Fencing and the Universe

Fencing and the Universe

Surfing the Internet isn’t always the most productive pastime, but once in a while it does pay off. I ran across another blog of a fencer, Jacqueline Kory, who is a graduate student at the MIT Media Lab in the Personal Robots Group. Her research focuses on...

The Pyschology of Feints

This week in practice we are learning about feints and preparation. Let’s start with defining the terminology. Feints, along with tempo, are the basis for modern competitive foil. They are actions which resemble an attack so closely that the opponent reacts as...