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Join us for this exciting sport, one of the fastest growing in the world. People of all ages are fascinated by the movements and excitement of fencing and are eager to find a place that they can go and learn this original, modern sport. Fencing develops physical fitness, the ability to create a strategy, concentration, as well as camaraderie and respect.
 
About the Instructor: Michael Tarascio was a member of the United States World Championship Team in Men’s Foil. Michael is a Level 4 Foil coach certified through the United States Fencing Association. Also, certified through the Positive Coaching Alliance and the American Sports Education Program. He teaches Recreational Classes for Youth, Teens, and Adults. Also, Michael teaches Advanced Level Technique and Tactics Classes and provides Individual Coaching for the Serious Competitive Fencer. Michael’s philosophy on fencing is: “Participate in fencing because it’s fun.”
 
Equipment Policy and Rental: Our policy is that NEFA provides new fencers with equipment for the first eight weeks. For the second and each subsequent session, there is a rental fee payable to the instructor of $40 for eight classes. An individual may instead purchase (recommended) a beginner set (7 pieces) that costs approximately $200. The set includes a foil, mask, jacket, glove, underarm protector, plastic chest protector and a fencing bag.
 
Cancellations: If we need to cancel fencing on a scheduled fencing day, one may make up the class on another day in Arlington, Wakefield or Winchester regardless of where one fences.
 
For more information, please contact Michael Tarascio at Michael@nefencing.com or 978-210-2711.

Please note that Michael will donate $25 to the Reading Food Pantry for each registration we receive from a first-time participant in one of our Reading Recreation Fencing Classes.


Register Activity Ages Grades Days Date/Time Fees
 
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Adult Fencing - Session II 
18 - 99  N/A  11/19/2018 - 01/28/2019
7:15 PM - 8:30 PM

Joshua Eaton Elementary School - Gymnasium
$200.00 R, $205.00 NR
No Fencing on Monday, December 24th, Monday, December 31st and Monday, January 21st.
 
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Adult Fencing - Session III 
18 - 99  N/A  02/04/2019 - 04/01/2019
7:15 PM - 8:30 PM

Joshua Eaton Elementary School - Gymnasium
$200.00 R, $205.00 NR
No Fencing on Monday, February 18th (school vacation).
 
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Adult Fencing - Session IV 
18 - 99  N/A  04/08/2019 - 06/10/2019
7:15 PM - 8:30 PM

Joshua Eaton Elementary School - Gymnasium
$200.00 R, $205.00 NR
No Fencing on Monday, April 15th (school vacation) and Monday, May 27th (holiday).
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