Classes


Learn-to-Fence

(7-11 years old) - $165 per semester:

  • This is a class for girls and boys with an emphasis on learning the basic movements and skills of fencing, while also learning about general physical fitness, fun, and learning how to be active young person.

  • 1-hour-long class for 6 weeks, offered 4 times per season

  • Thursdays, 6:00 pm to 7:00 pm

  • No Eligibility to Compete in Local/Provincial Tournaments

  • There are 4 offerings in 2019-20:

    • Semester 1 - Thursday, September 12th, 2019 to Thursday, October 17th, 2019

    • Semester 2 - Thursday, October 24th, 2019 to Thursday, November 28th, 2019

    • Semester 3 - Thursday, January 9th, 2020 to Thursday, February 13th, 2020

    • Semester 4 - Thursday, March 27th, 2020 to Thursday, April 2nd, 2020


Beginner

(12-15 year old) - $185 per semester:

  • This is a class for young males and females that focuses on the basic and general skills of fencing. It provides for an expanded instruction from the Learn to Fence Class, but it also perfect for someone who is just starting out of for the first time with fencing within this age category. Emphasis is on the sport of fencing and athletic development.

  • 1-hour-long class for 6 weeks, offered 4 times per season

  • Mondays, 6:00 pm to 7:00 pm

  • Eligible to Compete at Local/Provincial tournaments in Under-13 years old Category

  • There are 4 offerings in 2019-20:

    • Semester 1 - Monday, September 9th, 2019 to Monday, October 16th, 2019 (Fencers in the Monday October 14 class [Thanksgiving] can attend the Wednesday October 16th class)

    • Semester 2 - Monday, October 29th, 2019 to Monday, December 2nd, 2019 (Fencers in the Monday November 11th class [Remembrance Day] can attend the Wednesday November 13th class)

    • Semester 3 - Monday, January 6th, 2020 to Monday, February 17th, 2020

    • Semester 4 - Monday, February 24th, 2020 to Monday, March 30th, 2020


Adult Beginner

$185 per semester:

  • A laid-back class for adults looking to learn the basic skills of fencing, get some general fitness in, and be engaged with a positive social group. This class includes Individual and Group Instruction from our accredited coaches. It also includes mingling with our Fit For Life Class, and the U of S beginner class as means to expand your social and fencing network.

  • 1-and-1/2 hour-long class for 6 weeks, offered 4 times per season

  • Wednesdays, 7:30 pm to 10:00 pm

  • Eligible to compete in Master Category Events at Local/Provincial tournaments. Must meet the age criteria.

  • There are 4 offerings in 2019-20:

    • Semester 1 - Wednesday, September 11th, 2019 to Wednesday, October 16th, 2019

    • Semester 2 - Wednesday, October 23rd, 2019 to Wednesday, November 20th, 2019

    • Semester 3 - Wednesday, January 8th, 2020 to Wednesday, February 12th, 2020

    • Semester 4 - Wednesday, February 26th, 2020 to Wednesday, March 30th, 2020


Intermediate

(Experience- and Age-Determined) - 1st Term $440 / 2nd Term $310:

  • This class is an expansion of the skills and techniques taught in the Learn to Fence and Beginner classes. It provides for more individual and group instruction of the skills of fencing from the attending coaches. Here you will learn the intermediate skills, tactics and movements of fencing. This class is to assist in the transition to our Regular membership level, have no fear, spend a couple seasons in it if you would like, but rest assured after only one season you will be ready to move on to the next level!

  •  90-minute-long class for 15 weeks (Term 1) and 14 weeks (Term 2), offered two times per season

  • Wednesdays, 6:00 pm to 7:30 pm (bonus attendance on Monday or Thursday nights with the Regular Group, routinely announced throughout the season)

  • Requires an additional CFF/SFA license purchase - $130 CFF

  • Eligible to Participate in Local/Provincial and out-of-province tournaments.

  • There are two offerings in 2018-19:

    • Term 1 - Wednesday, September 11th, 2019 to Wednesday, December 11th, 2019

    • Term 2 - Wednesday, January 8th, 2020 to Wednesday, April 8th, 2020


Regular - No Lesson

$900 per season 

  • Regular - No Lesson - $900 per season  

    • Intermediate, advanced drills and fencing footwork sessions are a regular part of this group.

    • Open fencing Monday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday

      • Monday, Thursday, Friday: 7:00 pm to 10:00 pm,

      • Wednesday: 7:30 pm to 10:00 pm,

      • Saturday: 11:00 am to 1:30 pm

    • Requires an additional CFF/SFA license purchase - $130 CFF 

    • Eligible to Participate in Local/Provincial and out-of-province tournaments.

    • Season starts Wednesday, September 4, 2019 (no fencing on statutory holidays)

    • Last day of fencing before Christmas break is Friday, December 20th, 2019

    • Return from Christmas break - Monday, January 6th, 2020

    • Last day of fencing before summer break - May 13th, 2020


Regular - 1 Individual Lesson per week

$1,400 per season:

Intermediate, advanced drills and fencing footwork sessions are a regular of this group but also include one individual lesson with our certified coaches to improve and master techniques.

  • Open fencing Monday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday

    • Monday, Thursday, Friday: 7:00 pm to 10:00 pm,

    • Wednesday: 7:30 pm to 10:00 pm,

    • Saturday: 11:00 am to 1:30 pm

  • Requires an additional CFF/SFA license purchase - $130 CFF 

  • Eligible to Participate in Local/Provincial and out-of-province tournaments.

  • Season starts Wednesday, September 4, 2019 (no fencing on statutory holidays)

  • Last day of fencing before Christmas break is Friday, December 20th, 2019

  • Return from Christmas break - Monday, January 6th, 2020

  • Last day of fencing before summer break - May 13th, 2020


Regular - 2 Individual Lessons per week

$1,700 per season:

For our most advanced fencers, or those who want to improve the quickest, 2 individual lessons a week on top of the Regular open sessions. This is a category for those who love to learn or who are driven to take fencing to the next level of sporting.

  • Open fencing Monday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday

    • Monday, Thursday, Friday: 7:00 pm to 10:00 pm,

    • Wednesday: 7:30 pm to 10:00 pm,

    • Saturday: 11:00 am to 1:30 pm

  • Requires an additional CFF/SFA license purchase - $130 CFF 

  • Eligible to Participate in Local/Provincial and out-of-province tournaments.

  • Season starts Wednesday, September 4, 2019 (no fencing on statutory holidays)

  • Last day of fencing before Christmas break is Friday, December 20th, 2019

  • Return from Christmas break - Monday, January 6th, 2020

  • Last day of fencing before summer break - May 13th, 2020