Academy's Services - What, When, Where and How Much?

 

Types of Classes and Fees

 

You can download FAOC Schedule that is also shown below.

 

Fencing Academy of Calgary Association - Programs for Current Season*
PROGRAM TIME DESCRIPTION
YOUTH INTRODUCTORY COURSE

 

You can start any time.
Mon 6:00–7:00pm
Tues 6:00–7:00pm
Wed 6:00–7:00pm
Fri 6–7:00pm
6 1-hour group or individual lessons (once per week) for ages 7 – 15 yrs.
All protective gear and equipment is provided.

 

6 Weeks
ADULT INTRODUCTORY COURSE

 

You can start any time.
Mon 6:00–7:00pm
Tues 6:00–7:00pm
Wed 6:00–7:00pm
Fri 6–7:00pm
6 1-hour group or individual lessons (once per week) for ages 16-adult.
All protective gear and equipment is provided.

 

6 Weeks
BEGINNERS & INTERMEDIUM
FOIL, EPEE OR SABRE CLASS

 

(September-December)
(January-May)
Mon 6:30–7:30pm
Tues 6:30–7:30pm
Wed 6:30–7:30pm
Fri 6:00–7:00pm
1-hour group lesson once or twice per week.
(If taking 2 lessons/week, fees include Open Bouting).
  • Participants should have their own mask and glove (or you can rent from the club).
  • Participants are encouraged to take individual lessons to progress to the Competitive Program.
OPEN BOUTING

 

(September-December)
(January-May)
Mon 7:30–8:30pm
Tues 7:30–8:30pm
Wed 7:30–8:30pm
Fri 6:00–7:00pm
1 or 2 practice sessions per week – no classes or individual lessons provided.
Includes use of the scoring equipment and facility.
Equipment rental available.
INDIVIDUAL LESSONS by appointment Available to everyone (see attached information).
Priority is given to Provincial/National level competitive fencers.
  • All individual lessons are by appointment only and must be scheduled in advance (15-20 minutes per lesson).

* - Subject to change by Fencing Academy of Calgary Association.

 

Schedule for the Current Season*
DAY & LOCATION 6:00 - 7:00 PM 6:30 - 7:30 PM 7:30 - 8:30 PM
MONDAY

 

Glenbrook Community Hall
3524-45th Street SW
Calgary
Introductory Course
Foil, Epee or Sabre Class
BEGINNERS & INTERMEDIUM
Foil, Epee or Sabre Class
Individual Lessons
Open Bouting
Individual Lessons
TUESDAY

 

Glenbrook Community Hall
3524-45th Street SW
Calgary
Introductory Course
Foil, Epee or Sabre Class
BEGINNERS & INTERMEDIUM
Foil, Epee or Sabre Class
Individual Lessons
Open Bouting
Individual Lessons
WEDNESDAY

 

Glenbrook Community Hall
3524-45th Street SW
Calgary
Introductory Course
Foil, Epee or Sabre Class
BEGINNERS & INTERMEDIUM
Foil, Epee or Sabre Class
Individual Lessons
Open Bouting
Individual Lessons
FRIDAY

 

École de la Source
360-94 Avenue SE
Calgary
Introductory Course
Foil, Epee or Sabre Class
BEGINNERS & INTERMEDIUM
Foil, Epee or Sabre Class
Open Bouting
Individual Lessons

* - Subject to change by Fencing Academy of Calgary Association.

 

The followings types of classes are offerred by the Academy at the below fees:

 

Classes

Days

Cost

Free Drop-In on Tuesdays at Glenbrook Community Hall at 18:00 Tuesday 0 CDN$
6-Week Introductory Course (Youth or Adult). 6 1-hour group or individual lessons (once per week) for Ages 7-15 - youth and Ages 16 and up - Adult. All protective gear and equipment are provided. You can start any time 130 CDN$
Epee, Foil or Sabre Class (Sep-Dec-1/week) Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Friday 250 CDN$
Epee, Foil or Sabre Class (Sep-Dec-2/week) Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Friday 350 CDN$
Open Bouting (Sep-Dec) No classes or lessons included 200 CDN$
Individual Lessons Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Friday By appointment only - please contact Coach

 

Location and Times

 

Location Name

Address

Days at the Location

Time

Glenbrook Community Hall

3524-45th Street SW, Calgary

Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday

18:00-20:30

Ecole de la Source

360-94 Ave. SE, Calgary

Friday

18:00-19:00

 

Alberta Fencing Association (AFA) Membership

 

In order to participate in fencing classes, club activities and competitions, each fencer has to join the Alberta Fencing Association. There are 2 membership levels to choose from, depending on the level of participation in club activities and in AFA events.

 

The Associate (Recreational) Membership (ASSC) is an annual membership. It allows individuals to partake in classes and events at affiliated clubs. Benefits include: liability insurance coverage, support the development of coaching and refereeing in Alberta, administrative coordination between the clubs, provinces and the Canadian Fencing Federation and ability to sign up for various courses and events offerred by the AFA.

 

The Competitive Membership (COMP). It provides all of the services of the Associate Membership as well as: the ability to participate at a competitive level in Alberta and at out-of-province/country events and to be included in the Alberta Provincial Rankings to be eligible for performance funding. It also includes subsidizing referees for provincial competition and subsidizing purchase and maintenance of provincial tournament equipment.

 

AFA Membership is annual. AFA charges the below for its membership.

 

AFA Membership

Cost

Annual Associate (Recreational) Membership (ASSC) 30 CDN$
Annual Competitive Membership (COMP) 65 CDN$

 

 

You can obtain the AFA membership through the Fencing Academy of Calgary or you may choose to obtain it directly from them.

Fencing Academy of Calgary accepts cash

 

Payment Methods

 

The only forms of payment accepted are credit cards, PayPal, cheques, money orders (bank drafts) or cash. You can pay under one payment for both the classes and AFA membership.

 

Payment by Credit Card or from PayPal Account

 

Fencing Academy of Calgary accepts all major credit cards

To pay by credit card or from your PayPal account, please click on the Pay Now button below - please note that you do not need to have a PayPal account. You will be taken to secure PayPal processing page (we do not see/store credit card information) and return back to our website after completion of payment.

 

 

Payment by Cheques or Money Orders (Bank Drafts)

 

Fencing Academy of Calgary accepts bank drafts and cheques

Please make cheques and money orders payable to: Fencing Academy of Calgary Association (2-3 post-dated cheques for Epee, Foil or Sabre Classes). You can either bring your payment in person or send it to: Vadim Demendeev, 18 Everridge Gdns SW, Calgary, AB Canada T2Y 0H1.

 

Invoices/Receipts

 

Receipts will be provided after payment is accepted and processed.

 

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