Anna Sivkova of Russia (L) against Courtney Hurley of the U.S in the Women's Epee Team Fencing Finals Day 8
Fencing team of the U.S. celebrate their victory at the end of the women's eppe team bronze medal fencing competition against Russia at the London 2012 Olympic Games
Sergei Ilnitsky of Russia, a photographer working for the European Pressphoto Agency, has won the second prize in the Sports Action Stories category of the World Press Photo Contest 2013 with the series The Golden Touch - Fencing at the Olympics. The picture shows Alaaeldin Abouelkassem of Egypt (top) in action against Peter Joppich of Germany during their Men's Foil Individual Round 16 at the London 2012 Olympic Games in London
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Renata Litvinova by Nikolay Biryukov How cool is the Sport/Prêt MIX http://whatevervtellsyou.tumblr.com/
Now this is something I have been meaning to try for a while. Besides the fact that you get a sword you also kind of get to look like a ninja. And who doesn't want to be a ninja? I like to be a ninja!