Epee Grade 4

Demonstrate:(with coach or partner)

While following your partner’s steps forward and backward:

  1. When your partner Attacks to body with a lunge, Counter-Attack with:
    • Opposition in Sixte
    • Opposition in Octave
  2. Maintain step-lunge distance and each time your partner Attacks to body with a step-lunge, Counter-attack to arm and follow this with a Parry to Octave and Riposte in opposition
  3. Maintain correct distance and when your partner pauses, Attack to a arm with a Beat Direct Attack with lunge and continue with a Redoublement to arm with the Recovery each time your partner parries with a step forward
  4. Maintain correct distance and when your partner pauses:
    • Attack to arm with a Beat Disengage
    • Attack to body with a Beat Disengage

From a stationary position:

  1. One-two and double Compound Attacks to arm and body
  2. Parry of Quarte with opposition Riposte
  3. Parry with the guard with detached Riposte

Describe:

  1. Scoring on a pool sheet: first and second indicators
  2. Simple and Compound Attacks
  3. Electrical recording apparatus
  4. Fencers electric equipment
  5. Test weight and gauges
  6. Testing the electric equipment before the start of a bout
  7. Rules regarding faults in a fencer’s equipment before and during a bout

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