Our comprehensive introductory classes from age 8 (for younger, permission can be given by the coach) cover the essential footwork and bladework of the foil. The classes provide a non-competitive and fun environment for students to learn and practice the sport of fencing. Classes are available three times a week. Beginners can choose to come out either once or twice a week. All equipment is provided.
Fencers learn proper stance, footwork, blade work, and basic tactics in this comprehensive class for foil and epee. Exercises and games help to strengthen the body and develop speed and agility. Here fencers are introduced to the Olympic-style, electronic bouting, whilst reinforcing the importance of respect and good sportsmanship. This class offers fencers a chance to pursue their interest in fencing on a recreational level, and also gives them the opportunity to compete at local fencing tournaments. Having your own equipment is highly recommended.
We learn the tradition of fencing while having fun! Gross and fine motor skills are developed while we play fencing games. With special attention to safety, students learn basic techniques and tactics in a happy, non-competitive atmosphere. This class reinforces the importance of respect and good sportsmanship. Equipment is provided.
Our comprehensive adult intermediate classes cover the essential footwork and bladework of the epee and foil. The classes provide a fun environment for adults to learn and practice the sport of fencing. Classes are available once or twice a week. This class offers fencers a chance to pursue their interest in fencing on a recreational level, and also gives them the opportunity to compete at fencing tournaments. Having your own equipment is highly recommended.
Open training is available to all members participating in classes at no additional cost. This time provides an opportunity for fencers of intermediate levels and up to train with each other and also to get a private lesson.
Open Training without class participation is available too. It is only recommended for people with previous fencing experience!
Epic Fencing Club provides customized fencing programs and demonstrations for schools, businesses, fitness centers, community associations and individuals. Demonstrations include: warm-up, stretching, instruction of the basic skills of fencing, the rules of fencing, and actual fencing between participants. The costs are dependent on the scope of the program you wish to organize.
If you are determined to improve your game in fencing, private lesson is what really makes the difference in a very influential and valuable way.
Time and space limited! For booking and more information please call Coach Peter: (403) 903-1491 or Coach John ((403) 8087977
Epic Fencing Club
May 17th -20th - National Championship
May 31st - Epic Circuit #9
June 1st - EPIC AGM - 10:00am
June 3rd-8th - Bring a friend week (all locations)
June 10th-15th Parents bring a friend or co-worker (main location only)
June 15th - All Sport One Day (UofC, Trico)
June 21st- Epic Championship and BBQ
June 23rd - Epic Club Hike