These drills point out the necessity of starting an attack with a plan, but without commitment to one set of actions.
Concept: Each action you take in fencing contains a decision point. At the end of an advance you ask yourself: Am I...
Beats. Timing of the beat during the attack. When bouting in the fencing club, or even when executing drills, you will notice...
Beats. How to use different types of beats for different situations. When bouting in the fencing club, or even when executing drills,...
During its Congress, held last weekend in Leipzig (Germany), the International Fencing Federation (FIE) decided to continue with the modernisation of its...
Feint Deceive Exercises, Part II (P: Pupil, L: Leader) 1. Slow – Fast Tempo Exercise L: Straight attack with lunge P: Slow...
Feint Deceive Exercises (P: Pupil, L: Leader) 1. Feint Deceive Decision Exercise A. P: Begin Attack (Simultaneous Tempo) L: No reaction P:...
Simple Defense Exercises – Parry/Riposte Drills
This first set of drills were used by Ron Miller, coach of the UNC- Chapel Hill fencing team. The goal of these...
Question: The wire in my electric foil has been pulled out. I’ve been told to bend the sword, apply glue and press...
NCAA Championships 2019 Preview
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Deriglazova, Garozzo, Italy and USA take Gold in Cairo.
Poland’s ‘Father of Fencing’ dies aged 98
Kano, Russia take gold in Vancouver
Kong makes it two in a row in Barcelona, Poland do it for the ‘Father of Polish Fencing’
Imboden, Volpi win in Turin
France claims double gold in Salt Lake City
Eli Dershwitz wins in Warsaw
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Deriglazova wins tenth World Cup gold in France
Hoyle wins first Grand Prix medal in Qatar
Kruse new world number one, Imboden runner up in Tokyo
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USA Women’s foil team confirms number one ranking with silver in Poland, Kiefer takes individual bronze
Meinhardt, Imboden take minor medals in Paris, Russia takes team gold.
Yury Gelman Foundation hosts fundraiser celebrating the fine art of fencing in New York
Team USA athletes warm up for the World Cup season at January NAC
FIE completes Annual Congress in Paris, withdraws executive orders 4 and 5, for now