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PE.740 Fencing, Spring 2006

MIT fencer attacks his opponent.

MIT fencer Spencer Sugimoto attacks his opponent at the New England Championships. (Photo courtesy of Joanna Tong.)

Highlights of this Course

This course features instructional video as well as a complete calendar.

Course Description

This course is intended to provide students with the fundamentals of fencing, including footwork, bladework, bouting and refereeing. It will allow students to develop the ability to analyze a fencing bout, and promotes creativity in applying acquired skills in a fencing bout.

Technical Requirements

Special software is required to use some of the files in this course: .mp4.



Jaroslav Koniusz

Course Meeting Times

Two sessions / week for 6 weeks
1 hour / session



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