(Beginner/Intermediate) $335. Ages 11-17, 9:00am-4:00pm. A Modern Warrior camp fuses Olympic-style fencing, medieval sword fighting techniques, and martial arts training fundamentals to provide an experience designed to increase levels of resiliency, self awareness & problem solving, develop stress-proofing strategies, and raise awareness of personal accountability.
Sword instruction will evolve from the 2-handed medieval longsword to the sport version of the modern Olympic swords. Campers learn the history of sword-fighting, how to move, how to attack, and how to defend with a variety of swords as well as engage in a variety of team and individual competitive scenarios.
Martial Arts instruction will include hand-to-hand self-defense, body coordination development, breathing exercises, enhanced awareness skills, threat detection, problem-solving, and bullying prevention. Students will learn many aspects of martial art training such as: falling, movement from the ground, striking, defending, and more!