Beginners’ Course

This semester’s beginners’ course will start on the 12th of February, 2019. The course takes ten weeks; together with a group of other novices you will receive an introduction in the art of fencing under supervision of maître Johan Walraven.

The training hours are from 20:30 to 22:00 every Tuesdays.

Among others a number of basic movements will be taught:

  • Fencing steps
  • Attacks
  • Parries
  • Ripostes
  • Compound attacks

A sport card is mandatory to access the Student Sports Centre. Fencing materials are supplied by the Sports Centre and Hoc Habet. All you need is normal sporting clothes (preferably with long jogging trousers) and indoor sport shoes.

The first lessons are free, after the first month of lessons you’ll be asked to become a member of Hoc Habet, which in itself has a cost of 10 euros per semester.

Interested? Please join our training on Tuesdays!