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Olympic fencing bronze medalist Kelley Hurley of San Antonio won her third consecutive Pan American Championships in women’s epee Saturday in Havana, Cuba.
Practitioners spend hours in costumes that evoke military traditions, learning Russian military history and fencing with sharp swords, including foils, epees and sabres.
The Hurley sisters, who won a bronze medal in women’s team epee at the 2012 Olympics, joined Katherine Holmes of Washington, D.C., and Natalie Vie of Phoenix on the women’s epee team that defeated Russia in overtime to win the World Cup team event.
Among epee, foil and saber, which is the most difficult to master?
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