Important: Please see our page Classes (Start Here) for information about starting any Intro level class. All Introductory classes are rolling enrollment, so you can start any week!
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Introductory Fencing - 8 sessions for $125 with PVFA Coaches – Ages 11 through adult. Please arrive between 6:15 and 6:30 pm. Class ends at 8 pm. Participate in footwork practice and group drills, as well as learn fencing vocabulary and tactics. This class focuses on the basics of foil, but also introduces epee and saber.
Youth Fencing Basics Additional Practice - 6:15 to 7 pm. Ages 7 - 10. Children in our Saturday Youth Fencing class get additional games, agility and strength exercises, and footwork practice. No fencing gear required.
Modern Foil with Paul Sise - This class is for beginners and experienced fencers. Please arrive between 6 and 6:15 pm. Class is from 6:30 to 8:00 pm. Ages 11-Adult. Beginners pay $125 for their first 8 sessions. PVFA membership is required after the first 8 sessions are completed.
Youth Fencing Basics -12 weeks for $150 with Kelly Fitzroy. Ages 7 - 10. Have fun learning the basics of swordplay with safety and fun in mind. This class will focus on learning how to move, how to attack and defend, and simple strategy. Great for the swashbuckler to be! Expect a good balance between education, recreation, and exercise. More experienced children will be given the opportunity to do electric fencing. This class is rolling enrollment so start any week. Class is from 2:15 pm till 3:30 pm. Please arrive between 2 and 2:15. Children must be able to tell left from right, be able to stand on one foot for 10 seconds, and be able to skip in order to enroll in this class. (Is your child nervous or shy? Try just one class for $20.)
Introductory Fencing - 8 sessions for $125 with the PVFA coaches – Ages 11 through adult. Please arrive around 3:30pm for the Intro class which is from roughly 3:45 till 5pm. Participate in footwork practice and group drills, as well as learn fencing vocabulary and tactics. This class focuses on the basics of foil, but also introduces epee and saber.