Summer Camp 2017


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Summer Camp 2017

Thrust your way into this exciting and challenging sport of intelligence and skill!

SCHEDULE:

1. Republic Fencing and Sports Club Basement 1 Makati Square Don Chino Roces Ave.

a. Monday / Wednesday / Friday (6-12 years old) – 10 a.m. – 12 noon

b. Tuesday / Thursday (13 and above) – 10 a.m. – 12 noon

2. Manila Polo Club McKinley Rd, Makati, Metro Manila

a. Tuesday / Thursday – 10 a.m. – 12 noon

b. Saturday – 4:30 a.m. – 6:30 p.m.

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 PROGRAM 

1. Introduction to fencing

    – What is fencing?

    – What are the three weapons used in fencing?

    – What are the different target areas of each weapon?

    – What are the parts of the blade?

    – What are the equipment used in fencing?

2. Basic

    – What is a salute?

    – What is En garde?

    – How do you properly hold a blade?

    

3. Footworks

    – Advance and retreat

    – Lunge

    – Maintaining proper distance practice

    – Seeing and responding properly practice

    – Creating reactions in your opponent with footwork practice

    – Strength, conditioning and foot-speed practice

4. Offense

    – Direct hit

    – Direct hit with advance

    – Direct lunge

5. Defense

    – Parry four

    – Parry six

    – Parry five

    – Step backward + parry four riposte

    – Step backward + parry six riposte

    – Step backward + parry five riposte

    – Step backward + lunge

    – Stop hit with retreat

6.  Officiating and rules enforcement

    – Three types of cards

    – Scoring

    – Right of way

    – Basic referee

7. Fencing etiquette

    – Attitude during bout

    – Safety rules

     

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We want to create a fencer who is a champion inside and outside of the piste. We don’t just teach fencing, we teach values!

You do not need to be a member to take beginner classes at our facility.

  Details at +63905 249 2211/ (02) 8052126 or email admin@republicfencing.com