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August 11, 2022
6:30 PM - 7:45 PM
Trinity Recreation Center
6040 New Design Road
Frederick, MD 21701
$230 city/ $240 non-city
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Fencing Basics

Thursday, August 11, 2022

Instructor: David Copeland Ages 9+ *$30 for glove purchase and a $30 RTF membership fee paid directly to instructor at the first class. This class will cover the history of the sword, as it relates to fencing, dueling and the beginnings of the sport. Students will also get a basic understanding of foil, and a basic understanding of the rules. From the first lesson and onward through the class, beginners will also acquire a basic understanding of proper footwork, blade work, form, and function. Students will also have the opportunity to fence using the same style of electronic equipment used in the modern Olympic games. Fencing gear is provided for this class.

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