Camps & Clinics for Advanced Fencers

1. Pre-National Clinic

Last practice before the summer nationals! All ages welcome. Clinic is designed for those attending USA Fencing Summer Nationals 2023.
Intensive training with Coaches Daniel Hondor & Julian Rueda Espinosa, and Olympia’s elite fencers.

2023 Clinic Dates:

June 23-26, 2023

Clinic Hours:

10 AM – 2 PM Friday/Monday
2 PM – 6 PM Saturday/Sunday
Cost: $500.00 ($140.00/day)
Pay $100.00 deposit via askfred, complete your payment in your first day, by credit, check or cash.

Pre-Registration closes on 06/12/23. $100 late fee applies after.

Campers will be assigned to groups by fencing level. Includes group warm-up, stretching & conditioning specifically designed to enhance the fencer’s athleticism, speed, and endurance for the competition.

Youth fencers will have the opportunity to learn from more experienced fencers.

Clinic schedule:
Warm-up
Stretching/Conditioning
Footwork, Fencing Drills, blade work, strategy
Snack
Strength Training
Fencing Drills/Footwork
Structured Bouting
Video analytics

Individual lessons are available after/before and/or during the camp hours, upon request.

2. Elite Competitive Summer Camps

These camps are intended for fencers enrolled in the most advanced programs and require approval from the camp director. Step up your training and get ready for the new season!

Speed and strength building, goal setting, mental and tactical preparation.
Indoors and outdoors exercises; our camp combines serious training with camaraderie and fun.
Cambridge location only.

Summer 2023 Dates:
Week one: August 7-11, 2023
Week two: August 14-18, 2022
Camp hours: 10:00 AM- 4:00 PM
Cost: $700.00/week or $160/day. 10% discount for attending both full weeks.

Pre-Registration closes on 07/15/23. $100 late fee applies after.

The competitive camps are run by Olympia’s founder and director, coach Daniel Hondor and Julian Rueda Espinosa. Every year we aim to invite special guests from the elite, international fencing world, which will be announced ahead.
Among our past international guests are Olympic and World medalist, Spanish fencer José “Pirri” Luis Abajo, Olympic and multiple world medalist, Romanian fencer Ana-Maria Popescu (née Brânză ),  Cornel Milan, Coach of the Romanian women’s épée national team, and others.

 


Please bring your own lunch, individually packed and ready to serve; no sharing is permitted.
Iggy’s Bakery store is a short walk from the club, Whole Foods, Trader Joe’s, and Bon Me are also within walking distance.

Non-club members are invited to enjoy the same rate as our students!