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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.

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When was fencing introduced in the Olympics?

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


Is fencing in the winter Olympics?

No. Fencing is in the Summer Olympics.


How long has fencing been an Olympic sport?

Fencing was in the first Modern Olympics in 1896.


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


What type of sword is used in Olympics fencing?

There are three types of sword used in fencing, and all three are used in Olympic fencing. The types are: Sabre Epee Foil


How did fencing come into the Olympics?

Since the first Olympic games fencing has been part of the Olympics. (first "modern" games in 1896.) It was chosen by Olympic creators and has remained as one of four sports to remain in the Olympics every year since. For more information please see: http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/1896_Summer_Olympics#Fencing


Do they still play fencing in modern day Olympics?

yes fencing is big in the omlimpics it has been since in the Olympics of 1896(the first one) all weapons are in (foil Sabre and epee)


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.


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 into the Olympics?

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