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There are three weapons: Epee, Sabre, Foil.

Each weapon has a Men's and Women's individual event. That's six events so far.

Each weapon also has a team event, so that's another six.

Twelve, twelve total Fencing events.

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Q: What are the three separate fencing events in the olympic games?
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