Newsreel from Brooklyn Independent Television: Brooklyn recently hosted the 2010 Fencing World Cup and we were on the scene as some of the world’s best fencers gathered with their epees, foils and sabres (don’t you dare call them ‘swords’). From Brooklyn Independent Television’s In The Zone, episode 61. ;Original air date: 7/24/2010.
The 2007 FIE Fencing World Championships kick off on Friday, September 28th. The US comes into the world championships with the Women’s Sabre squad at the top of the team and international rankings and with all of the other weapon squads vying for enough wins to help qualify them for the Beijing Olympic Games. East [...]
Keeth Smart is making the media rounds and is profiled as US Fencing’s “Bad Boy Makes Good” in this well written Richard Cohen article. Cohen, author of By the Sword, provides a look into Smart’s beginnings as a fencer, his relationship with sister and Olympian Erinn, and how he’s worked with Peter Westbrook and Yury [...]
Keeth Smart has risen from the ranks in the US to become a powerhouse on the international circuit. Will Smart be able to outplay, outwit, and outlast the competition next month, or will he fall to perennial favorite Stanislav Pozdniakov of Russia? The individual tournament this year looks to be very interesting. While Stanislav Pozdniakov [...]
New York sabre fencer Keeth Smart continues a strong season by placing 7th at the NYC World Cup. World points leader Stanislaw Pozdniakov placed 5th.