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MS/US Fencing Club 2016Part of an Academy student's athletics experience is having the opportunity to interact with student-athletes from other schools and other sports.  Often, the Academy hosts sports teams or events that are open to non-Academy athletes.  If you are interested in learning more about these opportunities, please contact Jeane Serino, director of athletics or John Martin, director of Middle School athletics.

 

Fall 2017 Introduction to Saber Class & Fencing Club

The Academy will host a fall Fencing Club for student-athletes in 5th through 12th grade.  Non-Academy athletes are welcome to join the Academy's program.  The classes are led by instructor Anthony Alvarez.  From 2008 to 2011, Alvarez was a guest saber coach at the U.S. Naval Academy Fencing Club.  He earned his referee rating in saber and his coaching Moniteur certification in 2011.  He earned his Moniteur de Foil in 2015; his Moniteur de Epee in 2016; and his Prevot de Saber from the U.S. Fencing Coaches Association in 2013.  He began coaching the Carlisle Fencing Club when it was founded in 2010.

 

Introduction to Saber Class

Ages:  Open to students in 5th through 12th grade (minimum of eight participants)

Dates:  Saturdays, Sept. 9, 16, 23, Oct. 7, 21, 28, Nov. 4, 18, Dec. 2 and 9 from 3-4 p.m. in Louis Lehrman Gymnasium
Cost:  $220, plus $10 Fencing Association (USFA) fee; Cost includes all equipment needed
Register:  Click here for the flyer and to registerPlease contact Anthony Alvarez with questions about the club.  Registration and payment should be directed to Jeane Serino -- click here to download and complete the registration form

 

Description:

The Introduction to Saber class is a progressive course in which each class builds on the previous classes.  Certain classes are crucial to successful completion of the course. Specifically, classes 5, 6, and 7 are very important. Missing 40% or more of these classes will prevent the student from participating in the last class and completion to the course.  Make-up classes can be made through private lessons with the instructor. The fee is $20 for 25 minutes of instruction.  Click here for the flyer and to register.

Fencing Club

Ages:  Open to students in 5th through 12th grade (minimum of eight participants) who have completed the Introduction to Saber course.
Dates:  Saturdays, Sept. 9, 16, 23, Oct. 7, 21, 28, Nov. 4, 18, Dec. 2, 9, 16 from 4-5 p.m. in Louis Lehrman Gymnasium

Cost:  $280, plus $10 Fencing Association (USFA) fee if you don’t have a valid 2017-18 membership.   Cost does not include equipment needed.

Register:  Click here for the flyer and to registerPlease contact Anthony Alvarez with questions about the club.  Registration and payment should be directed to Jeane Serino -- click here to download and complete the registration form
 

Description:  Open to students who completed the Introduction to Saber course for additional instruction and practice.  Click here for the flyer and to register.

 

 

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