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Introduction to Fencing


Fencing & Archery March Break Camp

The Peterborough Fencing Club and the City of Peterborough have partnered to provide a Fencing & Archery March Break Camp to youth ages 8 to 14 in Peterborough.  Participants will have the opportunity to acquire both fencing and archery skills in a fun and social atmosphere.  No previous experience is necessary and all equipment is provided.  

Program is led by certified Peterborough Fencing Club instructors.  Each participant will make three arrows to take home!  For early drop off/late pick up contact the Fencing Club directly at 705-775-5095.

Location: Peterborough Fencing Club, 275 Rink Street, Unit 14


Time   Age Cost 

Monday March 14 to Friday March 18, 2016

 9:00 am - 4:00 pm 8 to 14


Introduction to Fencing

The Peterborough Fencing Club and the Recreation Division have partnered to provide an introduction to Fencing to youth in Peterborough in a 4-week program.  The ancient art and science of fencing is highly disciplined yet incredibly creative.  This class is designed to give you a great first contact with professional, certified coaches to build a solid foundation of skill and understanding of the sport in our dedicated fencing facility.  While advancing in the sport, prepare to harness your inner Jack Sparrow, Dread Pirate Roberts or Jedi Knight and have a fantastic and fun experience.  All equipment is provided. Please bring indoor running shoes and long pants. 

Location: Peterborough Fencing Club, 275 Rink Street, Unit 14


Time   Age Cost 

Mondays, March 21 to April 18, 2016

Mondays, April 25 to, May 16, 2016

Mondays, May 30 to June 20, 2016


5:00 pm to 6:30 pm 8 to 11


Mondays, March 21 to April 18, 2016

Mondays, April 25 to May 16, 2016

Mondays, May 30 to June 20, 2016

6:30 pm to 8:00 pm 12 to 14 $49.00

To Register...

  • Call the Recreation Division at 705-742-7777 ext. 1873 and register over the phone.  Payment by credit card is accepted.
  • Drop by the Recreation Division at 500 George Street North between the hours of 8:30 am and 4:30 pm and register in person.  Drop by the Peterborough Sport & Wellness Centre at 775 Brealey Drive during their current facility hours posted on their website or stop by and register in person.
  • Register Online through the online registration system recServe If you choose this option you must have an account pin # and barcode.  If you do not have an account pin # or barcode simply call the Recreation Division to set up your account information.