Fencing - insidethegames.biz - Olympic, Paralympic and Commonwealth Games News http://www.insidethegames.biz/sports/summer/fencing Fri, 22 Aug 2014 22:33:15 +0100 Joomla! - Open Source Content Management en-gb contact@insidethegames.biz (insidethegames) Gold for Olympic champion Robeiri at World Fencing Championships http://www.insidethegames.biz/sports/summer/fencing/1021541-gold-for-olympic-champion-robeiri-at-world-fencing-championships http://www.insidethegames.biz/sports/summer/fencing/1021541-gold-for-olympic-champion-robeiri-at-world-fencing-championships By Emily Goddard

Ulrich Robeiri (pictured left) has claimed gold in the men's épée final at the World Fencing Championships ©Getty ImagesFrench team Beijing 2008 Olympic champion Ulrich Robeiri has claimed gold in the men's individual épée final at the World Fencing Championships in Kazan.
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emily.goddard@insidethegames.biz (Emily Goddard) Fencing Sun, 20 Jul 2014 14:49:44 +0100
Gold for Italy and Russia in foil matches at World Fencing Championships http://www.insidethegames.biz/sports/summer/fencing/1021498-gold-for-italy-and-russia-in-foil-matches-at-world-fencing-championships http://www.insidethegames.biz/sports/summer/fencing/1021498-gold-for-italy-and-russia-in-foil-matches-at-world-fencing-championships By Emily Goddard

Arianna Errigo has secured victory in the women's foil event of the World Fencing Championships ©Getty ImagesItaly and Russia today claimed one gold medal apiece in the foil events on the second day of medal matches at the World Fencing Championships in Kazan, Russia.
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emily.goddard@insidethegames.biz (Emily Goddard) Fencing Sat, 19 Jul 2014 22:34:12 +0100
Kharlan successfully defends women's sabre title at Fencing World Championships http://www.insidethegames.biz/sports/summer/fencing/1021438-kharlan-successfully-defends-women-s-sabre-title-at-fencing-world-championships http://www.insidethegames.biz/sports/summer/fencing/1021438-kharlan-successfully-defends-women-s-sabre-title-at-fencing-world-championships By Emily Goddard

Olga Kharlan (right) has won gold in the women's sabre at the World Fencing Championships in Kazan ©Getty ImagesUkraine's Olga Kharlan has successfully defended her women's sabre title on the first day of medal events at the World Fencing Championships in Russian Kazan.
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emily.goddard@insidethegames.biz (Emily Goddard) Fencing Fri, 18 Jul 2014 22:13:19 +0100
Athletes on-guard as World Fencing Championships set to get underway in Kazan http://www.insidethegames.biz/sports/summer/fencing/1021309-athletes-on-guard-as-world-fencing-championships-set-to-get-underway-in-kazan http://www.insidethegames.biz/sports/summer/fencing/1021309-athletes-on-guard-as-world-fencing-championships-set-to-get-underway-in-kazan By Gary Anderson

Action at the World Fencing Championships in Kazan will get underway tomorrow ©AFP/Getty ImagesThe world's top fencers have arrived in Russian city Kazan as they get set to take part in the World Fencing Championships which get underway tomorrow with the Opening Ceremony at The Tennis Academy.
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gary.anderson@insidethegames.biz (Gary Anderson) Fencing Mon, 14 Jul 2014 10:44:00 +0100
Columbus set to welcome record numbers for US National Fencing Championships http://www.insidethegames.biz/sports/summer/fencing/1020708-columbus-set-to-welcome-record-numbers-for-us-national-fencing-championships http://www.insidethegames.biz/sports/summer/fencing/1020708-columbus-set-to-welcome-record-numbers-for-us-national-fencing-championships By Gary Anderson

Reigning world champion Miles Chamley-Watson is set to compete at the US National Fencing Championships in Columbus next week  ©AFP/Getty ImagesMore than 4,000 competitors are expected to descend on the Greater Columbus Convention Center, Ohio for the start of the United States National Fencing Championships and July North American Cup.
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gary.anderson@insidethegames.biz (Gary Anderson) Fencing Wed, 11 Jun 2014 10:40:40 +0100
British fencer Kruse to achieve 100th international cap at St Petersburg Grand Prix http://www.insidethegames.biz/sports/summer/fencing/1018611-british-fencer-kruse-to-achieve-100th-international-cap-at-st-petersburg-grand-prix http://www.insidethegames.biz/sports/summer/fencing/1018611-british-fencer-kruse-to-achieve-100th-international-cap-at-st-petersburg-grand-prix By Emily Goddard

Richard Kruse is set to achieve his 100th senior international cap for Britain this weekend ©British FencingFebruary 26 - British Olympic foil fencer Richard Kruse is set to achieve his 100th senior international cap for his nation at the St Petersburg Grand Prix this weekend.
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emily.goddard@insidethegames.biz (Emily Goddard) Fencing Wed, 26 Feb 2014 22:53:22 +0000
FIE reveals dates for new Fencing Grand Prix Series http://www.insidethegames.biz/sports/summer/fencing/1018507-fie-reveals-dates-for-new-fencing-grand-prix-series http://www.insidethegames.biz/sports/summer/fencing/1018507-fie-reveals-dates-for-new-fencing-grand-prix-series By Emily Goddard

The International Fencing Federation has revealed the dates for its new Grand Prix Series ©FIEFebruary 18 - The International Fencing Federation (FIE) has revealed the nine dates on which competition will take place as part of its inaugural Grand Prix (FGP) Series in the 2014-2015 season.
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emily.goddard@insidethegames.biz (Emily Goddard) Fencing Tue, 18 Feb 2014 21:42:00 +0000
USA Fencing complete coaching line-up ahead of Rio 2016 with men's sabre appointment http://www.insidethegames.biz/sports/summer/fencing/1017850-usa-fencing-complete-coaching-line-up-ahead-of-rio-2016-with-men-s-sabre-appointment http://www.insidethegames.biz/sports/summer/fencing/1017850-usa-fencing-complete-coaching-line-up-ahead-of-rio-2016-with-men-s-sabre-appointment By Nick Butler

Zoran Tulum will hope to improve on the two quarter-final slots of US sabre fencers, including Daryl Homer, at London 2012 ©AFP/Getty ImagesJanuary 8 - USA Fencing has completed its lineup of national fencing coaches ahead of Rio 2016 by announcing Zoran Tulum at the helm of the men's sabre team.]]>
nick.butler@insidethegames.biz (Nick Butler) Fencing Wed, 08 Jan 2014 20:41:26 +0000
US announces six coaches to lead national fencing teams to Rio 2016 http://www.insidethegames.biz/sports/summer/fencing/1017635-usa-fencing-announce-six-coaches-to-lead-national-fencing-teams-to-rio-2016 http://www.insidethegames.biz/sports/summer/fencing/1017635-usa-fencing-announce-six-coaches-to-lead-national-fencing-teams-to-rio-2016 By Paul Osborne

USA Fencing has named six coaches to lead the US national team to the Rio 2016 Olympic and Paralympic Games ©Getty ImagesDecember 30 - The United States has named six coaches that will join the national team to help prepare its fencing athletes ahead of the Rio 2016 Olympic and Paralympic Games.

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Qatar will face Leipzig in the race for the 2017 World Fencing Championships ©AFP/Getty ImagesNovember 29 - Qatar is aiming to continue a period of hosting major sporting events after they officially handed over their bid for Doha to host the 2017 World Fencing Championships to the International Fencing Federation (FIE).]]>
nick.butler@insidethegames.biz (Nick Butler) Fencing Fri, 29 Nov 2013 23:07:28 +0000
Russia awarded 2014 and 2015 World Fencing Championships http://www.insidethegames.biz/sports/summer/fencing/1017206-russia-awarded-2014-and-2015-world-fencing-championships http://www.insidethegames.biz/sports/summer/fencing/1017206-russia-awarded-2014-and-2015-world-fencing-championships By Nick Butler

Russia will host the 2014 and 2015 World Championships ©Getty ImagesNovember 29 - Russian cities Kazan and Moscow have been awarded the 2014 and 2015 editions of the World Championships after they were the only candidates, it has been announced at the the International Fencing Federation Congress at Automobile Club de France in Paris.]]>
nick.butler@insidethegames.biz (Nick Butler) Fencing Fri, 29 Nov 2013 17:13:51 +0000
Men's sabre and women's foil team events removed from Rio 2016 fencing programme http://www.insidethegames.biz/sports/summer/fencing/1017208-men-s-sabre-and-women-s-foil-team-events-removed-from-rio-2016-fencing-programme http://www.insidethegames.biz/sports/summer/fencing/1017208-men-s-sabre-and-women-s-foil-team-events-removed-from-rio-2016-fencing-programme By Nick Butler

Women's team foil is one of two events to be removed from the Rio 2016 programme ©Getty ImagesNovember 29 - Men's sabre and women's foil will be the two team events excluded from the programme for Rio 2016, it was announced today at the International Fencing Federation (FIE) Congress at Automobile Club de France in Paris.]]>
nick.butler@insidethegames.biz (Nick Butler) Fencing Fri, 29 Nov 2013 17:13:56 +0000
US Fencing looking to seeking candidates for four positions on Board of Directors http://www.insidethegames.biz/sports/summer/fencing/1017181-us-fencing-looking-to-seeking-candidates-for-four-positions-on-board-of-directors http://www.insidethegames.biz/sports/summer/fencing/1017181-us-fencing-looking-to-seeking-candidates-for-four-positions-on-board-of-directors By Paul Osborne

USA Fencing has opened up the application process for four new members of their Board of Directors ©USA FencingNovember 26 - The application process for four positions on the USA Fencing's Board of Directors has opened with the Nominating Committee currently seeking candidates for two At-Large director positions and a single position for Elite Coach director and Age-Group Parent director.]]>
paul.osborne@insidethegames.biz (Paul Osborne) Fencing Tue, 26 Nov 2013 13:25:41 +0000
San Francisco and Kazan bidding for 2014 World Fencing Championships after Sofia withdrawal http://www.insidethegames.biz/sports/summer/fencing/1017137-san-francisco-and-kazan-bidding-for-2014-world-fencing-championships-after-sofia-withdrawal http://www.insidethegames.biz/sports/summer/fencing/1017137-san-francisco-and-kazan-bidding-for-2014-world-fencing-championships-after-sofia-withdrawal By Paul Osborne

The FIE is due to vote on the host of the 2014 and 2015 World Fencing Championships at a Congress in Paris on Friday ©Getty ImagesNovember 25 - San Francisco and Kazan will bid to host the 2014 World Fencing Championships at a Congress being held at the Automobile Club de France in Paris on Friday (November 29) - exactly 100 years after the founding of the Federation in 1913.]]>
paul.osborne@insidethegames.biz (Paul Osborne) Fencing Mon, 25 Nov 2013 15:27:06 +0000
World's largest fencing tournament to return to Columbus for second successive year http://www.insidethegames.biz/sports/summer/fencing/1016295-world-s-largest-fencing-tournament-to-return-to-columbus-for-second-successive-year http://www.insidethegames.biz/sports/summer/fencing/1016295-world-s-largest-fencing-tournament-to-return-to-columbus-for-second-successive-year By Nick Butler

The Ohio city of Columbus will host the 2013 North American Fencing Cup and USA National Championships in 2013September 27 - The North American Fencing Summer Cup, which is held alongside the USA National Championships and is the world's largest annual tournament, will return to the Ohio city of Columbus for the second successive year after the success of this year's version in July.]]>
nick.butler@insidethegames.biz (Nick Butler) Fencing Fri, 27 Sep 2013 16:22:05 +0100
President of Bach's gold medal sport offers congratulations in person http://www.insidethegames.biz/sports/summer/fencing/1016210-president-of-bach-s-gold-medal-sport-offers-congratulations-in-person http://www.insidethegames.biz/sports/summer/fencing/1016210-president-of-bach-s-gold-medal-sport-offers-congratulations-in-person By David Owen

International Fencing Federation President Alisher Usmanov meets new IOC chief Thomas Bach in LausanneSeptember 24 - The leader of the sport in which Thomas Bach, the new President of the International Olympic Committee (IOC), won his Olympic gold medal has personally congratulated the 59 year-old German on his recent election.]]>
duncan.mackay@insidethegames.biz (Duncan Mackay) Fencing Tue, 24 Sep 2013 18:06:31 +0100
Virginia Beach named to host USA Fencing national tournament http://www.insidethegames.biz/sports/summer/fencing/1016088-usa-fencing-national-tournament-to-be-held-at-virginia-beach http://www.insidethegames.biz/sports/summer/fencing/1016088-usa-fencing-national-tournament-to-be-held-at-virginia-beach By James Crook

Virginia Beach Convention Centre will host the January 2014 North American CupSeptember 18 - USA Fencing has named Virginia Beach as the host city of January's 2014 North American Cup, while the Junior Olympic Fencing Championships next year will be held in Portland.
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james.crook@insidethegames.biz (James Crook) Fencing Wed, 18 Sep 2013 21:07:46 +0100