This was a big week for fencing in the media! Fencing found itself in a relatively large spotlight on two major, high viewership television shows and an event replay on ESPN3. First up, Tim Moorehouse fences with Kelly Rippa and Scott Wolf on LIVE with Kelly! httpv://www.youtube.com/watch?v=8g8VssKOCS0 Although the video above heavily features fencing, the entire … [Read more...] about Fencing in the Media Friday Roundup: Chopped, Live with Kelly, and more
There seems to be a lot of content coming out related to fencing recently. First there are the videos going up from the World Cup events on the FIE channel as well as a lot of animated gifs of great saber actions from the Sydney Sabre blog. I found a few others that I liked a figured it was time for a video share post. These are not all fencing-specific videos. When I do one of … [Read more...] about Videos of the Month – November 2014
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=qFE4WvGaMk0 Sydney Sabre presents their tribute to Aron Szilagyi (HUN), world #3 at the end of the 2013-2014 season, and reigning Olympic Champion in individual men's sabre. He a blindingly fast, technically superb and frequently savage fencer. … [Read more...] about Epic Sabre Compilation – Aron Szilagyi Fencing Highlights
Learn the basics of epee fencing from Fabian Kauter: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=1tJOAb4MJEc&feature=youtu.be Fabian Kauter of Switzerland gives us complete guide to Olympic Epee Fencing, explaining the event's rules, tactics and his own enjoyment of the sport. … [Read more...] about How to Fence Epee – Fabian Kauter’s Fencing Guide
Olympic Gold Medalist Aron Szilgyi (HUN) watches his final bout from the London Olympics and talks through his tactics and approach to the bout.
The Olympics YouTube channel just published this Olympic Rewind where men's sabre Gold Medalist Aron Szilagyi watches his 2012 gold medal bout and discusses the bout and his tactics in it. http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=vNgZrwq41OA This is a great video and hearing the thoughts of an Olympian looking back on their bout offers great insights into fencing. … [Read more...] about Olympic Rewind: Aron Szilagyi watches his London 2012 Gold Medal Bout