Summer 2021 Fencing Camps

 

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 summer 2021 camps are a great way to boost skills, advance in tactics and knowledge of the sport.  Stay in shape and keep active over the summer. Many of our students will be able to advance to the next level after the camp. Coaches have a great opportunity to spend a great amount of time with your child to see where they are at and what they need to progress, plus your child will have fun and be inspired with their coaches.

All our coaches and adult staff are fully vaccinated.

Register now & save your spot. If you are vaccinated please show proof one time and you will not have to wear a mask if you are NOT borrowing equipment. Camp fees are refundable if camp is cancelled due to CoVid.

Beginner's Fencing Camp July 26 - 30, 2021

 Session 3:  Aug. 02 – 06, 2021 

 9 – 11:55 a.m (M-F)

Bring a water bottle and a light snack, must wear a face mask/covering. 
Must be age 8 +. and in the beginners fencing class. 

Fun warm up games focus on agility, co-ordination, flexibility, listening skills 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.  We will watch the replay of the exciting Tokyo Olympics Gold medal match and get inspired!

Learn from professional coaches of renowned PDX Fencing, in a fun, friendly environment.  Camp size is limited.  COVID Safety guidelines are strictly followed. 

Bring your own water bottle and a snack. Tightly fitting athletic shoes and face masks required.  Club members are required to have their own glove and mask. Participant must wear a face mask to enter the club UNLESS fully vaccinated. If fully vaccinated please provide proof and you may choose the option not to wear a face mask as long you have your own equipment 

On Guarde! Learning to fence is fun

Cost:
Club Members $150.00
Non – club members $175.00

Session 3: Aug. 02 – 06, 2021

Pre-pay in full when you register 30 days in advance and save $25.00.
Register now to save your spot. . Camp fees are refundable if camp is cancelled due to CoVid.

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Advanced Beginner's Summer '21 Camps

 

Session 2: Aug. 02-06, 2021

M-F 9:00 a.m – 11:55 a.m

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

Must be age 8 +. and in the Advanced Beginners class or by coach invitation. Full advanced beginner equipment required (own mask, glove, chest protector, jacket and fencing pants).

 On Guard! First, fencing was for honor and the duel – now it’s for Olympic Gold. We will watch the exciting replay of the Tokyo Olympics Gold medal match!

Fun warm up games focus on agility, co-ordination, and focus. Learn and go well beyond the basics of defense and attack skills. More advanced drills for bladework, tactics and technique. Start to learn the variations of timing used in advanced tactics. The camp is very active, fun and a great chance to really boost technique and tactics.

Camp tournament on the last day along with an opportunity to use real competition light sabers for some fencing fun!

Camp participation is limited by current Oregon guidelines ! Register now to save your spot.

Learn from professional coaches of renowned PDX Fencing, in a fun, friendly environment.  Camp size is limited.  Covid safety guidelines are strictly followed.  All camp coaches are fully vaccinated and practice full covid safety guidelines.

If fully vaccinated please provide proof and you may choose the option not to wear a face mask as long you have your own equipment

Photo of using light sabers at camp
get to use your skills with real competitive light sabers
Take your skills to the next level.

Cost:

Club Members $150.00
Non – club members $175.00

Two Sessions to Choose from: 
Session 1: July 12 – 16, 2021     M-F  9-11:55 a.m SOLD OUT
Session2: Aug. 02 – 06, 2021    M-F  9-11:55 a.m

Pre-pay in full when you register 30 days in advance and save $25.00 – space available. Register now to save your spot.

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. Full advanced beginner equipment required (own mask, glove, chest protector, jacket and fencing pants).

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Pre-Competitive & Competitive 1 Summer 2021 Camp

                      Aug. 16 – 20, 2021

LAST CAMP OF THE SUMMER!

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

Focus is on preparing for the new tournament season, boosting skills, technique and improve competition skills. This is a preparation camp for the upcoming regional tournament circuit. First tournaments start in September! Mental skills training will be part of camp. The competition season starts with the first tournaments in September. Students may be able to advance to the next level after this camp. This is a great chance to meet and mix with the Competitive Level 1 fencers. Coaches will assess the progress and level of each student individually through out the camp.

Daily fitness, drills, bladework, distance control, motivation, mental strength preparation, active competitiveness, opponent analysis, nutrition, etc. are all part of this camp. Use electric gear almost daily.

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 pre-competitive or competitive level 1 class (or by coach recommendation) 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.  If fully vaccinated please provide proof and you may choose the option not to wear a face mask as long you have your own equipment

Coach Hector de La Torre will be leading the camp

Improve your skills, technique and focus. Get ready for tournaments

Cost:

Club Members $150.00
Non – club members $175.00

August 16 – 20, 2021  9:00 am – 11:55 a.m M-F

Pre-pay in full when you register 30 days in advance and save $25.00 – space available. Register now to save your spot as camp size is limited due to Cov-id restrictions.

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PDX Fencing co-lead coach Hector De La Torre
Coach Hector will lead the camp

Hi Performance Summer
2021 Camp

            August 9 – 13, 2021

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). Deep practice 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. Due to Covid Restrictions, we are not running the international home-stay program this summer. There is a motel in walking distance, and several excellent hotels less than a 5 min drive from the club.

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.  All students must arrive using face covering/mask. If fully vaccinated please provide proof and you may choose the option not to wear a face mask as long you have your own equipment. 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. 

 

Unfortunately, due to Co-vid we are not offering any homestays. If you are coming from a foreign country or out of state, you must have a negative PCR Co-vid test prior to entering our club. or provie proof of vaccination. Call or email for more info. 

Improve your skills, technique and focus.

Cost:

Club Members: $375.00     Non-Members $425.00

M-F 9:00 a.m – 3:45 p.m

   Prepay 30 days in advance and Save $25.00

Full electric gear required

 

Camp flyer
Coaches Charles and Hector will be leading the camp