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U of T students, staff and faculty can login and register with their UTORid. Community members will need an account on recreation.utoronto.ca to login and register for classes.

For instructions on creating your account for recreation.utoronto.ca, visit uoft.me/campusrec

  • Wear long track pants, light court type shoes or sneakers, and T-shirts.
  • Protective equipment is provided.
  • Water bottles are recommended.
  • Participants are taught the history, rules, and etiquette derived from the days of dueling.
  • Level I and Level II classes offered. Completion of level I or previous basic training a prerequisite to Level II. 
  • Classes are offered in the Fencing Salle at the Athletic Centre, in the basement level opposite the Lower Gym.

Fencing Instruction Level 1

This introductory class teaches stretching, basic footwork and how to defend and attack with a foil.

Fencing Instruction Level 2

This class teaches more advanced techniques, competitive tactics and weapon-specific training. Completion of Fencing Instruction Level 1 or previous basic training (subject to instructor approval).

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