Tanya Smith

Instructor, Kids and Youth Classes
Trainer Bio

Tanya Smith is an educator and fencer specializing in children’s classes. Tanya uses her knowledge as a lifelong athlete and martial artist to build the foundation all sword students need by focusing on both biomechanics and technique. Tanya understands and encourages student creativity and individual learning styles, and incorporates this into creating a strong foundation personalized to each student.

HEMA tournaments:

IGX 2014 – Women’s Longsword, 1st place
IGX 2014 – Women’s Sidesword, 3rd place
IGX 2014 – Overall in Women’s Division, 3rd place
FNY 2015 – Overall in Women’s Longsword, 2nd place