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Fencing Camp


 Fencing Camp

Join us for a weeklong camp experience and receive expert training from former National Egyptian Coach, Hossam Hassan. He currently holds certifications from the International Olympic Committee and the French Fencing Federation. Training will include stretching, drills, supervised fencing bouts, games and other fun activities. Participants will learn footwork techniques, blade work, elements of distance and timing, and be introduced to the three weapons. Wear loose, comfortable clothes, long pants and athletic shoes. All other equipment will be provided. Make it a full-day camp by adding another Lodge half-day camp, Lunch Bunch or Camp Extras to your registration! Registration deadline is the Tuesday prior to camp starting. Due to additional camp forms required for your child’s safety, registration will only be taken online at Minimum 10/Maximum 30
Ages: 5 - 16
Days: Monday - Friday
Instructor: Hossam Hassan
Location: The Lodge Gymnasium, Court 2
Cost: $150/Member; $158/Resident; $180/Non–Resident

June 19 – 23
#3439 8:30 – 11:30 a.m.

July 24 – 28
#3441 12 – 3 p.m.

Camp Cancellation Policy
In order to receive a full refund participants must withdraw from camp by Noon the Friday prior to camp beginning. Any withdrawals after Friday at Noon will be charged a 75% cancellation fee.

Registration Information
How to register, Camper Information Form, and Additional Resources
Des Peres Parks and Recreation Department invites people of all abilities to participate in our programs and events. Please notify us when you register or at least three business days in advance of the program/event date if accommodations due to a disability are needed to facilitate your participation and/or if there are medications or allergies of which we should be aware. If an inclusion support person is needed to assist the program participant with a disability, it may take two weeks or more to provide this type of accommodation. If we are unable to meet your needs, there is a grievance procedure available for ADA concerns. For assistance in arranging accommodations for participation or to notify us of medical concerns, please contact Terri Johnson, CTRS/CPRP, Executive Director of Municipal Partners for Inclusive Recreation, at 314-835-6157 (V) or dial 711 to use Relay Missouri, or email her at to discuss your participation.