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BLOG: International Talent Comes to Columbus for USA Fencing January North American Cup

Jan 10

By Steve Wartenberg | Donald Anthony was hooked on fencing when he first learned to lunge, parry and riposte at the age of 8 in his hometown of Cleveland.

“I love the opportunity to constantly learn and perfect your technique,” said Anthony, 59, who helped lead the resurgence of American fencing, first as a competitor, and in recent years as president and chairman of the board of USA Fencing.

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RELEASE: Columbus to Host USA Fencing’s 2017 January North American Cup this Weekend

Jan 03

More than 30 Buckeyes to compete as city hosts fencers from around the world, including Rio Olympic medalists and past World Champions

COLUMBUS (January 3, 2017) – Columbus will host fencers from around the world, including Rio Olympic medalists and past World Champions, when more than 1,500 fencers descend on Halls C and D of the Greater Columbus Convention Center for the USA Fencing January North American Cup, January 6-9.

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RELEASE: Record Number of Athletes to Compete at The World’s Largest Fencing Tournament in Columbus June 22-July 3

Jun 20

The USA Fencing National Championships and July North American Cup will break records again this summer as more than 4,000 athletes compete in the world’s largest fencing tournament when it comes to Columbus from June 22 – July 3 at the Greater Columbus Convention Center.

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Columbus to Host USA Fencing’s National Championships and July North American Cup for Second Straight Year

Sep 30

The World’s Largest Fencing Tournament Returns to Columbus After All-Time High of

4,000+ Athletes, 400+ Teams, 9,000 Hotel Room Nights and an Estimated $5M in Visitor Spending in 2013

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Columbus to Host Elite Showcase in “Battle of the Swords”

Jun 28

2012 Olympic Champion Ruben Limardo Gascon and 2013 National Champion Miles Chamley-Watson Headline World Fencing Championship Experience presented by SwordSport

Saturday, June 29, 2013 | Greater Columbus Convention Center – Hall D | 6:30 p.m.

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Columbus to Host Largest USA Fencing Tournament Ever This Summer

Jun 03

With All-Time High of Nearly 4,000 Athletes and 400+ Teams, 10-Day Event Will Represent

More Than an Estimated $5M in Visitor Spending and 9,000 Hotel Room Nights for City

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Columbus to Host Largest Fencing Tournament Ever in USA Fencing’s 2013 National Championships and North American Cup this Summer

Jun 03

With All-Time High of Nearly 4,000 Athletes and 400+ Teams, 10-Day Event Will Represent More Than an Estimated $5M in Visitor Spending and 9,000 Hotel Room Nights for City

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