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National women’s fencing coach resigns after questioning sex harassment, abuse claim against Penn State assist  Philly.com

Ed Korfanty, the national coach of the U.S. Women's Saber team, resigned over the weekend after speaking about a North Carolina woman's sexual misconduct ...


Olympic pioneer Ibtihaj Muhammad says she has 'unofficially' ended her fencing career  Yahoo Sports

Ibtihaj Muhammad said her story is "more than fencing" and is *content* with her career.


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.


Russia’s 8-time World Champion in fencing Yakimenko says his return to sport is possible  TASS

MOSCOW, May 21. /TASS/. Russia's eight-time World Champion in fencing Alexei Yakimenko, who announced a decision to wrap up with his sports career in ...


Fixing fencing to keep turtles safe | News, Sports, Jobs  Maui News

Jody Kimmel (left) and Jake Egelhoff repair a section of turtle fencing along the shoreline at Kealia Pond National Wildlife Refuge on Friday. They were part of.


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

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. ...


Eli Dershwitz Wins Saber Silver, Remains World No. 1 Five Days Before Harvard Graduation  TeamUSA.org

Consistency, more so than actual medals won, has helped keep 2016 Olympian Eli Dershwitz at the top of the world rankings this season in men's saber fencing.


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 ...


The point of fencing? It’s touching  Newsday

In a decisive moment, I think: one, two-three, slow, fast-fast, then a double advance lunge. I fall short. Quick retreat and a remise. I feel the click of my tip on my ...


State Games fencing set for June 1 in Bozeman  Montana Sports

BILLINGS – Registration is still available for next week's Big Sky State Games fencing competition in Bozeman. The event is slated for Saturday, June 1, at the ...


Hong Kong fencer Vivian Kong’s reign at top ends as she slips to No 3  South China Morning Post

Hong Kong fencing star Vivian Kong Man-wai's reign at the top of the women's rankings ended almost as quickly as her ascension after another ordinary result ...


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.


Lightsaber embraced as sport in fencing halls  Taipei Times

It has for decades been the dream of the young and the young-at-heart to be like Luke Skywalker from Star Wars and vanquish foes with a lightsaber. Now, in ...


Penn State student-athletes continue to exceed national academic averages  Penn State News

Penn State student-athletes continue to excel in the classroom and surpass Division I national averages, according to Academic Progress Rate data released ...


Top Russian skateboarder hit with doping ban  NBC Sports

"Mad Maxim" has clashed with the Russian federation.


Fencing group plans summer camps | Franklin Hamburg Lafayette NJ | Sports  The Advertiser News South

In August, the National Fencing Allicance will offer Youth Fencing Summer Camps for beginners & intermediate fencers at the Police Athletic League (PAL) gym ...


Tiger Woods eyes 2020 Olympics but also faces questions  NBC Sports

FARMINGDALE, N.Y. — Tiger Woods knows how tough qualifying for the 2020 Olympics will be — tougher than qualifying for any PGA Tour event. The question ...


French fencing body recognizes lightsaber dueling as a sport  ESPN

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


Emirati Al Messabi's vision to become female Olympic fencing referee  Gulf News

The UAE's lone foil referee wants to one day represent the country at Olympic Games.


Family value: Support system of sportspersons  Forbes India

Parents, spouses and siblings are often a sportsperson's first line of defence. Without them, a career in sports would often not be possible.


Modern pentathlon: Kate French wins World Cup gold & Jess Varley bronze  BBC Sport

Britain's Kate French wins modern pentathlon World Cup gold as Jess Varley takes bronze.


FENCING: Champs Foconi and Deriglazova dominate Foil Grand Prix; four medals for US  The Sports Examiner

World Champions Alessio Foconi of Italy and Inna Deriglazova of Russia confirmed their status by winning the Foil Grand Prix titles in Shanghai (CHN), but with ...


FENCING: Veterans Hartung and Velikaya score tight wins in Sabre Grand Prix events in Europe  The Sports Examiner

Germany's Max Hartung may be, at 29, entering his prime. His victory in the FIE Sabre World Cup in Madrid (ESP) has moved him up to no. 3 in the federation's ...


UAE fencing duo target Olympic glory  Gulf News

Dubai: Noura Al Breiki and Abdullah Al Hammadi, the fencing duo who are among an elite cadre of UAE athletes participating in the Nad Al Sheba Ramadan ...


Sports Short: Guam Fencing Federation offers free foil camp beginning May 20-31  Guam Pacific Daily News

The Guam Fencing Federation will host a foil camp for free to promote the sport of fencing on Guam\u00a0beginning May 20-31.


FENCING Preview: Sabre stars gather in Madrid and Tunis, including no. 1-ranked Eli Dershwitz of the US  The Sports Examiner

This week's installment of the traveling FIE World Cup has stops for the Sabre specialists in Madrid (men) and Tunis (women), with the top-ranked stars all in ...


FENCING: Italy and Russia go 1-2 in Foil World Cups, with another win for Cassara and Deriglazova  The Sports Examiner

Veterans dominated the Foil World Cups in Russia (men) and Germany (women). Italy went 1-2 in the men's event, with 2011 World Champion Andrea Cassara, ...


Formula 1 2019: Lewis Hamilton dedicates 'beautiful' Monaco Grand Prix pole position to Niki Lauda  Firstpost

Lewis Hamilton said on Saturday he wanted to dedicate his beautiful pole-clinching lap at the Monaco Grand Prix to Niki Lauda, who died earlier this week.


FENCING Preview: Four 2018 World Champions in action in Cali, St. Petersburg and Tauberbischofsheim  The Sports Examiner

It's a busy weekend in fencing, with the third Epee Grand Prix in Colombia and Foil World Cups in Europe. In all, winners of seven World Championship and ...


FENCING: Kharlan claims 50th career in-season medal in Sabre World Cup in Seoul  The Sports Examiner

The three-time World Champion in the women's Sabre, Olga Kharlan, is already in the record books as one of the greatest fencers of her generation. But she ...


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.


Give That a Gold - Week one highlights  Australian Olympic Committee

This week the AOC kicked off the Give That a Gold campaign, and so far we have received some inspiring and heart-warming entries that demonstrate ...


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 ...


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.


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 ...


Harvard launches investigation into sale of fencing coach's house to parent of a recruit  USA TODAY

In the wake of the recent college admissions bribery scandal comes the story of a legendary Harvard fencing coach and a wealthy parent who only wanted "to ...


HEALTHY LIVING: 5 things to know about fencing  Meriden Record-Journal

WALLINGFORD – Fencing, an Olympic sport known for its national competitions, is about much more than just defeating the opponent. The Record-Journal ...


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.


Fencing Family Fosters Sport on Western Slope  WesternSlopeNow

After shedding its brutality, the sport of fencing can be traced back to England in the late 1700's.


Morning Briefing: The Force is strong with the French Fencing Federation  Los Angeles Times

In a sure sign that the world is coming to an end soon, France's fencing federation (cleverly named the French Fencing Federation) has officially recognized ...


Bethesda teen brings home gold from fencing Junior Olympics  WTOP

A teenager from Bethesda, Maryland, didn't expect to win the gold medal, but now is the national champion for his age group in fencing. See photos and video of ...


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.


Lawrence Fencing Duels at National Level  WeAreGreenBay.com

"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 ...


NCAA Championships 2019 Preview  Fencing.Net

The 2019 NCAA Championships begins tomorrow, March 21st 2019 and ends Sunday March 24 and will be partially televised on ESPN3 this year. This article is ...


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 ...


Spotlight Knight: Warren Choi  RU Daily Targum

It has been more than a decade since Rutgers fielded men's and women's fencing teams at the NCAA Division I level. The Rutgers Athletics went out to cut the ...


On Point Practices: Club fencing prepares for first tournament  The Ithacan

The Ithaca College club fencing team is for new fencers to learn the basics of fencing, like footwork, before they compete.


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 ...


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 ...


Lightsaber dueling is now officially recognized as a competitive sport  GEEKSPIN

The French Fencing Federation has recently ruled lightsaber dueling as an official competitive sport. The national governing body for fencing in France.


Delaware Valley University Adds Fencing to NCAA Sports Roster  Fencing.Net

A nationwide search for a Head Coach for the 2019-20 season is already underway. Pennsylvania's Delaware Valley University has this week announced its ...


Club Sports profile: Fencing Club  Oaklandpostonline

Although not particularly commonly known on campus, Oakland University has a fencing club team that caters to everyone, including a new endeavor accessible ...


Joyce earns silver medal at national fencing championships  Loudoun Times-Mirror

Michaela Joyce continued her fencing prowess with another impressive performance April 12-14 at the 2019 USA Fencing Division I National Championships in ...


Fencing star Vivian Kong likely to keep top spot despite another disastrous outing  South China Morning Post

Hong Kong's Vivian Kong Man-wai is likely to cling on to her world number one spot even after performing poorly in her latest epee competition on the world tour ...


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 ...


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.


Lightsaber duelling an official sport in France | World News  Sky News

France's fencing body recognises lightsaber duelling as a sport, granting the weapon the same status as the foil, epee and sabre.


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 ...


Gameday+ | Meet a Buckeye: Oliver Shindler, fencing - Sports - Buckeye Xtra - Columbus, OH  Buckeye Extra

Oliver ShindlerSport: FencingAge: 21Year: SeniorHometown: ChicagoMajor: Criminology Question: You've competed for club and college, but what was it like to ...


Iman Blow faces fear in Olympic fencing pursuit  NBC Sports

Blow is the latest Olympic hopeful product of the Peter Westbrook Foundation.


Columbia fencing wins third national championship in 5 years  CU Columbia Spectator

The Columbia University fencing team won its fifth co-ed team national championship, making it the team's third title in the past five years. This past weekend, in ...


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 ...


Montgomery fencing teams capture state squad titles | Sports  centraljersey.com

It was an ending to the season that sent both of the Montgomery High School fencing teams home happy.


Junior Spencer Deats' passion for fencing drove him to Ball State  The Daily News

Growing up fencing, Deats knew he wanted to continue his passion for the game. With no colleges in his home state of Kansas offering any sort of fencing club ...


Sixth-Ranked Duke Set for ACC Championships  GoDuke.com

DURHAM, N.C. – The sixth-ranked Duke fencing team will travel to Boston, Mass., for the 2019 ACC Fencing Championships Feb. 23-24, hosted by Boston ...


Fencing Lunges into Preseason at Penn State Open | Sports  Harvard Crimson

Harvard fencing lunged, parried, and riposted its way to successful finishes in both the men's and women's divisions during this weekend's preseason-starting ...


Film stars Thurman, Jovovich and Delon are honorary ambassadors of fencing  TASS

PARIS, December 10. /TASS/. World's legendary film stars Uma Thurman, Mila Jovovich and Alain Delon are the honorary ambassadors of the sport of fencing ...


Fencing: Westminster class has locals feeling 'en garde'  Carroll County Times

The sound of swords clashing echoed throughout the gymnasium of Robert Moton Center on a rainy Friday night.


Camelback Village to host Saber Fencing Tournament  Scottsdale Independent

Camelback Village Raquet and Health Club to host Saber Fencing Tournament on April 28.


Exploring Club Sports at Swarthmore: Fencing and Ultimate  Swarthmore Phoenix

In recent years, Swarthmore varsity athletics teams have begun to attract attention on the national stage. But one aspect of the Swarthmore athletics department ...


Morris Hills fencing coach recognized by National Federation of State High School Associations  Daily Record

Fencing has taken Lisa Campi-Sapery around the world and back. The Morris Hills boys fencing coach estimates she's been to 20 countries and more than 30 of ...


Carter going for gold at World Fencing Championships in Italy  The Salem News

Being first in her age group in the entire country for fencing is a huge accomplishment, but Jane Hall Carter has a higher goal to be tops in the world.


How do you qualify for the Olympics?  Fencing.Net

So the first question I was asked is a very good one. How do you qualify for the Olympics and why do you need a different ranking to the official FIE ranking?


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 ...


Girls fencing: All-Passaic County teams  NorthJersey.com

Here are the 2019 All-Passaic County girls fencing teams, selected by the Passaic County Coaches Association.


Always en garde: Tulane club fencing combines skill, community  Tulane Hullabaloo

Tucked away in the farthest basketball court of the Reily Student Recreation Center, the Tulane Fencing club diligently practices their sword work.


FENCING: Imboden regains no. 1 ranking with win in Turin Grand Prix  The Sports Examiner

The international fencing schedule features three Grand Prix events during the season, the most highly-prized tournaments outside of the World Championships ...


Welcome to the Olympic Sport of Fencing!  Fencing.Net

Welcome to Fencing.net! If you're new to the sport or are interested in learning to fence, this is a great place for you to start. We've collected information from ...


Fencing: Concord-Carlisle hosts state qualifier  Wicked Local

The Concord-Carlisle fencing team's season is a little different than it has been in past years.In the past, a typical season for C-C included several dual meets ...


Joyce makes her mark on international fencing stage  Loudoun Times-Mirror

Sterling teen Michaela Joyce was part of a four-member United States fencing team that won silver at the Bratislava Cadet World Cup.


Fencing prepares to foil opposition's hopes this year  Tufts Daily

Entering the 2018–2019 season, the Tufts fencing team is looking to develop a young roster that can contribute to the success of the program for years to come.


Bothell's Comes notches national fencing title in St. Louis  Bothell-Kenmore Reporter

When intensity pays a visit, it's time to turn things up a notch and really go for it. Matthew Comes says bolstering your mental game and finishing strong is what ...


FENCING Preview: More than 300 Sabre stars at second Grand Prix, in Seoul  The Sports Examiner

The second Sabre Grand Prix of the season is getting ready in Seoul (KOR), at the SK Handball Gym. A total of 163 men and 153 women are entered, with the ...


Class Profile: Fencing for the mind and body  La Voz Weekly

Students dart back and forth across the wooden floor, dodging their opponents and weaving between the boundary lines while trying to land blows of their own ...


Yale sending 10 competitors to NCAA Fencing Championships  CTPost

Yale will be sending 10 competitions to the NCAA Division I Fencing Championships, tied for the fifth most in the event being held in Cleveland from Mar. 21-24.


FENCING Preview: Top-ranked Kong, Dershwitz and Velikaya in World Cup action this weekend  The Sports Examiner

The fourth round of World Cup action in Epee and Sabre comes this week on three continents, with strong fields in all four events: â—‹ Men's Epee World Cup in ...


Nikki Franke, former Olympian, has built the Temple women’s fencing program from the ground up  Philly.com

Nikki Franke has spent 46 years building a nationally ranked women's fencing program from the ground up.


Jeff Jacobs: With no explanation from Yale, the firing of Henry Harutunian seems heartless and cruel  CTPost

Wei-Tai Kwok, the former fencing captain at Yale, used the words callous and insensitive. Strong words. Kwok was being kind. Heartless and cruel fit much ...


FENCING: No. 1-ranked Imboden leads US entries at Cairo Foil World Cups  The Sports Examiner

The fourth Foil World Cup of the season will be held in Cairo (EGY) for both men and women, with individual competition on Friday and Saturday and a team ...


The French Fencing Federation introduces lightsaber dueling as a new sport  INQUIRER.net

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


Fencing Rides Dominating Performance Against NYU into Ivy Championships | Sports  Harvard Crimson

After a strong performance at the St. John's Invitational in Queens, N.Y., Harvard fencing traveled back home to take on NYU. With a dominating performance ...


North set to offer his expertise: Bullhead City hires master to teach fencing courses  Mohave Valley News

BULLHEAD CITY — Fencing Master Mel North moved to Mohave Valley earlier this summer, and the 94-year-old is eager to share his expertise with anyone ...


FENCING: Newcomers score first World Cup medals in Buenos Aires, Budapest and Sint-Niklaas  The Sports Examiner

The beauty of the FIE World Cup series is that it's an open competition. If you're good enough, you'll end up on the victory stand. That's what happened on ...


Penn State fencing assistant coach placed on administrative leave after sexual misconduct violations surface  The Daily Collegian Online

Penn State fencing assistant coach George Abashidze was placed on administrative leave by the university, Penn State Intercollegiate Athletics spokesperson ...


Fencing remains undefeated after Columbia Invitational  CU Columbia Spectator

Fencing picked up three victories on Friday evening, defeating NJIT, Stevens, and Johns Hopkins in the annual Columbia Invitational. The Lions (4-0) entered ...


Kong makes it two in a row in Barcelona, Poland do it for the 'Father of Polish Fencing'  Fencing.Net

Hong Kong's Man Wai Vivian Kong has made it two World Cup victories in a row at the Women's Epee World Cup in Barcelona, while Poland were too good for ...


FENCING Preview: Three ranked Americans in action in Cairo Sabre Grand Prix  The Sports Examiner

The first Sabre Grand Prix of the 2018-19 season is on in Caito (EGY) with a large field of 142 men and 130 women, drawing nearly all of the top-ranked ...


CHS Girls Varsity Fencing Places 3rd of 52 at Santelli, Boys Place 8th at Cetrulo  The Village Green

From Columbia High School Fencing: Fencing at Columbia High School has always been a widely popular sport and the team has a storied tradition with many ...


FENCING: Deriglazova outlasts Volpi in match of World Champs in Anaheim Foil Grand Prix final  The Sports Examiner

A dream match-up of the 2016 Olympic/2017 World Champion vs. the 2018 World Champion was the climax of the FIE Foil Grand Prix in Anaheim, California.


Newcomers shine at Morris County Tournament  Daily Record

RANDOLPH - Vivien Buchmann has been fencing for many years. But she'd never experienced anything quite like the Morris County Tournament. A Kinnelon ...