Digital Edition Fencing Foil: A Practical Training Guide for Coaches, Parents and Young Athletes
Fencing Foil: A Practical Training Guide for Coaches, Parents and Young Athletes
*Be sure to see The Addendum that is also available to purchase that goes along with both books.
After the American Fencers success in the 2008 Summer Olympics, fencing has grown in popularity. Finally, there’s a complete book- from the history of fencing, to technique, injury prevention, and sports psychology- for the purpose of training young athletes. The general information applies to all weapons, with emphasis on foil. The book is for parents, coaches and fencers.
You will discover:
How to develop a program.
Learning styles of children.
How to achieve fencing fitness.
Foil techniques from basic to elite competitive level.
How to remain calm, yet alert when competing.
Numerous games for quick decision-making, agility and speed.
How fencing is challenging mentally, physically, and it’s fun!