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  • Beginners are introduced to the fundamentals of fencing through a series of six introductory, one-hour classes. In these groups, students learn basic rules and concepts of Olympic sport fencing, fundamental footwork, and basic blade work. After a set of beginner classes, students are ready to join youth and junior groups focused on their weapon of choice. You can choose Private Class Session by clicking on the button below or you can choose Regular Session by filling the form below. Private Lessons
  • New Amsterdam Fencing Academy’s Junior program for students ages 13-and-up offers a two-hour class integrating intricate footwork, advanced weapon control, strategy, and tactics, as well as the long-term self-discipline key to navigating successful adolescence. Each fencer is encouraged to set their own personal and athletic goals, ranging from qualifying for a school team to compete at the national level to an opportunity for earning college scholarships. While always keeping the ultimate objective in mind, NAFA works individually with each of our athletes to help them reach their full potential.
  • At the New Amsterdam Fencing Academy North, fencers aged 9 to 12 enjoy group class emphasizing the technical and the tactical aspects of the sport. Training is geared towards developing speed, strength, endurance, confidence, focus, and self-control, all skills that help children do well not merely in fencing, but in school and in other organized sports.
  • Adult

    $650.00
    Beginners are introduced to the fundamentals of fencing through a series of six introductory, one-hour classes. In these groups, students learn basic rules and concepts of Olympic sport fencing, fundamental footwork, and basic blade work. After a set of beginner classes, students are ready to join youth and junior groups focused on their weapon of choice.