Fencing is an ancient discipline, the only European martial art and one of the few sports represented in EVERY Olympic Game since Athens 1896. The ultimate goal in this elegant, prestigious and traditional sport is to hit an opponent without getting hit. Challenging the body and the soul, the art of fencing blends patience and determination with discipline and competitiveness. Read more
A traditional summer camp, over 26 sports, camp activities, including swimming, tennis, canoeing, biking. Camp AK-O-MAK Encourages girls to be brave and to discover strength while connecting with each other.
A traditional camp with diverse programming & exceptional instruction, we believe in teaching kids compromise, patients & empathy. Fun is a given. Through thoughtful & individualized programming, our campers thrive here.
Haliburton Highlands; Oakville; Ottawa
Traditional (multi activity)
As a combat sport, fencing calls on tremendous agility, reflexes, tactical smarts, discipline and hand-eye coordination. It improves coordination and posture while providing aerobic exercise and strength training.
This graceful sport combines strength, peace of mind and speed. It requires focus and discipline, and a lot of hard work. Fencing teaches you patience, self-control, balance and coordination. Fencing is often called physical chess because you need to be able to think in a split second, calculate risks and make decisions about your next move in every situation. Plus, fencing provides your child with the opportunity to develop character, learn unique skills, and make new friends.