DETAILS
  • Blomquist Gymnasium
  • 8/1/2019 9:00 AM - 8/4/2019 12:00 PM
  • 7/31/2019 11:59 PM
Camp Options: *
DESCRIPTION

Come experience the Olympic sport of fencing with Northwestern University's beginner/intermediate foil camp.  Led by our internationally experienced coaching staff, this camp will focus on the fundamentals of fencing as well as overall motor skills development and physical fitness.  Beginners can expect to learn the basic movements and ideas of fencing and to engage in the fun and unique experience of partner sparring with a sword in a safe and controlled environment.  Intermediate fencers can expect to improve their form, timing, and understanding of their fencing tools.  Above all, everyone can expect to have fun and learn at the same time!

 

Come join us this summer. August 1 – 4   from 9:00am to 12:00pm.

 

Open to any and all ages 8-13.

 

Camp to be held in Blomquist Gymnasium on Northwestern University’s Evanston Campus. Address 617 Foster Street, Evanston, IL 60201.

 

Please bring a water bottle and snack.  Wear closed toed gym shoes and comfortable athletic clothing.  All other equipment will be provided for those who need it, free of charge. 

 

Cost is $225 for the week. Register by May 31 for discounted fee of $175.