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Fencing for fun and exercise, how to start and other bits of info

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Did you have a fencing unit in highschool? 

Did you every take your fencing outside of highschool? 

Fencing is the activity of fighting with blades. The most common version of fencing today, also called olympic fencing or competitive fencing, is divided into three weapon categories: foil, sabre and épée. Classical fencing uses the same three weapons, but approaches fencing as a martial art.

Competitive fencing is one of five activities which has been featured at every one of the modern Olympic Games, the other four being Athletics, Cycling,Swimming, and Gymnastics.

Jerry Benson, owner and fencing master for over 30 years in the Oklahoma City area

Athletic trainer and Paralympic fencing coach (Syndey and Athens games)

Former United States Fencing Association national officer and committee member.

Host: Shirley Gutkowski
Producer: Shirley Gutkowski

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