Sinclair Community College in Dayton, Ohio October 13, 2009Posted by sallehon in college.
Students take a stab at fencing
May 18, 2009 by Kamari Stevens
This quarter, Sinclair Community College students are participating in a sport that has been around since the 12th century—fencing.
“It’s great mental exercise, as well as physical. They call it ‘chess at 200 miles an hour,’ ” said William DeVan, who teaches fencing at Sinclair. “You have to probe their defenses, you have to attack from different angles and try different moves. And if they don’t work, you have to be able to adjust your movements to compensate for it.”
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