Winter 2020 Fencing Camps

Due to Cov-id Fencing Camps will resume in 2021 - Stay safe everyone

Empower your child to be active and engaged as they unleash their inner swashbuckler, musketeer, jedi knight or hero!

Fencing teaches focus, listening, persistence, agility, co-ordination, self-confidence, problem solving, poise, and a host of other wonderful life skills. 

These winter 2020 camps are a great way to boost skills, advance in tactics and knowledge of the sport.  Stay in shape and keep active over the winter holidays.

Beginner's Winter 2020 Mini - Fencing Camp

CANCELLED DUE TO COV-19

Bring a water bottle and a light snack, must wear a face mask/covering. 

Must be age 8 +. and in the Saturday Youth Beginners class.

 On Guard! First, fencing was for honor and the duel – now it’s for Olympic Gold.

Fun warm up games focus on agility, co-ordination, and focus. Learn and refine the basics of defense and attack skills. You will hold a sword from the first day!  Drills for bladework, tactics and technique. 

Be active while learning the master the sword, improve your skills and make new friends. 

Camp is limited to 10 participants only! Register now to save your spot.

Learn from professional coaches of renowned PDX Fencing, in a fun, friendly environment.  Camp size is limited.  Safety guidelines are strictly followed. We want our fencers, staff, families and participants to be safe.

 

Bring your own water bottle and a snack. Tightly fitting athletic shoes and face masks required.  

Take your skills to the next level.

Cost:

Wear a loose comfy T-Shirt, tightly fighting athletic shoes (no open toes, no crocs, no sandals) and long pants or long basketball shorts that cover the knees. Participant must wear a face mask to enter the club and participate in physical distancing 

Advanced Beginner's Winter 2020 Fencing Camp

Cancelled due to COVID 19

 

Bring a water bottle and a light snack, must wear a face mask/covering. 
Must be age 8 +. and completed the Beginner’s fencing level class. Must have own glove, mask, chest protector and jacket.

 On Guard! Fencing tournament during Sunday camp. Final 4 competitiors will be able to fence with electric gear (fencing pants required for the tournament)

Fun warm up games focus on agility, co-ordination, flexibility and focus. Learn and refine the basics of defense and attack skills.   Drills for bladework, tactics and technique.  Learn the right of way rules and vocabulary, not just the words but the actions.

Be active while learning the master the sword, improve your skills and make new friends. 

Learn from professional coaches of renowned PDX Fencing, in a fun, friendly environment.  Camp size is limited.  Safety guidelines are strictly followed. We want our fencers, staff, families and participants to be safe.

 

Bring your own water bottle and a snack. Tightly fitting athletic shoes and face masks required.  

Take your skills to the next level.

Cost:

Wear a loose comfy T-Shirt, tightly fighting athletic shoes (no open toes, no crocs, no sandals) and long pants or long basketball shorts that cover the knees. Participant must wear a face mask to enter the club and participate in physical distancing 

All winter 2020 camps are cancelled due to Cov-19.
Stay safe everyone!

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Pre-Competitive Winter 2020 Camps

 CANCELLED DUE TO COV-19

Must be in the Pre-competitive Class, over 8 yrs. old or by coach recommendation.

Focus is on refining technique and moving to more competitive level techniques, bladework skills, and tactics. Fitness will include balance. agility, and coordination.

Drills, bladework, distance control, motivation, focus, motor-skills, right of way rules and tactics etc., electric gear and introduction to video analysis are all part of this camp. This is a great opportunity to push your own level to the next stage while having fun, staying active over the holiday break and gain a deeper understanding of the game and how it changes when you are competiting.

Must have own glove, mask, chest protector, knickers, practice jacket and electric gear. 

Bring a water bottle and a snack.  Wear a loose comfy T-Shirt, tightly fighting athletic shoes (no open toes, no crocs, no sandals) and a warm sweatshirt or hoodie. 

Participant must wear a face mask to enter the club,  participate in following all safety and Cov-id guidelines including physical distancing.

Due to Cov-id guidelines, no spectators or visitors allowed during camp including parents. We take and note the temperature of each person entering the club, who is dropping off and picking up. Please notify us who is picking up your child if it is not a parent – we are required to get a phone number of the person for contact tracing purposes. Parents are welcome to briefly come in and conduct business then must wait outside for the child

Improve your skills, technique and focus. Refine and advance your knowledge as you stay active in camp over the holiday break.

Cost:

 

   Prepay 30 days in advance and save $

Competitive 1 Hi Performance Winter 2020 Camp

Cancelled due to COV-19. Camps resume in 2021

Must be in the Competitive 1  class or by coach recommendation. Complete electric gear required. Bring a water bottle and snacks.

Focus is on getting back into shape, boosting skills, technique and improve competition skills. Video analysis and replay along with mental skills training will be part of camp.

Drills, bladework, distance control, motivation, mental strength preparation, active competitiveness, opponent analysis, nutrition, etc. are all part of this camp. Use electric gear and video re-play.

Bring a water bottle,  and snacks. Wear a loose comfy t-shirt, workout clothes, athletic shoes and bring full practice and electric gear. Must wear a face mask and have all electric gear.

Must be in the Competitive 1 class and have complete practice and electric gear (chest protector, glove, masket, jacket, knickers, lame, sword, cords) or by coach recommendation.

Camp will follow all Covid-19 safety guidelines and use physical distancing. All students must arrive using face covering/mask. 

Improve your skills, technique and focus.

Cost:

   Prepay 30 days in advance and Save $25.00

Register online by clicking the button below

PDX Fencing co-lead coach Hector De La Torre
Saber coach Hector De La Torre

Hi Performance Comp. 2
Winter 2020 Camp

CANCELLED due to Cov-190

Must be in the Competitive 2 class, over 13 with 3+ years competition experience or by coach recommendation.

Focus is on preparation for the upcoming tournament season.  Intense training camp with fitness daily (the key to injury prevention and the ability to execute physically). Footwork, distance control, motivation and mental strength training. Critical thinking and decision making, bladework drills, active competitiveness, opponent analysis, etc.  Focus on electric bouting situations, nutrition, recovery. Get inspired and prepared and in shape for the upcoming winter. club, regional, national and collegiate NCAA competitions.

This is a high intensity high performance camp where athletes will be pushing themselves to achieve their goals. Even you are not a nationally competitive fencer this camp can take your skills to the next level.

Must have full electric gear. Bring a water bottle and snack. Have work out clothes for  fitness sessions including change of shoes. 

 

Camp will follow all Covid-19 safety guidelines and use physical distancing. All students must arrive using face covering/mask. Minor age participants must have a written permission slip to leave the premises for any break. Anyone leaving the camp for a break is on their own responsibility.

 

Improve your skills, technique and focus.

Cost:

 

   Prepay 30 days in advance and Save $25.00

Coaches Charles and Hector will be leading the camp