Introduction to Fencing Through Play
Sonya Li and Scott Cunningham, Foil fencing coaches at Halberstadt, are continuing the outdoor class for May, 'Introduction to Fencing Through Play'. Four Sundays, starting May 8th, at Jackson Playground (17th St & Arkansas St) from 10am - 11am. This class is for 4 - 6 year olds with a participating guardian and will focus on play, fun, and the basics without equipment.
Y12 NATIONAL CHAMPION!!
Halberstadt is pleased to announce that Angie T. is the 2021 USA Fencing Y12 Women's Sabre National Champion!
Angie won the 2019 Y10 Women's Sabre National Championship also, making her Halberstadt's first youth two-time National Champion!
Angie also earned her D21 rating in the event.
Welcome to HFC Julien!
Meet our newest coach, Julien Ouedraogo
Julien has traveled all the way from Dakar, Senegal to join our cadre of excellent coaches. Take a look at his bio page under the "Meet our Coaches" tab for all the details. He is already hard at work in our Youth/Junior Sabre Program, and will be guiding our Adult Classes very soon. Julien represented Burkina Faso in Men's Sabre at the Bejing Olympics in 2008, and has become a three weapon Fencing Master, and an international level referee since then!
If you are interested in finding out what he has to offer he is currently accepting students for lessons in all three weapons. Please email: firstname.lastname@example.org or use our contact form for more information.