Northwestern University will be offering four summer fencing camps this year. Please see below for details. For more information on all camps and to register, please visit www.wildcatfencingcamps.com.
Competitive Camp: Join the Northwestern Coaching Staff for a camp focused on the process of competition. Tactical drills, strip tactics, competitive mindset, and technical work will be discussed and worked on to help you better manage your competition process.
Dates: June 13-16, 2019
Location: Blomquist Recreation Center, 617 Foster Street, Evanston, IL 60201
Cost: $395 for the camp or $125/day
Open to any and all ages 12 and up. Competitive experience recommended. Plan to bring a lunch, a water bottle and a notebook.
Youth Beginning and Intermediate Camps: Come explore the sport of fencing with the Northwestern Fencing Staff. Learn the basics of footwork, blade work, and bouting in a fun and safe environment.
Dates: June 13-16, 2019 from 9am to 3pm
Location: Blomquist Recreation Center, 617 Foster Street, Evanston, IL 60201Cost: $225
Dates: August 1-4. 2019 from 9am to 12pm
Location: Blomquist Gymnasium, 617 Foster Street, Evanston, IL 60208
Open to any and all ages 8-13. 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.
Elite Camp: Train with the Northwestern Coaching Staff as well as former U.S. Coach Ro Sobalvarro and Canadian Coach Mike Pedersen for five days of high level tactics and bouting.
Dates: August 1-4, 2019
Cost: $495 for non-boarders or $150 per day, $795 for boarders
Location: Patten Gymnasium, Blomquist Recreation Center, 617 Foster Street, Evanston, IL 60201. Open to any and all ages 12 and up. Competitive experience recommended.