Fencing is based on traditional European swordsmanship. (Image:  Marie-Lan Nguyen via  Wikimedia CC BY 3.0)

The Fine Art of Olympic Fencing

Fencing is based on traditional European swordsmanship and came into existence at the end of the 19th century. The Italians modified classical fencing while the French refined it further to create modern fencing. The sport uses three weapons — foil, épée,…

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The Fine Art of Olympic Fencing

Fencing is based on traditional European swordsmanship and came into existence at the end of the 19th century. The Italians modified classical fencing while the French refined it further to create…

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Japan Keen to Hold Olympics Despite Virus Dangers

The CCP coronavirus pandemic has resulted in the cancellation of several sporting events. The biggest sporting spectacle of the year is undoubtedly the 2020 Tokyo Olympics scheduled to be held in…

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The Way of Archery in Ancient China

Archery has a long history in China. It was listed as one of the Six Noble Arts during the time of the Zhou Dynasty (1146 to 256 B.C.). Philosophers like…

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Taoist Warriors of Wudang Mountain

Wudang Mountain — the birthplace of Tai Chi. Set within the peaks and cliffs of the mountain lies a cluster of Taoist temples where Taoist warriors practice Tai Chi. At…