Category: general

Fencing Google Doodle(s) – Updated

You know you’ve made it when you’re on the Google Doodle.  And to mark the start of the 2012 London Olympics the dedicated doodle featured an épéeist!  Yay!   UPDATE! The above was followed by this dedicated fencing Google Doodle…

Happy New Year To All Fencers

It’s that time of year again! The calendar has crawled past the 31st of December and we all wake up full of resolution to face bravely into a new year.  So let’s raise a glass, or even a sword, to…

Some New Fencing Links

I have added some new links to the side bar.  We have two new weapon specific Irish fencing blogs:- Splitting Time describes itself as “The first review of Ireland’s Sabre season” and provides the most up to date and in…

Falling Down

“Falling Man” © Copyright Simon Palmer and licensed for reuse under this Creative Commons Licence. I don’t know what got into me tonight but I fell twice in a course of a five point bout.  As Wilde said, once may…