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Wheelchair fencing becomes OU's first accessible club sport  Oaklandpostonline

Accessible sports have a long and storied history. It's about time Oakland University took a stab at them. The Wheelchair Fencing team is a new team within the ...

Penn State Alumna And Olympian Continues Winding Career On Road To Tokyo 2020  Onward State

"I really hope that I'm able to drive girls and help them be inspired to do what they want to be doing."

Denison adds women's fencing as 24th varsity sport  Big Red Athletics

GRANVILLE, Ohio- Denison University Associate Vice President and Director of Athletics Nan Carney-DeBord has announced the addition of women's fencing ...

Opinion: Fencing is more than a sport to me  Los Angeles Times

Fencing is Life by Taylor Cho, Orange Lutheran Class Of 2021.

Wheelchair fencing world titles up for grabs in Cheongju  Around the Rings

Just over 200 athletes from 30 countries are bringing top-level wheelchair fencing to Asia from Tuesday (17 September) as they go for world titles in Cheongju, ...

Survey looks at keiki sport options

HONOLULU — A new report released by the Sports & Society Program at the Aspen Institute analyzes the state of youth sports in Hawaii and offers ...

Come watch the sport of fencing, free tournament Aug. 31  The Daily Courier

The local fencing club, Salle d' Escrime of Prescott presents the 25th and final Fall Classic Fencing Tournament at Prescott High School, 1050 Ruth St from 10 ...

Pickleball picking up: Advocates eager Lubbock investing in growing sport, building new courts

Lubbockites can soon have their pick of places in which to play an increasingly popular sport.Lubbock's City Council last week voted to approve a city budget ...

Denison women's fencing team achieves varsity status  The Denisonian

The Denison women's fencing team is one of the campus' new varsity sports, and is the first of the fencing teams to achieve varsity status.

Global fencing community joins together to ‘Fence for our Planet’ on FIE’s World Fencing Day

Fencers around the world joined together and made a difference on the International Fencing Federation (FIE) World Fencing Day staged last weekend.

Fencers square off in 2nd annual Steel City Historical Fencing Club tourney  TribLIVE High School Sports Network

In the 11000-square-foot Pro Sports Monroeville complex, behind the backdrop of a floor-to-ceiling American flag, fencing enthusiasts and athletes used ...

Want Your Kid to Get a Sports Scholarship? Teach Them This Sport  Sportscasting

When people think about college sports that will get them or their children into school for a healthy scholarship, they probably think about major sports like ...

Local Sports in Brief: 25th Prescott Fall Classic Fencing Tournament on Aug. 31-Sept. 1  Prescott Daily Courier

Two fencers of Salle d' Escrime, a local fencing club in Prescott, joust ahead of the 25th Prescott Fall Classic Fencing Tournament from Saturday, Aug.

Olympic highlights 17-09-2019 - Olympic News  Olympics

IOC ACTIVITIES President IOC President Thomas Bach welcomed a delegation led by Queensland Premier Annastacia Palaszczuk, who presented a project.

Fencing: Ancient Art, Modern Sport  The Cadre

By Lothar Zimmermann. Spencer McGregor (Kinesiology), the 2017 and 2018 champ in all three disciplines (Foil, Epee, Sabre). Photo Credits: LZ ...

U.S. fencer Race Imboden given 12-month probation for Pan Am Games protest  The Washington Post

Two American athletes who recently staged protests on the medal stand at the Pan American Games were given 12 months of probation, with the head of the ...

Wheelchair Fencing World Championships: Dimitri Coutya and Piers Gilliver win gold and bronze  BBC Sport

Britain's Dimitri Coutya retains his men's Epee B title while team-mate Piers Gilliver wins bronze in the Sabre A at the World Wheelchair Fencing Championships ...

The art of fencing  Sportstar

Since fencing is a combat sport in which you use a tool in your hand to score a point instead of knocking down your opponent through force – and skill – it ...

$8.5M-plus wagered in Iowa's first month of sports betting  KCCI Des Moines

More than $8.5 million was wagered at 13 participating casinos in Iowa's first month of sports betting. Ames station WOI reports that figures release by the Iowa ...

Wheelchair Fencing World Championships: Piers Gilliver and Dimitri Coutya win gold and silver  BBC Sport

Britain's Piers Gilliver and Dimitri Coutya win gold and silver respectively on the opening day of the Wheelchair Fencing World Championships in South Korea.

Fashion brand condemned over school shooting clothes with bullet-like holes  The Guardian

The Bstroy label's sweatshirts reference schools such as Sandy Hook and Columbine – to the disgust of survivors and their families.

Marietta Council talks spending | News, Sports, Jobs  Marietta Times

Marietta City Council considered a series of appropriation and transfer requests Monday through joint committees with council's' finance committee. Water.

French fencing body recognizes lightsaber dueling as a sport  ESPN

France's fencing federation has recognized lightsaber dueling as a competitive sport.

Centre getting $200,000 in recreation, environmental grants | News, Sports, Jobs  Lock Haven Express

BELLEFONTE —Two Centre County projects have been awarded $200000 in state funding to enhance recreational opportunities for area residents and protect ...

Generation Grit: Ex-gangster and fencing coach once thought sport was about building fences  The Straits Times

Former gangster-turned-national athlete Lim Wei Wen found a new life in fencing. This is the latest in a series of resilient millennials who defied the odds.. Read ...

Wheelchair-bound Chennai fencer with iron will wins gold in national championship  The New Indian Express

Armed with a thin sword, Deepika Rani R, a wheelchair user, swooshes towards the opponent and wins the round.

Glyndwr University accused of hypocrisy over football park event  BBC News

A university has been accused of hypocrisy for celebrating the launch of a new £4m sports facility while fencing off part of a field four miles away. Wrexham's ...

Could America's wokest sport really be ... fencing?  The Guardian

Fencer Race Imboden caused a stir when he knelt for the anthem at the Pan-Am Games. But his sport is more diverse than many would think. Beau Dure. Tue 13 ...

Lisbon prepares for Johnny Appleseed Festival | News, Sports, Jobs  The Review

LISBON —You would never know it by the weather, but the Johnny Appleseed Festival is about to get underway. The 52nd version of the fall festival will be he.

ADD Festival is the unofficial relaunch party for Athens' electronic music community  Mixmag

“Ah, the old airport,” the taxi driver muses nostalgically. As we enter the grounds of the former Ellinikon International, we slow down to a careful roll and the cab ...

Imboden accepts 12-month probation for taking a knee at Pan-Am Games  Fencing.Net

Two-time U.S. Olympic fencer Race Imboden has escaped a ban and instead been handed a twelve-month probation by the U.S. Olympic and Paralympic ...

Teen Sejal fencing her way to success  Deccan Herald

After annexing the U-14 State title, Sejal, representing Karnataka, emerged the U-12 girls' Epee champion and bagged the team gold at the 4th Child Cup and ...

USA fencing championships | Elderly competitors still find sport fun  The Columbus Dispatch

For the oldest competitors in the USA Fencing National Championships, age is just a number, not an impediment. Athletes in their 70s and 80s are taking up the ...

WATCH: Soweto man Joseph Maluleke's deep-rooted love for fencing | Saturday Star  Independent Online

Johannesburg - Joseph Maluleke is slumped on his couch inside his Diepkloof, Soweto, home. The 28-year-old has been on his cellphone all day, constantly ...

Marlborough mayoral hopefuls have their say on sport as codes wait on new hub

Recreational spaces and investing in sport a high priority - at least for two mayoral hopefuls.

Fencing Feature: Olympic sport is unique but growing in our desert  KESQ

Since it started 16 years ago, the Desert Fencing Academy has brought a different type of sport to the Coachella Valley.

Lightsaber fencing is now an international sport  We Are The Mighty

You don't need to wait for Master Yoda to train you on your lightsaber skills. The newest sport in France probably has a few years before it will be in the ...

Use L'Force: France registers lightsaber dueling as an official sport  Fencing.Net

The French Fencing Federation has given the weapon made famous by Star Wars' characters Luke Skywalker, Obi-Wan Kenobi and Darth Vader the same ...

Greg Massialas is patriarch of America's first family of fencing. His target: gold  Los Angeles Times

Greg Massialas' San Francisco club has contributed to a surge in American fencing, churning out a string of top-ranked competitors in the discipline of foil.

Saturday Sports: NCAA Basketball Championship, Harvard Fencing Coach Scandal  NPR

NPR's Scott Simon talks with Howard Bryant of ESPN about the Final Four tournament and the scandal swirling around Harvard's fencing coach.

Ibtihaj Muhammad, content with fencing career, steps away from competition  NBC Sports

NEW YORK — Ibtihaj Muhammad's clairvoyant moment came last August, when the Olympic sabre fencer made the hajj pilgrimage for her first visit to Mecca.

Moellhausen wins in overtime to become Brazil's first World Fencing Champion  Fencing.Net

A dramatic gold medal bout that went to a priority minute has decided the women's épée and provided the highlight of Day 3 at the FIE's World Fencing ...

UAAP 82 opening to be a celebration of all student-athletes  ABS-CBN Sports

Host Ateneo de Manila University draws the curtains on the 82nd Season of the UAAP on Sunday at MOA Arena. The vision of Ateneo is to make the event the ...

Local Notebook: STEM Academy fencing coach wins national honor

Five years ago if you would have told Corlis Hicks she would someday win a major coaching award, she would have been flabbergasted.

Breaking Down the Investigation Into Harvard's Fencing Coach and a Peculiar Real Estate Deal  Sports Illustrated

Harvard's fencing coach is under investigation after a housing transaction raised admissions concerns. What does it mean, and what's next?

UNC Tar Heels only fencing coach retires after 52 years  Raleigh News & Observer

Ron Miller retired after coaching the UNC Tar Heels' fencing programs for 52 years. He gives lessons at Apex Fencing Academy. He started at North Carolina in ...

Pentucket grad and UNC fencing commit Cam Santos to compete at nationals  The Daily News of Newburyport

This summer is the beginning of a new fencing journey for recent Pentucket graduate Cameron Santos.

Fencing club provides mental, physical challenge for Allegheny athletes  The Campus

There are 13 club sports offered at Allegheny College, each bringing something unique to campus. One of the sports offered that some may not be familiar with ...

U.S. Fencer and Hammer Thrower Lead Silent Protests at Pan-American Games  The New York Times

The United States fencer Race Imboden took a knee at the awards ceremony of the Pan-American Games on Friday, and the next day, the hammer thrower ...

Burroughs grad Beihold's talents stretch far beyond being All-American fencer  Los Angeles Times

University of California San Diego's Beihold has an illustrious collegiate life that extends past standout fencing career.

Sunshine State Games brings fencing tourney to Alachua  Gainesville Sun

Fencing continues Sunday at Legacy Park off Peggy Road.

Dubai Fitness Challenge 2019 is back! Here's what we know...  What's On

Now in its third year, the Dubai Fitness Challenge 2019 will run from Friday, October 18, 2019 to Saturday, November 16, 2019.

Budapest 2019 Fencing World Championships  Olympic Channel

Complete guide, preview, schedule, and everything else you need for the Budapest 2019 Fencing World Championships.

A day in the life of… YOG fencing coach Greg Massialas - Olympic News  Olympics

As part of our behind-the-scenes series on life at the Youth Olympic Games (YOG), speaks to Greg Massialas, coach of the USA fencing team at ...

Lawrence Fencing Duels at National Level

"No one expects to see fencing in Wisconsin, so when we're at national events and regional events, it's a lot of 'hey who are you guys' and 'we didn't know there ...

Fencing club challenges members physically, mentally  The Daily Evergreen

Athletes from the WSU fencing club were clashing swords as they practiced in Smith Gym on Thursday night. Fencing is an old practice with cultural references ...

Welcome to the Olympic Sport of Fencing!  Fencing.Net's guide to the Olympic sport of fencing! This is your one stop shop for all info a beginner or prospect needs for fencing sport.

Keystone fencing making a name - Sports  The Wyoming County Examiner

The Keystone College Giants support a fencing club team with the purpose of informing and educating students about the different aspects of fencing, while also ...

Stop Overvaluing Sports: How Harvard Can Grow | Opinion  Harvard Crimson

In April, Harvard got its own entry in college athletics admissions scandals as it began investigating head fencing coach Peter Brand over financial transactions ...

College scandal: Chinese high school fencing Dad who bought Harvard coach's house also purchased youth academy  USA TODAY High School Sports

Jie "Jack" Zhao's purchase of Harvard fencing coach Peter Brand's house led to an investigation. Now his purchase of the land housing a prep fencing academy ...

Imboden takes his stand as US fencers dominate Pan American Games  Fencing.Net

Race Imboden's decision to take a knee for the U.S. national anthem after winning the men's team foil at the Pan American Games in Peru has taken focus from ...

Three Swords Fencing: A Modern Twist on an Ancient Sport  9&10 News

Fencing is a sport that goes back centuries, long before basketball, baseball and football. This historic sport has made its way to a Traverse City non-profit called ...

Ex-fencing coach convicted in attempted molestation of a minor  USA TODAY High School Sports

An ex-fencing coach at Caddo Magnet High School (Shreveport, Louisiana) has been convicted of an attempted molestation of a child.

Kiefer delivers first medal for USA on a dramatic night of finals at the 2019 World Fencing Championships  Fencing.Net

Lee Kiefer has fenced superbly during the final stages of the women's team foil competition on Monday night in Budapest, helping the USA to its first medal of the ...

President Bach passes on fencing know-how to young athletes in Papua New Guinea - Olympic News  Olympics

IOC President Thomas Bach met young athletes at the the impressive Taurama Aquatic & Indoor Centre in Port Moresby, Papua New Guinea, on Thursday.

COLUMN: Authority Figures Must Learn from the Harvard Fencing Scandal | Sports  Harvard Crimson

We were so close, guys. USC. Stanford. Hell, even Yale – as if last weekend's bashing from the batter's box wasn't enough. In the midst of the largest admissions ...

Harvard fencing coach fired over sale of home to prospect's dad  Fox News

Harvard University has fired a fencing coach over the sale of his home for nearly double its assessed value to a wealthy businessman whose teenage son was ...

Harvard Fencing Concludes Season with Fourth-Place Finish in NCAAs | Sports  Harvard Crimson

With six All-Americans and a fourth place overall team finish, Harvard fencing concluded its season with a strong performance in the NCAA Championships last ...

US Women's Epee Fencing Team Claims World Cup Silver Medal In Dubai

It was a silver Sunday for the members of the U.S. women's epee fencing team, who claimed the No. 2 spot at the world cup stop in Dubai. The top-ranked U.S. ...

Air Force names new Fencing Head Coach  KKTV 11 News

Omar Elgeziry has been named the head coach of Air Force fencing, announced today by Director of Athletics Nathan Pine. A former Olympian, Elgeziry returns ...

US Fencers assert dominance at Pan-American Championships in Toronto  Fencing.Net

Fencers from the U.S. have dominated the recently completed Pan-American Fencing Championships in Toronto, Canada, winning ten out of a possible twelve ...

British Researcher Investigates the Science of Fencing  Fencing.Net

A former international fencer has reported on the physiological and biomechanical demands of the sport with the aim of exploring new ways to improve ...

World's best tune up for Budapest  Fencing.Net

The best fencers in the world are competing in their respective regional championships before they converge on the BOK Sports Hall in Budapest, Hungary for ...

From a birthday party to a podium celebration: Mason Moskowitz's path to Team USA glory  Poughkeepsie Journal

How a mom's birthday party for her 10-year-old eventually led to Poughkeepsie's Mason Moskowitz winning three international medals for Team USA.

Fencing at the Tokyo 2020 Olympics - Travel, Schedule, Info, News  Fencing.Net

Welcome to the guide to the 2020 Tokyo Olympics! Find travel information, schedule, television info, news, and much more!

‘No one will believe you.’ Somebody did: Penn State fencing assistant fired over groping allegation  Allentown Morning Call

A woman says she told Penn State University's head fencing coach that one of his assistants had groped her on a plane, but the coach failed to report her ...

Dust fencing going up for Kihei project | News, Sports, Jobs  Maui News

A Goodfellow Bros. crew installs dust fencing along the perimeter of the Maui Bay Villas by Hilton Grand Vacations timeshare project at the former Maui Lu ...

Fencing Junior Olympics Brought More Than 2,000 Competitors to Denver  Our Community Now at Maryland

Fencing athletes from 45 states converged upon the Colorado Convention Center in mid-February to compete in the 2019 Junior National Championships.

Cardinal Fencing Academy athletes earn medals at summer nationals  Loudoun Times-Mirror

Athletes from Cardinal Fencing Academy in Sterling combined to bring home multiple medals from the 2019 USA Fencing Summer Nationals, contested June 28 ...

Penn State fencing coach Wes Glon did not report sexual misconduct allegations against assistant George Abashidze, report says  The Daily Collegian Online

Penn State fencing head coach Wes Glon did not report sexual misconduct allegations against assistant coach George Abashidze when he was made aware of ...

Columbus hosting the largest fencing event in the world again.

COLUMBUS -- The largest fencing tournament in the world will break records again this summer as the USA Fencing National Championships and July ...

Cubs' Kris Bryant: There should 'absolutely' be fencing around field after Almora foul ball  USA TODAY

Cubs' Kris Bryant said fencing should be extended around the entire field after teammate Albert Almora's foul ball struck a young girl in the stands.

UNC fencing coach Ron Miller expresses gratitude after 52 years at the helm  Charlotte Observer

Ron Miller, UNC's fencing coach of 52 years, is officially retiring at the end of June. He's the only coach North Carolina has ever had until now.

Fencing to protect refuge complete this summer | News, Sports, Jobs  Maui News

Feral Animal Removal Experts LLC owner Greg Czar lines up the ram of a hydraulic pile driver as “fence guy” Hawk Prive positions a 10-foot-long, 8-inch-diam.

Bribery scandal points to the athletic factor: A major force in college admissions  The Washington Post

The University of Michigan, a charter member of the Big Ten, is widely regarded as an athletic powerhouse. Brown University is not. The Wolverines are a ...

Israel nabs its first-ever World Cup fencing medal, winning silver  Haaretz

The blue and white lost to Russia in the finals but now has a better chance of reaching the 2020 Olympics in Tokyo.

How Do Host Country Slots Work in the Olympics?  Fencing.Net

Our rankings focus on the 204 athletes (102 men and 102 women) that will qualify for the 2020 Tokyo Olympics Games in Fencing, but under our qualification ...

Local fencing club finishes third at national championships  The Oakland Press

The Renaissance Fencing Club won seven medals at national championships last week, including two gold medals, making the Troy-based foil club third in the ...

The sport of fencing is described as physical chess  CNN

A sport which relies on the use of skills, tactics and strategy. The modern adaptation of fencing is now attracting a new generation of competitors in Africa.

Local residents win medals at fencing national championships

The Renaissance Fencing Club, which features several residents from the Hometown Life area, won seven medals at national championships last week, ...

The French Fencing Federation introduces lightsaber dueling as a new sport

Inspired by the Star Wars movie franchise, this newly recognized sport will surely attract aspiring jedis (or siths) to engage in friendly competition!

From the Archives: The Professionalization of Ivy League Sports  Harvard Magazine

Although Ivy League athletics does not rise to the level of the powerhouse college sports conferences—with their multibillion-dollar broadcasting deals, ...

Papua New Guinea Olympic Committee accepts fencing as newest sport

The Papua New Guinea Olympic Committee (PNGOC) has accepted fencing as its newest member sport.

The science behind the Olympic sport of fencing  The Conversation UK

In foil, epee and sabre, Olympic fencers must have exceedingly rapid reactions. This academic (and fencer) is researching the sport.

Vivian Kong becomes first Hong Kong fencer to win World Cup gold medal  South China Morning Post

The 25-year-old epeeist is the first Hong Kong fencer – man or woman – to win one of fencing's most prestigious titles.

The Race For Tokyo 2020 Begins  Fencing.Net

As of the beginning of April, the qualification season for the Tokyo 2020 Olympics has begun! April 4th, 2020 is the finish line when the qualifications will be ...

Ibtihaj Muhammad named Stanford Baccalaureate speaker  Stanford University News

Ibtihaj Muhammad – an activist and entrepreneur whose participation in the Olympics helped make her a prominent voice for religious tolerance – has been ...

Fencing in Sonoma County  Community Voice

While the sport of fencing has been around for literally hundreds of years, it is one not often considered by people, especially for their children. However, the ...

Cleveland State University hosts NCAA Collegiate Fencing Championships at Wolstein Center  News 5 Cleveland

Cleveland State University and the Greater Cleveland Sports Commission hosted the NCAA National Collegiate Fencing Championships at the Wolstein Center ...

Outdoor fencing tournament aims to sharpen Montreal’s interest in the sport  Global News

Notre-Dame-de-Grâce park turned into a battleground Saturday, for the fifth edition of the Sword Play Outdoor Tournament.