Each requires a fencer
to hit different targets on the body.
The Bahraini squad, coached by Ahmed Ali Al Derazi, features four participants, namely veteran fencers
Salah Ali, Salman Yousef, Ahmed Al Doseri and Nawaf Mejadem.
For many fencers
the club is less about dancing around and waving swords than personal development.
The other KES trained fencers
for the worlds are the Vanston-Rumney brothers Kit, 15, and Nick, 18, from Coventry's King Henry VIII School.
Sophie, 15, from Huyton, is now part of the North West Cadets squad, and travelled to Somerset at the weekend for training as part of the talented group of British fencers
did their best, but of course the level in this competition is very high," Al Derazi told the GDN by phone last night.
Dubai Members of the Automobile Fencing Club from France will be the star attraction when as many as 60 fencers
from all over the UAE converge for this year's Dubai Club Epee Cup this weekend.
Hannah Nesbitt is one of the local fencers
in action at Gateshead
He retained the title ahead of three Cardiff FC fencers
, including 2008 winner Nick Lee, who collected his fifth consecutive medal in the event.
For Chaminade High fencers
Juan Capdet III and Derek Snyder, it has helped vault them into the thick of the United States Fencing Association's summer nationals, beginning July 4 in Santa Clara.
since 1976 when she captained the Naval Academy's first women's fencing team, Maskell is one of 16 epee fencers
who qualified for this year's Olympic Festival.
A quintet of Coventry fencers
will be taking on the cream of Europe as they prepare to do battle in Germany this weekend.