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Fencing, also called Olympic fencing, is a sport in which two competitors fight using ... Treatise on Arms was written by Diego de Valera between 1458 and 1471 and is one of ... There are three weap...

USFA Oregon - What is the difference between foil, epee, and sabre ?

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Foil, epee and sabre are the three weapons used in the sport of fencing. While some fencers compete in all three events, fencers generally choose to focus their  ...

Epee? Foil? Saber? What's The Difference, And Why U.S. Fencing ...

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Feb 4, 2016 ... The others are foil and epee, and all three are disciplines used in the ... “It really is the balancing act between two weapons (epee and saber).”.

Fencing: Epee vs sabre vs foil? Which one is more fun? I know it is ...

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Well, the short answer here is that I personally prefer sabre. This video pretty much illustrates ... If fencing is physical chess, then I would consider sabre as more "physical," epee as more "chess," and foil as the balance between. ... Are there any major differences in footwork seen amongst the different types of...

Foil, sabre or épée? The specific characteristics of weapons dictate ...

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Nov 26, 2013 ... Agility, strength and precision are some of the abilities required for each of the sport's three weapons.

Fencing Swords Explained: Foils, Epees, Sabres… | Fencing Swords

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Aug 21, 2007 ... While Foil and Epee blades are thin and round, Sabres tend to be ... The blade of an adult sword will typically be between 85 cm and 96 cm ...

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Sep 10, 2014 ... Don't confuse rapier, foil, smallsword and epee. ... Functionally there isn't a significant difference between a straight backsword and a slightly ...

Fencing Rules for the Novice Parent: Rule differences for foil, epee ...

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Jul 5, 2014 ... The main rules difference between epee and foil is that the target area for epee is the entire body. You will still see thrusting because points can ...

Starting with Foil - Classical Fencing

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Mar 26, 2006 ... "What difference does it make which weapon you start with. ... Really means " didn't do well with foil; hopes sabre or epee will be easier".) ... potential reach, so that you're more likely to bridge the gap between your foil point ...

masks?? [Archive] - Fencing Forum

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Now either im having a blonde moment !!! or im just baffled by all the jargon or is there a significant difference between foil/epee and sabre ...

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USFA Oregon - What is the difference between foil, epee, and sabre ?

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Foil: - The foil is a decendent of the light court sword used by nobility to train for duels. It has a flexible, rectangular blade about 35 inches in length, and weighing  ...

What the heck is a saber, foil and epee? Olympic fencing explained ...

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Aug 13, 2016 ... But understanding the differences between the three different weapons — the saber, foil and epee — makes the sport even more interesting.

What is the main difference between foil, epee, and sabre? : Fencing

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Oct 12, 2015 ... I'm just starting fencing and I'm trying to decide which to get.