In the enchanting state of Massachusetts, where the leaves transform into a kaleidoscope of colors every autumn and the winters sparkle with snow, there's a group of extraordinary kids who are masters of the ancient sport, Fencing. These aren't your everyday kids, oh no! These are the "Massachusetts Mini Musketeers", young knights and dames of the modern world, charging into battles with their shiny foils, épées, and sabres. Every day after school, they leave their backpacks at home and replace them with their mighty weapons and impenetrable masks. Meet their fearless leader, Captain Fizzlesticks, a figment from a fairy tale, who stepped out of a dusty old book and into reality. Fizzlesticks, with his fuzzy moustache and a hat as pointy as a fencing sword, makes the training sessions a barrel of laughs. He has a peculiar habit of speaking in rhymes and riddles, which sometimes tangles up the Mini Musketeers, but they love him all the same. When the Mini Musketeers train, they dance a dance of discipline and focus. Their swift, nimble movements are like a choreographed performance, filled with lunges, parries, and ripostes. When they play, laughter echoes across Massachusetts, reaching from Boston's historic Freedom Trail to the leafy trails of the Berkshire Mountains. So, if you're ever in Massachusetts, and hear the 'clink-clink' of fencing swords, follow the sound, and you might just find our Mini Musketeers, led by the rhyming Captain Fizzlesticks, spinning tales of their fencing adventures. Remember, though, don't be fooled by their giggles and grins. These kids are as fierce as they are fun.

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Swift Nature Camp is the perfect place for your child to spend their summer! Our overnight camp for boys and girls ages 6-15 is located in beautiful Wisconsin. We offer a unique blend of traditional summer camp activities and environmental education to help kids increase their appreciation for nature, science, and the environment. We’ve got it all – fun, friendships, adventure trips, and nature! Spend your summer with us – you’ll never forget it!

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Fencing is a great way to get kids physically active, while also teaching them mental discipline. Our program is designed to create a positive and safe environment where fencers can learn both athletic and mental skills through individual and team competition. We strive to help our young athletes succeed not just on the fencing strip, but also in the academic, business, and professional worlds. Through our high-quality instruction and bouting opportunities, we make the sport of fencing accessible to all interested in the greater Boston area. Our goal is to help our athletes become successful, competitive fencers on the national and international levels.

Brighton, MA 02135