I gripped my sabre, assumed the en-garde position and glared at my victim. Josef Cohen, age 16, was about to be dispatched. I would show him no mercy. We were facing each other on one of the long [...]
Fencing is a sport of passion and precision, and for two decades, Rhode Island Fencing Academy owners Alex and Jill Ripa have shared their love and knowledge with thousands of students, some of whom have risen to the highest levels of this perennial Olympic sport.