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$39 for Four 60-Minute Introductory Fencing Classes Including Equipment ($290 Value)
Students learn fundamental fencing skills from veteran fencer Heik Hambarzumian, a 6-time Pacific Coast champion, 3-time national champion, and 13-time member of America's world championship team, whose career spans more than 40 years. Youth introductory classes are usually held on Saturdays, adult class on Tuesdays. New sessions start during the first week of the month; see the full class calendar.
Anaheim Hills Fencers Club
Maestro Gabor Fekete, the head coach at Anaheim Hills Fencers Club, brings an impressive resumé brimming with the highest achievements in the sport. A medalist in the 1991 World Championship, Coach Fekete is a Maestro in all three weapons, Foil, Epee and Saber. He was the former National Coach of Hungary. His coaching experience spans 15 years in major fencing clubs around Europe. By sharpening the minds and bodies of young competitors and fostering a sense of discipline and teamwork, Maestro Fekete’s program aims to groom the next wave of fencing champions. Given this mission, the stellar track record comes as little surprise: Maestro Gabor Fekete has successfully placed his fencers in the European Championship and the World Championship every year for the past twelve years.