Type: Combat sports

Lightsaber fencing

Duelling with iconic lightsabers! Join the training sessions at Universum with your martial arts membership.

Timetable

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    Week 24

    Lightsaber fencing at USC

    A new sport with colorful lightsabers, also known as Ludosport.
    Improve your coordination & stamina.
    It’s lots of fun, but safety always comes first.
    With your martial arts membership you can also join the training sessions of all other martial arts.

    Which membership do you choose?

    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.

    Making a reservation and checking in

    • You need a reservation for every visit to USC.
    • Book a training in the timetable above.
    • You can make a reservation 6 days in advance.
    • You can have 2 active reservations for the upcoming 6 days. But as soon as your first reservation is over, you can make a new one. So, you can work out more than twice a week (if there are free spots)!
    • You can choose how you enter USC: by using the finger scan or by using the My USC – mobile access app. Download the app: Android and iOS.

    Check out all reservation and house rules

    Cancelling and no show fee

    Booked a class, but can’t make it? Please cancel in advance.

    • Cancel up to one hour before the start of your reservation (but earlier is encouraged!).
    • Are you not cancelling (on time)? Then you risk a no show fee of €3,-.
    • Are you not paying the no show fee? In that case you can’t make a reservation/work out for 2 weeks.
    • Your no show fee doesn’t end up on the big USC company pile. Check in which sports goal we’re investing the no show fee income.

    Cancel your booking

    USC instructor

    USC instructor Tim Vreeburg

    • is a certified Ludosport instructor (form 1);
    • chose green as the color of his lightsaber;
    • and is the owner of Ludosport Amsterdam.

    With Ludosport Amsterdam, Tim brought Ludosport to the Netherlands, and he’s ready to spread the word about this cool, new sport even more!

    Wear and gear

    • Easy fitting sports clothes (a black shirt is preferred).
    • For men, a groin guard is mandatory after the first training that you’ve joined.
    • Lightsabers are available in class. If you own a lightsaber yourself, feel free to bring it! We’ll have a look together whether you can use it during the training or not.
    • Head protection is not mandatory, but eye protection is. At least firework glasses or better (available during class).
    • Gloves with padding are mandatory (available during class).

    What do you learn from it?

    In a friendly enviroment, you’ll battle each other with lightsabers – a unique sport, now for the first time available in the Netherlands. Improve your:

    • agility;
    • control;
    • and self-confidence.

    Plus… You always have a cool thing to talk about at a party!

    Get a trial membership!

    Subscribe

    MARTIAL ARTS FLEX

    Category I € 15,-

    Category II € 26,-

    Category III € 42,-

    SubscribeTariff categories

    MARTIAL ARTS YEAR

    Category I € 10,-

    Category II € 20,-

    Category III € 35,-

    SubscribeTariff categories

    Subscribe
    Subscribe preferably online by choosing a membership above. If you decide to subsribe at 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.

    Direct debit
    Subsequently, in the first week of every month, a term will be collected by direct debit.

    Passe-partout membership
    Join all martial arts trainings and many more with a passe-partout membership.

    Cancelling is simple
    Send an email to usc@uscsport.nl, 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!

    Locations

    Sportcentrum Universum
    Science Park 306
    1098 XH Amsterdam
    (020) 525 89 55

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    Categorization

    Categories shortened for full categories

    Cat. IStudents UvA and HvA, other Dutch day universities
    Cat. IIEmployees UvA/HvA, alumni HvA, AUV-members UvA, other full time students of universities of applied sciences
    Cat. IIIAnyone else