Columbia University’s Head Fencing Coach (and newly elected USA Fencing board member) Michael Aufrichtig gave this TEDx talk discussing the importance of paying attention to the details and focusing on specific plans to improve. Pay attention to his point about 1-touch bouts: About TEDx, x = independently organized event In the spirit of ideas worth […]
Backstage video of Italian women’s foilist Elisa Di Francisca’s photoshoot for the new issue of SportWeek, on sale Saturday, May 17 with the Gazzetta dello Sport. She dons the standard fencing gear but also gets to brandish a lightsabre as part of the fun.
This video comes from the Seoul Men’s Foil World Cup via Lee Kyu Jin’s video channel. This is a Top-8 bout between Race Imboden (USA) and Yuki Ota (JPN). There’s a host of videos from the Seoul men’s and women’s foil events there, so if you have a favorite foilist on the FIE circuit, check the […]
Video series with Seth Baldwin and Cody Mattern on epee footwork. In this series, Seth Baldwin and Cody Mattern demonstrate the most effective drills for learning to assess and control distance.
The Ivy League Digital Network recaps a dramatic 2014 Ivy League Round Robins at Brown University. The men’s title was split by Harvard and Columbia while the Princeton women claimed their fifth straight title.
Bogdan Nikishin (UKR) won his first event of the 2013-2014 World Cup season at the 2014 Heidenheim World Cup. This brings him to five Top-Eight finishes of the seven tournaments on the Men’s Epee circuit he’s competed in, with three of them being Top-Four results. He is currently ranked 5th in FIE World Rankings, only […]
Men’s Sabre Team World Cup - Trofeo “Luxardo” 2014 - Padoue, Italy Italy vs. Russia in the 2014 Trophy Luxardo – Men’s Team Sabre World Cup in Padoue #padova2014 Final Results: Finals: Russia defeats Italy 45-43. Bronze: Korea defeats Germany 44-38 (according to the results page.) Team USA: In the 32, Austria defeated the USA 45-40. Place […]
CyrusofChaos has released his compilation of Amazing Fencing Touches from 2013. This is a great highlight reel of the best of the best fencing actions in the world (that we have access to on video). Video Description: This video features fencers from a variety of countries in a variety of world cups during the 2012-2013 […]
Budapest, 9 August 2013 – The International Fencing Federation (FIE) has released the three part movie series “En Garde” as part of it’s 100 year anniversary. All parts run 26 minutes each and showcase the FIE’s and fencing’s rich heritage. They draw upon the sport’s constant presence at the Olympic Games since the first modern […]
Live Streaming of the 2013 Fencing World Championships: Wednesday, August 7th. The FIE is running a live stream of the elimination matches in for the 2013 Fencing World Championships in Budapest, Hungary. The evening sessions are broadcast with equipment similar to the one used at the Olympic Games, including a high speed super slow motion […]