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  • Go Fencing and Get Smarter

    Go Fencing and Get Smarter

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    The science is in:  physical activity boosts your brainpower. Intuitively, it seems natural that physical fitness would be linked to sharper intelligence, and according to a recent presentation at the 57th Annual Meeting of the American College of Sports Medicine (ACSM), exercise makes you smarter.  This is good news for everyone, but particularly so for kids in school looking to make the grade. Fencing is already a sport associated with intellectualism, often called “physical chess” by coaches, fencers, and fans.  Participation in the this sport requires fitness and concentration, a powerhouse duo when it comes to increasing brainpower. The study presented at the ACSM Meeting found that among 266 undergraduates, those who exercised vigorously for at least 20 minutes per day had higher grade point averages than those who did not.  This isn’t the only study showing that physical fitness is linked to greater success in school, and the effect is not limited to college students.  Dr. Charles H. Hillman, […]

  • Tom Getting Bronze

    Tom Getting Bronze

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    Tom getting bronze

  • Big win for USA and Darien Fencing Club at a Cadet International Tournament in Hungary

    Big win for USA and Darien Fencing Club at a Cadet International Tournament in Hungary

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