This is an invitation-only program offered to fencers who have demonstrated the utmost dedication to the sport and its techniques and have goals that include national-level competitive success and beyond
Here at Modern Duelists Fencing Academy, all fencers’ goals are important to us. As such, we recognize that some fencers are willing and eager to dedicate extraordinary time and effort to achieve high-level results within a relatively short training period. For those fencers, we offer the ADVANCED TRAINING program
AGE REQUIREMENT: Ages 13+
THIS IS A “REQUIRED ATTENDANCE” PROGRAM. FENCERS ENROLLED IN THIS PROGRAM WILL BE EXPECTED TO ATTEND ALL TRAINING SESSIONS AND AT LEAST ONE ADDITIONAL PRACTICE EACH WEEK
There are strict qualification standards for the program:
1.) The fencer must be a full-time member of Modern Duelists Fencing Academy for at least 6 months.
2.) The fencer must have demonstrated a dedication to practice by attending at least 2 practices a week for 3 months prior to beginning advanced training.
3.) The fencer must have participated in at least one of the following:
a.) Div I NAC
b.) Div IA ROC
c.) Summer Nationals
d.) Junior Olympics
e.) Veteran NAC
OR any combination of at least two of the following:
a.) Div II ROC
b.) Div II NAC
c.) Div III NAC
4.) The fencer must have demonstrated exceptional sportsmanship, both in practice and competition.
Monday: 6:00 pm – 8:00 pm
Wednesday: 7:00 pm – 8:00 pm
*Access to all training sessions in the month (required)
*Access to all Intermediate/Advanced Program Classes & Open Bouting
*One (1) weekly private lesson