To celebrate the start of the 2015 season, here’s a piece of complete self-indulgence on my part. It’s like Alien v Predator, only good. More of this kind of thing, please.
We’re working on some new biomechanics projects at the moment. As regular readers may be aware, we’ve been interested in Gu Bongil as a beautiful example of how to move efficiently. While we were digging around for data, we found this. LOOK AT THIS ACTION. LOOK AT IT. LOOK AT HIS FEET. We had a chat with visiting biomechanics expert Kevin … More Space magic: Gu Bongil defies the laws of Nature, and also has rather good glutes.
We’ve made a new compilation video! Tibi’s not our usual favourite style, but gosh his fencing is nice. So very clean and pretty. Watch and learn.
Sorry for the extended absence! I’ve just come to the horrifying realization that the new season starts in 3 weeks, and I haven’t finished watching the fun stuff from last season yet. On that note, here’s some hilarious footwork from Diego Occhiuzzi. Footwork, with one foot. I’m almost sorry he didn’t pull that one off. Theme … More Flash – Reshetnikov (RUS) v Occhiuzzi (ITA)
Disclaimer: This isn’t intended as a dig at any particular recent policy decisions by the FIE. I have always used 2-pin, as does most of my club. But the phrasing of the announcement was hilarious, and reminded me of one of the greatest moments of the 2015 Madrid world cup. Ladies and gentlemen, I present … More “Equipment works perfectly in all situations”