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Courtney’s Fencing Win Reported by WIN News

Meet Courtney Courtney’s sportsmanship is a fencing win in and of itself. It is also an aspiration to the young and adult fencers at the Silversword Fencing Academy. The attitude she brings to the club continuously illustrates fairness, ethics, respect, and a sense of fellowship with one’s competitors. WIN news interviews Courtney on her recent […]

May 17, 2015 Blog, News

Meet Foilist Jesse

Silversword Fencing Academy would like to introduce Jesse, one of our top athletes and an accomplished foilist in the country. Jesse started fencing when he was in junior high and since he has only improved and excelled at the sport.  Jesse won the Australian National Team Championships in 2013 and been actively representing Australia at […]

Silversword Fencing Sport Classes Celebration – Term 1 2015

Silversword Fencing Academy celebrates the up coming Easter break with games and training Fencing Sport Classes Silversword Fencing Academy celebrated the end of the fencing sport classes (term 1) by small lessons, training and fun games. To match up with the fast pace at which the world is moving, you need to have the weapon of […]

April 4, 2015 Blog, News Tags: , , ,

SilverSword Fencing Academy – Class 2014

SilverSword Fencing Academy Although the SilverSword Fencing Academy performed a Marko-Polo travelling routine up until June 2014 – moving across the globe to expand the club as well as the techniques and teachings, the 2014 Sydney class exceeded expectations with their turn out in numbers and the rate of progress of their students. The Sutherland […]

December 22, 2014 Blog, Gallery, News Tags: , , , ,

Fencing Games Videos

fencing games videos

Fencing games videos This is how to teach adolescence hand-eye coordination as well as fencing skills through games and fun activities.   Watch more fencing games videos on our YouTube channel or visit our Facebook page for more fencing games videos. Read more interesting articles about fencing on our blog and our Instagram page.

November 8, 2014 Blog, News Tags: , , , ,

Silversword Musketeer Fencing Game

  The emphasis of the sport of fencing is on individual performance. Even in competition, team events are the collective results of individuals fencing each other in a single queue. Ever since 2002, I have been trying to design a fencing game where a team of fencers faces their opponents as a simultaneous, collective team, […]

October 5, 2014 Blog Tags: , , , ,

10 Benefits of Fencing Sport for Children

10 Benefits of Fencing for Childeran

Fencing Sport Benefits This is a nice article and an easy read by Veronika Aleksova about the benefits of fencing sport for kids. I think it very well applies to all ages. For those of you training at Silversword or thinking about joining us, the article is your motivation and positive encouragement. Enjoy reading. Fencing […]

September 17, 2014 Blog Tags: , ,

Sword Engraving – Ancient Art of Engraving on a Sword’s Guard

Sword Engraving

Sword Engraving youtube link: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=EN1vDDiv3k8   A brief demonstration of ancient Persian sword engraving (Ghalam-zani) on the guard of a sword. This is the first time this art form has been placed on a fencing foil guard. This endeavour was sponsored by the SilverSword Fencing Academy. Order your foil guard now from our online shop. […]

August 21, 2014 Blog Tags: , , , ,

Fencing Apps for Smartgadgets

  Fencers who own a smartgadget will be happy to know that there are fencing apps on the mobile market. Whether you’re looking for help in maintaining your equipment or an app that can keep track of match points, you will find what you’re looking for within the mobile market. Here are several options that […]

June 20, 2014 Blog

Fencing Apps for Smartgadgets

Fencing Apps for Smartgadgets Fencers who own a smartgadget will be happy to know that there are apps on the mobile market that are specially made for fencing. Whether you’re looking for help fixing your swords or an app that can keep track of scores in bouts, you will find what you’re looking for within […]

June 13, 2014 Blog
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