Touché - The Amazing Sport of Fencing
Are you ready for a challenge? Are you looking for something fast & athletic? If so, the sport of fencing is here for you! Fencing is like a physical game of chess that takes strategy.

Being involved in this program will provide students the opportunity to participate in a group setting where friendships are made and true sportsmanship is encouraged.

Come on out and learn self-discipline, gain quick reflexes, and compete independently in a team environment. You are guaranteed to gain a sense of accomplishment, make complex decisions, analyze problems, and most importantly, think fast on your feet!


Teacher Bio

igor-gantsevichIgor Gantsevich’s decade as an elite athlete and National Fencing Team member culminated in 2008 when he won a bronze team medal at an International Grand Prix – the first of its kind in Canadian history. He finished his career on a high note with a bronze medal in Men’s Team Épée at the 2011 Pan American Games in Guadalajara.

Moving from an athlete role, Igor is becoming a major force in the development of fencing in Canada and throughout world. He is currently the President of Dynamo Fencing Club – one of Canada’s top fencing clubs.

Since 2013, Igor has exposed the sport of fencing to over 10,000 children across the lower mainland of British Columbia, and as a result, he now instructs over 500 full time students on a weekly basis.


Day: Thursdays
Start Date: September 8, 2016
Time: 3:30-4:45 p.m.
End Date: June 15, 2017

Selection Criteria

A written paragraph by the applicant stating why he or she is interested in the program.

Head Coach/Teacher

LocationCostTouché - The Amazing Sport of Fencing
Igor GantsevichEagle Harbour Montessori
School Gym
$795Apply Now

Refund Policy: If a student withdraws prior to the course start date, a full refund, less a $100 administrative fee, will be given.

For more information:

Chris Parslow
Directeur-adjoint/Vice Principal
École Pauline Johnson
Ignite Your Passion program

Phone: 604-981-1225
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