Youth Olympic Fencing Wraps Up in Buenos Aires

After four days of fencing in Argentina, US athletes have walked away with one silver and one bronze from individual competition. 2018 Cadet World Champion Kenji Bravo has taken silver in the men’s foil and May Tieu has taken bronze in the women’s foil at the Youth...
British Researcher Investigates the Science of Fencing

British Researcher Investigates the Science of Fencing

A former international fencer has reported on the physiological and biomechanical demands of the sport with the aim of exploring new ways to improve individual performance. Despite fencing’s long history as an Olympic event (it debuted at the first games in Athens,...
Fencer in Focus: Team USA’s Eli Dershwitz

Fencer in Focus: Team USA’s Eli Dershwitz

Eli Dershwitz, the left-handed Olympic sabre fencer from Harvard, spoke to Fencing.net earlier this year, right before winning individual Silver at the 2018 Wuxi World Championships. FN: Hello Eli, thanks for talking to fencing.net. Congratulations on a great season!...
Delaware Valley University Adds Fencing to NCAA Sports Roster

Delaware Valley University Adds Fencing to NCAA Sports Roster

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 intention to add both men’s and women’s fencing to its student athletics program from 2019-20. Citing the United...
International Fencing Day, Team USA Awards Recap

International Fencing Day, Team USA Awards Recap

Dershwitz, Hurley and the Women’s Foil team sweep Team USA Award’s Best of July honors The heroics of American fencers Eli Dershwitz, Courtney Hurley and the Women’s foil team at the recently completed World Championships in China have earned them top honors at the...