Lightspeed is coming to the Portland area! This 2.5 hour workshop introduces you to basic defense and attacks, linear and lateral footwork, countermoves, and simple strategy. We also go over the rules of competitive Lightspeed-saber and how to run and referee matches.
The workshop consists of stretch and warmup time, instruction, and light sparring. It's suitable for anyone at any experience level, with or without traditional fencing experience. All required equipment is included.
Recommended age: 16 years or older. Minimum age: 13 years old. You must sign a waiver. If you are under 18 you must have a parent or guardian present to sign your waiver for you.
Where: Oregon Fencing Alliance
Oregon Episcopal School Sport and Recreation Center (SPARC)
6699 SW Oleson Rd
Portland, OR 97223
When: Saturday, June 16, 2018, 1:00 PM - 3:30 PM
Suggested donation: $25. The class may be free but the facility is not. If you're happy after the workshop, we'd appreciate your helping us pay for it.