China’s Three Musketeers call it Quits

BEIJING, Sept. 29 (Xinhuanet) — Athens Olympic silver medalists Wang Haibin and his home-known foil teammates have decided to quitfrom the international competitions, a Chinese fencing official said Wednesday.

It’s all about Tempo

{mosimage} Recently, the Italian foilists have been doing very well internationally, winning competition after competition. To win these competitions, they have to win a lot of bouts, and to win a lot of bouts, they have to score a lot of points. So let’s talk about how they are getting points and what we can […]

Gold medalist comes to Notre Dame

NewsCenter16 – South Bend, IN: An Olympic gold medalist has come to the campus of Notre Dame on Sunday, as fencing champion Mariel Zagunis starts classes Monday. She was a late addition to the Olympic roster but she battled all the way to victory for team USA.   [Read On]

USFA: World Veterans Championships

The United States Fencing Association announced members of the 2004 Veteran’s World Championships team.  Thirty-two US athletes will compete from clubs around the country. Many team members have won medals in previous Championships, including Ed Korfanty, two-time 50-60 Men’s Saber World Champion (2002, 2003).