Beginner Kids Foil (Age 9-12)
Monday 4:00 PM to 5:00 PM
For students who are beginners and will start with the 101 basics.
This class introduces footwork, conditioning, basic techniques, skills, bouting tactics, etiquette, and sportsmanship. Students will also dive into point practice and blade drills. We provide all the necessary equipment.
Mixed Level Kids Foil (Age 9-12)
Monday 5:00 PM to 6:00 PM
Thursday 5:00 PM to 6:00 PM
For students that have taken a Silverlake Fencing class before.
They will revisit the basics but will be advancing to the next level of training. It is for students who have a good understanding of basic movements, and are ready for a higher level of footwork, technical skills, and bouting tactics. The next step of the course is to perfect your skills through blade drills and to start dueling.
Youth Competitive Training (Age 11-16)
Thursday 6:00 PM to 7:00 PM
Youth Competitive Training is for foil students who wish to focus on competing in foil fencing. It is for students who have a good understanding of basic movements, and are ready for a higher level of footwork, technical skills, and bouting tactics. Students of any level may join the competitive class, but prior fencing experience and/or a consultation with the instructor is recommending.
Students must have permission from Coach Karolyn to take the class. They might also want to think about buying their own equipment. Glove and mask are recommended!