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Friday, May 6, 2022
Basic Strip Coaching Guide for Parents and Fencers
It can be really helpful to a fencer to have someone in their corner during a competition. We've all seen boxers and MMA fi...
Sunday, March 20, 2022
Not Enough Tournaments
People's reasons for going to tournaments or not going to tournaments will vary. I think for youth athletes, even some adul...
Saturday, November 20, 2021
Learn The Game
I refereed an unrated foil tournament today. Sometimes refereeing offers opportunities to think about fencing, things to bring up with stude...
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...
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