World’s best tune up for Budapest

World’s best tune up for Budapest

The best fencers in the world have competed at their respective regional championships before they converge on the BOK Sports Hall in Budapest, Hungary for the 81st edition of the FIE’s Fencing World Championships to be held July 15 – 23. With only a...
The biggest fencing tournament in the world gets bigger

The biggest fencing tournament in the world gets bigger

The world’s biggest fencing tournament has begun in Columbus, Ohio with more than 5,400 competitors expected to compete from 48 states and 20 different nationalities at the USA Fencing National Championships to be held between June 28 and July 7. Already the...
Velikaya and Apithy win gold at Moscow Grand Prix

Velikaya and Apithy win gold at Moscow Grand Prix

Russia’s world number one sabre fencer, Sofya Velikaya, has won her home Grand Prix in Moscow for the fourth time in her career, while French veteran Bolade Apithy has won his first. The FIE’s final Grand Prix event of the season took place in Moscow over...
The Race For Tokyo 2020 Begins

The Race For Tokyo 2020 Begins

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 solidified. To kick things off, we’re again tapping the expertise of David Baker to set the table for...
Foconi, Deriglazova win Grand Prix gold in Shanghai

Foconi, Deriglazova win Grand Prix gold in Shanghai

Italy’s world number one Alessio Foconi has won his first Shanghai Foil Grand Prix gold at the weekend after three previous minor medals, while Russia’s indomitable Inna Deriglazova has defended her title from last year. World Champion Foconi defeated...