You’d better think fast and move fast, with a blade just inches away. Learn to do so during a fencing introduction course or the fencing trainings at USC!
You can do fencing at Universum, with your martial arts membership.
There are training sessions at different levels.
With your martial arts membership you can also join the training sessions of all other martial arts.
No experience? Do a beginners course fencing first!
MARTIAL ARTS YEAR
you’re stuck with us for a year, after which you can cancel your membership monthly.
MARTIAL ARTS FLEX
a little more expensive but a lot more flexible, this membership can be canceled monthly from scratch.
15x ENTRY (buy it here)
15x entry to a sport in the passe-partout, to be used within 6 months.
BEGINNERS COURSE (see subscribe)
learn the ins and outs of fencing in 9 weeks/classes.
Booked a class, but can’t make it? Please cancel in advance.
The USC instructor for fencing is Daniël Nivard. As a Maître d’Escrime (Level 4), he holds the highest fencing instructor degree offered by the Royal Dutch Fencing Association. Next to his work training upcoming talent for the fencing association, Daniel Nivard also runs the company DNCoaching (www.dncoaching.nl) to promote fencing to as many people as possible.
All fencing wear and materials are provided for. Please bring trousers, shirt and clean indoor sneakers.
A.S.S.V. Esprit is the fencing club for students in Amsterdam. Join this international group of student fencers, and discover that a great atmosphere is just as important as an intensive training. See www.assvesprit.nl for more information.
Are you a sports fanatic? Are you interested in various sports? Then the USC passe-partout is the right thing for you! Note that while fencing is part of the passe-partout, you can only join trainings after completing an introduction course.
Subscribe preferably online by choosing a membership below. If you come to one of our front desks, we will help you with your online purchase.
First payment: pro-rata
When purchasing a martial arts year or martial arts flex you’ll pay a pro rata amount.
Subsequently, in the first week of every month, a term will be collected by direct debit.
Join all martial arts trainings and many more with a passe-partout membership.
Cancelling is simple
Send an email to firstname.lastname@example.org, or cancel your membership in My USC. Your membership will expire on the last day of that month.
Additional terms & conditions
Check out the additional terms and conditions for all info!
USC works with 3 different member categories. Check out to which category you belong.
Fencing course beginners
Purchase the course by clicking on the ‘Check all courses!’ button above.
Cat. I: € 55,- | cat. II: € 100,- | cat. III: € 130,-
Check in which category you’re in.
Starting dates courses*
Period 1: in the week of 13 September 2021
Period 2: in the week of 22 November 2021
Period 3: in the week of 21 March 2022
Period 4: in the week of 30 May 2022 (please note: a 6 class course)
*courses are available for purchase on the Monday 5 weeks prior to the starting dates above
Categories shortened for full categories
|Cat. I||Students UvA and HvA, other Dutch day universities|
|Cat. II||Employees UvA/HvA, alumni HvA, AUV-members UvA, other full time students of universities of applied sciences|
|Cat. III||Anyone else|