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January 14 - March 11, 2022

Olympic Sport Fencing

The River School • 4880 MacArthur Blvd NW WashingtonDC  20007 Organized by The River School $25 instant refund on this event with gift card.
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Includes all equipment rental Fencing is an exciting sport that builds coordination, balance, poise, and sharp reflexes. It develops fast thinking and self-confidence and is also incredibly fun! It is known as the game of “physical chess.” Join us for a 6-week introductory course led by coaches from the Virginia Academy of Fencing (VAF). This course is designed to introduce students to the world of Olympic Sport fencing with a comprehensive but moderately paced approach. Students will acquire the fundamentals of fencing footwork, handwork, strategy formulation, etiquette, rules and terminology. By the end of the course, students will be able to fence and referee bouts with each other. Respect, honor, good sportsmanship, and manners are additional integral components of our disciplined approach to achieving athletic and personal growth. *Please note this class begins one week after the other clubs and classes, on January 21 7 Fridays January 21; February 4, 11, 18, 24; March 4, 11 VAF form will be required once you have registered. Minimum 6 students; Maximum 12 students


January 14 - March 11, 2022


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4880 MacArthur Blvd NW WashingtonDC  20007

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