Archive for November 2016

You Lost and Your Opponent Won   1 comment

The sun was in my eyes, my opponent was tall, their blade was longer, my sleeve snagged on something, I slipped, they were a MOD. One of my biggest pet peeves in fencing is when someone loses and then attempts to blame something/someone that deflects all fault from themselves. I have made similar excuses in […]

Posted November 30, 2016 by Torse in Uncategorized

Concussions in Fencing 5: Armoring Up   22 comments

(Ed. This is part 5 of a multi-part series. Comments that indicate a failure to read previous entries shall be mocked and, possibly, moderated with extreme prejudice. The author took the time to do the research, you can take the time to read it) (Part 1 Part 2 Part 3 Part 4) What Causes Concussions: As we […]

Posted November 15, 2016 by Gawin in Teaching and Training, Uncategorized