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The Anatomy of a Perfect Fleche. ©Fencing.Net and Damien Lehfeldt

The Anatomy of a Perfect Flèche Attack

At the recent Plovdiv Cadet World Championships, Los Angeles International Fencing Center’s (LAIFC) Justin Yoo lost a heartbreaking 15-14 priority bout for the Gold medal to Hungary’s Patrik Esztergályos. During the bout, the FIE managed to capture a photo of a beautiful flèche from Yoo that highlighted...

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New Rules in Effect

USA Fencing has adopted the recent rule changes made by the FIE as of April 1. These changes are now in effect: · Simple corps-a-corps in foil and saber is no longer a group 1 offense. When there is a simple corps-a-corps, halt should be called, and the fencers placed back on guard. Corps-a-corps to avoid...

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Nzingha Prescod named one of Glamour’s Top 10 College Women

Nzingha Prescod appears as one of Glamour Magazine’s Top 10 College Women of 2014 Nzingha Prescod announced today via Facebook that she’ll be appearing in the upcoming Glamour magazine feature on Top 10 College Women. Looking at the site, this isn’t your sports or celebrity magazine list of “10...

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