LaSalle Fencing Club & Studio

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Italian Day on the Drive

posted on Jun 10, 2013

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Thanks to all our volunteers for helping out at our booth on Italian Day. The crowd loved the games and the chance to stab things with swords.

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Check out our Facebook and Twitter links for more photos!

Vancouver Open Results

posted on Jan 7, 2013
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The results of the Vancouver Open have been posted to AskFred.

Congratulations to our LaSalle medallists:

  • Farooq Habib (1st, Epee)
  • Morgan Burke (2nd, Foil)
  • Carolyn Granholm (3rd, Foil)
  • Stephan Pless (3rd, Foil)
  • Jacob Bennet (3rd, Junior Epee)

Congratulations also to the North Vancouver Fencing Club for winning the team trophy this year, with 6 medals.

Vancouver Open

posted on Dec 13, 2012

It's a Vancouver New Years' tradition - the 12th Annual Vancouver Open fencing tournament.

January 5-6, 2013

Fall Fencing Classes

posted on Sep 5, 2012
Intro to Fencing - Adult
Tuesdays 7:30-9:00pm
Learn the art of swordplay for sport, fitness, or pleasure. We will cover the techniques and tactics of foil fencing in a fun and safe environment. All equipment is provided. Court running shoes and track pants recommended.
 
Fencing for Teens
Wednesdays 3:45-5:45pm
The ancient art of sword duelling has grown into the fast and exciting Olympic sport of Fencing. We will learn to fence in a fun and safe environment, develop skills of attack and defence, and compete in tournament-style bouts. Both novices and experienced fencers are welcome! All equipment is provided. Court running shoes and track pants recommended.
 
Intro to Fencing - Children
Saturdays 10:00-11:30am
Learn the ancient art of sword play for fitness, sport and just plain fun! We will practice tthe art of fencing with foils in a safe, fun environment. All ages and skill levels are welcome. All equipment is provided. Wear track pants and court shoes.
 
 

Monday night pirates

posted on Aug 14, 2012
Ryan and Morgan practicing their pirate skillz.

Fight like a Pirate!

posted on Jun 15, 2012
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Our summer adult fencing class, Fight like a Pirate, begins July 2. Follow the link to learn more!

Children's fencing camps are also accepting registrations now:
  •  8-14 years old - same focus as our Saturday morning fencing class - suitable for younger children and beginners
  • 12 years+ - same focus as our Wednesday after-school class - more emphasis on competition-style fencing bouts and electric fencing
No reason you can't do both camps, if you can't decide which is better for you!
 

BC Provincials

posted on Jun 12, 2012
Congratulations to our Provincial Championships medallists:
  • Farooq Habib (1st - Men's Epee)
  • Connor Hopkins (1st - Junior Men's Foil, 3rd - Cadet Men's Foil)
  • Ryan Fergie (3rd - Junior Men's Foil)
  • Carolyn Granholm (3rd - Women's Foil)
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Men's Epee medallists

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Junior Men's Foil Medallists 

Saskatoon Nationals

posted on May 22, 2012
The team went to Saskatoon for the National Championships May 19-21.

LaSalle Team 

The women's foilists came home with silver medals from the Women's Foil Team competition:

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Vancouver Open results

posted on Jan 10, 2012

Vancouver Open results are now posted to AskFred. 

Also, photos are now up on Flickr, thanks to P.K. Tam.

Congrats to the winners, and thanks to everyone who helped!

Vancouver Open registration is open

posted on Dec 13, 2011
You know you're gonna need to work off the Christmas turkey and stuffing, so you might as well register now.