160320 Beats

One underlying tactical reality of fencing is that the success rate of attacks increases when the opponent’s blade is moving away from the line into which the attack is being directed.  This seems rather obvious.  Unfortunately, it is obvious to the opponent as well, and few opponents do this willingly, unless as…

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All-Academic Team 2015-2016

The deadline for USA Fencing All-Academic Team Honors applications is 6 May. The description of the program is on USA Fencing’s website.  If you (1) have fenced in a tournament for us this year, (2) are in high school, and (3) have an average of 3.5-3.69 (Honorable Mention), 3.7-3.84 (Second…

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