Fencer's Start-Up: A Beginner's Guide to Fencing (Start-Up Sports series) (Paperback)
Debunking the sport’s rumored reputation of being outdated, this newly revised edition explores the ancient yet powerfully rich and entertaining art of fencing. Covering Olympic-style foil, epee, and saber methods, this comprehensive guide also features tips on safety, etiquette, and technique. With a brief history on the sport and an updated resource section, this examination tackles the fencing experience with humor and style.
"Start-Up Sports® tackles the hottest sports. Forthright. Simple." —Library Journal
"Light and energetic, easy to read. Information is sound and clearly presented. But more than anything else, the book successfully conveys the fun of fencing. A job well done." —Nick Evangelista, author, The Art and Science of Fencing