The fascinating art of foil fencing requires concentration and discipline, as well as agility. Students will learn skills such as the 'On Guard' stance, moving backwards and forwards, lunging. and bending the foil as they lunge on their partner. After learning more about the foil, your grip and safety aspects, students will compete in pairs with short bouts and finally play a league competition as a group with each team competing against each other. Top performers will compete against the instructor for their chance of victory!
Full safety equipment of face mask, padded jacket, gauntlet and protective tipped foils are provided. Students will be required to wear long sleeved tops and full length trousers for this activity.