Club Membership & Class Plans
Club Membership - Please read all of the following
Once you have completed a Beginning Trial Membership, you are ready to become a Valkyrie Club Member and sign up for weekly classes and practices.
Club membership gives you access to class & practice sessions.
Monthly Practice/Class Sessions $110/month (auto billed)
All Club Members MUST be USAFencing ACCESS/Competitive Members as well.
Please go to www.usafencing.org and register as a member.
Class Sessions are organized, with Safesport/USA Fencing Certified Instructors. All Teachers are background checked. All Teachers are nationally rated referees and Nationally or Internationally competitive athletes. Classes are 100 minutes long.
Each class includes;
warm up (footwork, games, etc.)
Session Focus (See below)
application (bouts in rotation, team, pool or one on one by assignment)
Classes focus on 1 of 7 principles per session;
Physical Training - Conditioning & Endurance
Technical - Drills that focus on excellence in technique
Mental - athlete's ability to cope with challenge
Tactical - building offensive/defensive conversations with opponents
Performance - Simulates tournament environments for athlete analysis
Team Building - Lessons that promote camaraderie and trust between teammates
Situational- focus on unique but critical scenarios
Equipment is available for use to all Valkyrie Club members. However, we greatly encourage the purchase of personal equipment for best fit and safety. Equipment is available for purchase at Valkyrie Fencing Club.
Athletes rated E and Above who hold a current competitive USA Fencing Membership can attend the bouting only session from 8:00 - 9:30 pm Tues - Friday for $20/session.
You must have your own electric gear.
You may not use club equipment if you are not a Valkyrie Club member.