Thursday, 16 April 2009

Sports fencing basics

Pyknic En Garde

Leptosome En Garde

Athletic En Garde

Les Fleuretistes

Parry of Septime

Line closed in low quarte opposition

Parry of Lifted Prime

Parry of Seconde

Mastering The Lunge

Coup D'Arrét

Acrobatic retreat

L' Esprit D' Escrime

Jumping backwards

Parry of sixth, with Épée

Fleche with Épée

Assemblement with Épée

Assemblement with foil

Fleche. Austrian foil fencer Roland Schlosser

Attack on preparation

Large parry of sixth 






Wednesday, 8 April 2009

Selected images from Copenhagen Cup and other sports fencing competitions



British and Italian foil fencers Richard Kruse vs. Valerio Aspromonte in the finals at Copenhagen Cup 2008




Faces in the dark; Foil fencer and referee in the finals at Copenhagen Cup 2008




Italian foil fencer Valerio Aspromonte in the finals at Copenhagen Cup 2008




British foil fencer Richard Kruse in the finals at Copenhagen Cup 2008




French foil fencer Erwan Le Pechoux in the finals at Copenhagen Cup 2008




Russian foil fencer Youri Moltchan in the finals at Copenhagen Cup 2008




Italian foil fencer Alessandro Meringolo at Copenhagen Cup 2008




German foil fencer Christian Schlechtweg at Copenhagen Cup 2008




Italian foil fencer Andrea Casara




Danish Épée fencer Nikolaj Barding




Fencing chaos




The big mistake




Alone on stage




Assemblement




To be or not to be; fencing coach Andrey Klyushin




Swedish fighter




The sacred service of weapon inspection




German foil fencer Benjamin Kleibrink




German foil fencer Benjamin Kleibrink




French foil fencer Erwan Le Pechoux




Polish foil fencer Slawomir Mocek




French foil fencer Erwan Le Pechoux