our Contact Page

Endorsements:

“An exciting course in a sociable and welcoming atmosphere. Looking forward to coming back next term.”  Stuart (beginners course Autumn ’12)

Out of 48 adults trained Sept’12 to Easter ’13,  19 have become full members!