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Fencing - 19 Apr 2017 - Impact
Sportcal will conduct a bespoke GSI Event Study on the World Fencing Championships 2017 taking place in Leipzig, Germany
Fencing - 25 Nov 2015 - Federations & NOCs
The annual Congress of the International Fencing Federation took place in Guangzhou, China. 122 National Federations were represented at the Congress, which voted for the host cities for the 2018 Senior World Championships and the 2018 Veterans’ World Championship, as well as the 2017 Cadet and Junior World Championships.
Fencing - 17 Jul 2015 - Federations & NOCs
On 17th July 2015 during the Fencing World Championships in Moscow have been officially announced the Collaboration Agreement between the International Fencing Federation (FIE) and International Wheelchair & Amputee Sports Federation (IWAS) by the FIE Secretary General Frederic Pietruszka, the Chairman of the IWAS Wheelchair Fencing Committee, Jakub Nowicki and the FIE Vice President Giorgio Scarso.
Fencing - 03 Jul 2015 - Events
The 2015 World Fencing Championships will take place between 13-­19 July in the famous Olympic Stadium sports complex in Moscow, the largest indoor arena in Europe.
Fencing - 19 May 2015 - Events
Discover Fencing In Rio 16 -17 May 2015 - Esgrima na Lagoa Rio de Janeiro, 18 May 2015 – The Rio Fencing Grand Prix Week saw coverage of the FIE and Brasil Esgrima promotional fencing event at La Lagoa, Esgrima na Lagoa. The event featured Brazilian fencers in all categories providing demonstration bouts for the audience, as well as instructional and participation displays allowing visitors to learn more about fencing and give it a try.
Fencing - 02 Apr 2015 - Events
The first day of the Cadet and Junior Fencing World Championships run smoothly with the Cadet’s epee competition to open the Championships. The venue was full with spectators and local & international media attending for the Opening Ceremony and the finals in women’s and men’s epee. The FIE President, Alisher Usmanov officially opened the Championships on his home county, Uzbekistan and welcomed spectators, media and friends of fencing to enjoy the championships.
Fencing - 24 Nov 2014 - Federations & NOCs
Mr. Thomas Bach, the President of the International Olympic Committee (IOC), had a meeting with Mr. Alisher Usmanov, the President of the International Fencing Federation (FIE), at the IOC’s headquarters in Lausanne.
Fencing - 24 Nov 2014 - Federations & NOCs
The annual Congress of the International Fencing Federation decided the host cities of several fencing Championships of the upcoming years. 124 out of 150 National Federations have enrolled for the Congress and more than 270 people attended.
Fencing - 18 Jul 2014 - Federations & NOCs
The official opening press conference for the World Fencing Championships took place in the Kazan Tennis Academy, just before the Opening Ceremony. For the first time a press conference with the FIE President Alisher Usmanov was broadcast and live streamed on the FIE YouTube channel in order to reach as many global media as possible.
Fencing - 18 Jul 2014 - Events
The opening Press Conference for the World Fencing Championships 2014 with the FIE President will be held on July 18th 17.00 local time, 15.00 CET (central European time) at the Kazan Tennis Academy. The Press conference will be live broadcasted and streamed on the FIE YouTube Fencing Channel, for those not able to attend.
Fencing - 18 May 2012 - Federations & NOCs
The International Fencing Federation (FIE) created a new position in its management, and appointed Mr. Barna Héder (50) to act as Director of FIE Television Production.
Fencing - 21 Jan 2011 - Sponsorship
Couchmans LLP, the market-leading specialist sports law practice, has acted for insurer Beazley Group in its ground-breaking sponsorship of the British Fencing Association. The deal will see Beazley become the premier partner of fencing in this country and inject a seven figure sum into the sport, contributing both to grass roots initiatives and support for elite fencers competing on the world stage.
Fencing - 10 Mar 2006
09.03.2006. The Northern Ireland Fencing Union (NIFU) – organisers of the forthcoming 2006 Commonwealth Fencing Championships - has appointed WGT Sport Limited to be the Official Supplier of Travel, Transport and Accommodation to the international showpiece in Belfast.
Fencing - 27 Nov 2003
During its congress, held last weekend in Leipzig (Germany), the International Fencing Federation (FIE) decided to continue with the modernisation of its sport. While in the past mostly the presentation of the sport was subject to change, now the delegates voted for important technical changes in foil and sabre fencing.
Fencing - 13 Jan 2000
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