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 BEGINNER LESSONS

"Learn To Fence" Beginner - Level 1 Course (4 weeks)

  • A quick and easy 4 week session for those who have never fenced before

  • Four - 60 minute lessons (4 hours of total instruction time)

  • No previous experience required

  • Foil will be taught

  • Youth, teen,  adult, and family (parent and child) groups

  • All fencing equipment is provided for use (mask, jacket, plastron, glove, weapons and lame)

  • Learn basic stances, footwork, swordplay - attacks and defences, sparring with electric scoring machines.

  • Join in anytime - on going lessons flexible days and times

  • A separate set of indoor use only non-marking gym shoes, long gym pants, and a t-shirt is required

Beginner - Level 2 Course (8 weeks)

  • A second course continuing from Level 1 course
  • Eight - 60 minute lessons (8 hours of total instruction time)

  • Must have completed the Beginner Level 1 course

  • Foil will be the main emphasis with an introduction to Epée and Sabre.

  • Youth, teen,  adult, and family (parent and child) groups

  • All fencing equipment is provided for use (mask, jacket, plastron, glove, weapons, lame)

  • Refine the beginner 1 basics plus learn how to referee a bout and spar with electric scoring machines

  • Join in anytime - on going lessons flexible days and times

  • A separate set of indoor use only gym shoes, long gym pants, and a t-shirt is required

Beginner Private Course

  • Four - 60 minute private lessons One-on-One sessions with an individual coach

  • For those who want individual attention

  • Includes warm-up, stretches, fitness

  • Learn the basic stances, attacks, defences, sparring, tactics

  • All fencing equipment is provided

  • Flexible times and frequency

  • Foil, Epee, or Sabre

  • A separate set of indoor use only gym shoes, long gym pants, and a t-shirt is required

Kenjutsu - Beginner (4 weeks)

  • Japanese Sword Techniques

  • 1 hour lessons on Sundays

  • Stances, strikes, blocks, kamea and kata forms

  • No previous experience necessary

  • Shinai and martial arts uniform purchase is required

  • Minimum age is 14 years old to participate

Jujitsu - Beginner (8 weeks)

  • Yagyu Shingan Ryu

  • 1 hour lessons on Sundays

  • No previous experience necessary

  • Bo Staff and Jujitsu Gi purchase required

  • Minimum age is 14 years old to participate


WEEKLY LESSONS

 

Recreation 1 day/week

  • One - 60 minute group lesson/week

  • Emphasis is on recreation and fun

  • Foil, Sabre and/or Foil will be taught

Competitive 2 days/week 

  • Two - 90 minute group lessons/week

  • Monday to Saturday

  • Emphasis is on fitness, fun and competition

Competitive 3 days/week

  • Three+ - 90 minute group lessons/week

  • Monday to Sunday

  • Emphasis is on athletic development and winning competitions

Kenjutsu Weekly Classes

  • Yagyu Shinkage Ryu

  • 1.25 hour lessons - Sundays

  • Kata, stances, strikes, blocks

  • Martial Arts uniform or Traditional Hakama, Gi, Obi and Shinai & bokken required - available for purchase in pro shop

  • Learn the ancient art of Japanese swordsmanship

  • Must take beginner Japanese Swordsmanship course as a pre-requisite


OTHER LESSONS

 

Private Fencing Lessons

  • Customized private lessons - Individual or Private

  • Personal one to one lessons or semi private group 2+ people

  • Lessons are to be booked with Mr. Yee

  • 10 minutes, 20 minutes, 30, or 60 minutes

  • Augment your fencing with tactical training against your opponents

  • Learn and refine specific techniques

Spring Break and Summer Day Camps - 1/2 Day Camps

  • Half day are afternoon sessions1pm to 5pm for ages 10+

  • Extended drop off and pick times available for a surcharge

  • A mixture of Fencing, Martial arts, Kenjutsu and Yoga activities and instruction

  • Mental and physical skills, games, drills, sparring, and  meditation. 

  • Day camps will run 1  week long.

  • Low student to coach ratio -  Minimum 4 students to run

Dragon Fencing Academy

175 West Beaver Creek Rd - Unit 18,  Richmond Hill, Ontario. Canada L4B 3M1  

Tel: 905.764.8388     Email: info@dragonfencing.com

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