|Summer Camp with Olympians: Thompson & Pryor
|| Jun 21, 2019 - Jun 25, 2019
Come and get prepared for the 2019 Summer Nationals and the new fencing season with The Great American Fencers: Soren Thompson & Jason Pryor!
For competitive fencers, please pre-register on AskFRED and pay on our website: https://www.elitefencingacademy.com/plans-pricing
For fencing hobbyists, please sign up on our website: https://www.elitefencingacademy.com/plans-pricing
We also accept checks. Please make payable to Elite Fencing Academy – 11300 Lakefield Drive Johns Creek, GA 30097.
Five days of intense training that focuses on:
- Competitive fencing bouts
- Situational fencing
- Fencing strategies & technical skills
- Footwork, blade work, & fencing drills
- Physical fitness, coordination, & recovery stretches
- Special guidance to prepare fencer for tournament days
GUESTS OF HONOR:
- SOREN THOMPSON: Soren Thompson is a two-time Olympian, World Champion, and USA Fencing Hall of Fame épée fencer. He represented the United States in the 2004 Olympics in Athens, where he reached the quarterfinals and came in 7th, the best US result in the event since 1956 and at the time the second-best result of all-time. He also represented the US in the 2012 Olympics in London. Thompson won a gold medal and world championship in the team épée event at the 2012 World Fencing Championships, the first ever won by US men’s fencing athletes.
- JASON PRYOR: He qualified for 2016 Summer Olympics as the highest ranked fencer from the Americas zone in the FIE Adjusted Official Ranking. At the Olympics in Rio de Janeiro, he placed 22nd in individual épée. He represented the USA World Championship Teams in 2018, 2017, 2015, 2014, 2013.
- And many more nationally-ranked and national medalist fencers.
Elite Fencing Academy
11300 Lakefield Drive
Johns Creek, GA 30097
- A 7,000 sq. ft state of the art fencing facility with fully equipped metal strips.
DATE & TIME:
June 21 - June 25, 2019
WHAT TO BRING:
- Lunch (Elite will provide water and healthy snacks. A full lunch room is available for personal use.)
- Extra shirts
- Complete fencing uniform
Elite member price: $500/week
Sibling discount of 10% off the second sibling and 20% off the third sibling.
Non-Elite member price: $550/week
Daily rate: $125
We look forward to seeing you!
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