Take the Blade
Friday, August 6, 2021
Alphabet Soup - Your Decoder Ring for Fencing Abbreviations
For a lot of people, when you start a new job, or move to the DMV, you have to acquaint yourself with the local flavor of alphabet soup - or...
Thursday, August 5, 2021
7 Reasons Why Fencers Should Become Referees
If you are a TriWeapon Fencer, one of the obvious reasons for becoming a referee is because our program requires that you get a certificat...
7 Reasons Parents Should Attend Referee Clinics
O ne of the most common things I hear said by both beginner parents and parents who've been around for awhile is "I'm not rea...
Friday, July 2, 2021
NAC's As a Learning Experience
I was working on a blog post on why a fencer might consider going to a NAC or a Regional Circuit event even if they aren’t quite ready. I ha...
Tuesday, April 20, 2021
Effective Epee Blade Takes
A student asked me how do you make effective blade takes in epee. I'm also currently working on this with one of my stronger C rated epe...
Tuesday, December 29, 2020
The Definition of Insanity is Irrational
One of my youth fencers has repeated, a few times, to me “didn't Einstein say the definition of insanity is doing the same thing over...
Thursday, August 27, 2020
Interview: Black Business Month
Recently USA Fencing reached out to ask me some questions for Black Business Month. They posted a nice write up on Instagram summarizing s...
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