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Fencing Youth Elite Program050in Dublin, OH 43016
about Fencing Youth Elite Program:
Five weeks course, once a week, one hour session
Skills covered by the course: Basic footwork, weapon holding and main fencing positions; fencing measure, advance, retreat, lunge; straight hits and hits with disengagement; simple attacks, basic parries and ripostes.
Upon completion of this course students should be able to demonstrate a knowledge of: fencing terminology; basic rules and judging of a fencing bout; offensive and defensive actions; fencing etiquette.
All equipment for the course will be provided
Benefits of the course: learning new skills; improved self control and discipline; challenging physical and intellectual strengths in a competitive environment; exciting aerobic exercise that might lead to a life style changing activity; understanding the spirit of a fair play; pleasure of competition accompanied by the learned tolerance to victories and loses.