Watch the video of the finals for the Men’s and Women’s Team Sabre events at the 2013 Absolute Fencing Gear Korfanty Cup in Chicago, IL.
This video provides an examination of fencing as a sport and a hobby as it exists today.
Alexander Massialas won the Junior World Championship in men’s foil. Massialas earned the 4th seed into the elimination rounds and faced team mate Race Imboden in the final 8. Massialas won that bout 15-8 and then advanced to knock off top seed Kirill Lichagin (RUS) 15-10. In the finals Massialas defeated Lorenzo Nista (ITA) 15-13. [...]
US fencers continued to earn places on the podium this week as Lee Kiefer and Eli Dershwitz both won bronze medals on the first day of the junior competitions at the 2013 Cadet and Junior World Championships. Italy placed two fencers into the final 4 in Junior Women’s Foil, and the USA placed two into [...]
Occhiuzzi (ITA) v. Reshetnikov (RUS) Aldo Montano did not fence in the Padua world cup due to a bicep injury. Italy had a strong showing with Occhiuzzi winning gold, Nuccio the bronze, and Italy the team gold medal.
Here’s a video from the 1992 Coaches College where coach Ron Miller leads a lecture on the simple attack.
The 2012 Milwaukee North American Cup marked the return of Olympic staple Soren Thompson, who had been recovering from a knee injury. Thompson had a tough road to the finals, facing Andras Peterdi (15-13), Justin Dion (15-10), Lorenzo Casertano (15-8), Jimmy Moody (12-10), Alex Tsinis (15-10), and Andras Horanyi (10-8) before losing in the finals [...]
Damien Lehfeldt breaks down video of the December Division I Women’s Epee gold medal bout.
The Mini is using a bit of staged swordplay in their “Not Normal” ad campaign: What do you think?
Watch the final bout of the Division I Men’s Epee tournament from the St. Louis NAC held October 12-15. Here are the top-32 from the event: Place Name 1 Rhea, R. Rob (Rob) 2 Rodney, Adam 3T Yergler, Jonathan 3T Watson, Adam 5 Ibrahim, Ayyub 6 Boyadzhiev, Kristian 7 Canevari, Marco 8 Dion, Justin [...]