5 to 8 years old competitive : $165 monthly recurring
Barracudas are our younger competitors, their goal is to meet and fence 4 hours a week. They fence with live weapons. Our emphasis is on movement and introducing these barracudas to fencing in a safe, fun, engaging environment. Our goal is to prepare these barracudas to become sharks. They compete locally in Texas, mostly in Austin, San Antonio, Dallas and Houston.
Fencers must purchase a USFA competitive membership from www.usfencing.org ($75/year).
They must list Texas Fencing Academy as their primary club and be represented by Texas Fencing Academy staff/coaches at tournaments. Should train minimum 2 times weekly M-Th 6-8pm, Sat 10-12pm. By purchasing this recurring membership you agree to authorize TFA to set up a recurring monthly payment until you send us notification in writing to cancel.
The class covers:
- Basic eye-hand-foot work
- Basic distance control
- Basic fencing
- Introduction to fencing etiquette
- Safety rules and sportsmanship
All fencing equipment is provided by TFA.
To participate in the class you should wear:
- Long sport pants
- Tennis shoes
Barracudas meet Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday and Saturday.
Lessons : 20 min
Class : 180 min
Conditioning : 40 min