Fencing - Foil for Adults

Fencing - Foil for Adults

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Fencing – Foil for Adults- Sydney Course

Foil Fencing is an international Olympic sport that requires good balance, footwork, finesse, etiquette, elegance and competitive spirit. It is a one on one combative sport that requires good control of the mind and body and most importantly it is a fun and relaxing activity that can be even more satisfying when the basic skills become natural. Learn to play the game for Health and Fun.

The course fee includes a personal foil mask to keep!

Course Outline

  • This 8 week foil fencing program will cover the important basics of fencing which will include necessary footwork, blade-work and understanding of tactics of the game in order to progress towards higher skill levels. The main thing is to develop a passion for the game in order to improve the skill levels and confidence in a fluid pressure situation.

Students will learn the following Fencing- Foil techniques:

  • Basic Footwork
  • Basic Bladework
  • Rules of the Game
  • Useful Tactics
  • Fencing Fitness
  • Distance
  • Bouting
  • Individual Bouting
  • Footwork and Agility
  • Team Bouting

Course Outcome

  • Students will learn to appreciate the Sport of Olympic Foil Fencing and be able to play the game with finesse, confidence and understanding.

What to Bring

  • The course fee of $250 includes a personal foil mask to keep
  • Plastic foils will be provided for free use in these beginner classes
  • Please wear sports clothes, comfortable shoes and bring water

Prerequisite: Desirable

  • No assumed knowledge or experience in Fencing is required. The expectation is that you will become competent in this sport.

Delivery Mode

  • The class is delivered in Feng Fencing Studios at Carlingford – run by Head Coach, Feng Yeng