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Luxembourg Junior Mens Epee World Cup

Challenge Gretsch 2014 – Junior Men’s Epee World Cup

Fencers will compete here for the first FIE event of the season in Junior Mens Epee The Junior Men’s Epee World Cup Circuit kicks off at the Centre National Sportif et Culturel un Luxembourg on Saturday, Sept 20th. The event will also be the FIE debut of FencingTime as the tournament software – and FencingTime...

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Derek Cotton

Learn How to Become an International Referee

Join Derek Cotton and learn more about becoming and FIE level referee. The Path to Becoming an International Referee with Derek Cotton Wednesday, October 08, 2014 7:30 PM – 9:30 PM (Eastern Time) Webinar Link: https://www.anymeeting.com/AccountManager/RegEv.aspx?PIID=EB50DD8785493C Learn more about how to progress...

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Fencing Flash Mobs this Sunday

The fencing flash mob is set for Sunday, Sept 7. This weekend the largest organized fencing flashmob will be staged as clubs worldwide are taking to their town squares or similar places on Sunday, September 7th to engage in a Fencing Flash Mob. The Italian Fencing Federation is launching #fencingmob, a worldwide flash...

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