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Fencing is an ancient sport with a long history, popular enough around the world to merit a spot in the Olympic Games.

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Q: Why was fencing introduced into the Olympics?
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When was women's fencing introduced to the Olympics?

Women's fencing was introduced to the Olympics in 1924, with the addition of the Individual Women's Foil event.


When was fencing introduced in the Olympics?

Fencing has been a part of the Modern Olympics since the first Modern Olympic Games in 1896.


When was fencing introduced into the Olympics?

Fencing is one of only four sports that has been in every Modern Olympics since their beginning.


Is fencing in the winter Olympics?

No. Fencing is in the Summer Olympics.


What are the fencing rules in the Olympics?

The fencing rules in the Olympics do not differ from the rules of normal fencing.


How long has fencing been in the Olympics?

fencing has been in the Olympics from 1928


When was fencing introduced to the Olympics?

Men's Foil and Sabre fencing were both in the 1896 Olympic games, and men's Epee was included in the Olympic games four years later, in 1900.


When was fencing first used in the Olympics?

Fencing has been a sport in the Olympics since the beginning of the Modern Olympics, which began in 1896. Fencing is one of only 4 sports to stay in the Olympics for the entire time.


Did they have fencing in the Ancient Olympics?

No they did not have fencing in the ancient Olympis because fencing is a modorn sport or art.


What major event is fencing in?

Fencing is a major event in the summer Olympics as well as the world fencing championship.


Which country introduced the game fencing?

France


How young can you be to compete in the Olympics for fencing?

21


Did India participate in fencing in any of the Olympics?

No.


Who introduced hockey into the Olympics?

Wales introduced hockey to the olympics


When was Badminton first introduced into the Olympics?

it was introduced into the Olympics in 1992


When was figure skating introduced into the Olympics?

It was introduced into the Olympics in 1908.


How long has fencing been an Olympic sport?

Fencing was in the first Modern Olympics in 1896.


How long have people been fencing?

People have been fencing for over 500 years. Fencing was first introduced in the crusades.


Fencing rules of the Olympics?

http://www.clfc.org/FIErules.htm


Is fencing in the Olympics?

Yes, fencing has been contested at every modern Olympic Games since 1896.


How many Australian athletes have competed in fencing at the Olympics?

Australia has never had an athlete compete in an Olympic fencing event.


What country is fencing played at?

The summer Olympics allows fencing to be played around the world but is mainly a European sport.


When was volleyball introduced to the olympics?

it was introduced to the Olympics in 1996 it was two man beach volley ball


When was swimming introduced to Olympics?

The Olympics started in 776 BC but I'm not sure when swimming was introduced!!!?????


What sport was introduced at the 2010 Olympics?

snowboard cross is the sport introduced at the winter Olympics 2010