Benefits of fencing to children

Fencing is very much an individual sport and over the years we have seen time and again the fencing attracts many of those…

How to Watch a Fencing Bout

When you watch a fencing bout, what exactly are you looking at? Newcomers to competition, including parents, partners and even some of the…

It’s OK to not be OK (re-post)

“It’s okay to not be okay. You’re allowed to change your mind, to take a break or leave a situation you don’t feel…

What defines a parry?

According to Article t.7 (old 10) of the FIE Rules of Competition, “the parry is the defensive action made with the weapon to…