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  1. Thread: Flick Hits

    by Harryscott
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    I didn't realise epees would bend that much. What...

    I didn't realise epees would bend that much. What sort of blade would that be.. and where can I get one?
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    Should have asked a swordfish

    Should have asked a swordfish
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    I remember something similar from my cricket days

    I remember something similar from my cricket days
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    Fluffy's my Coach of the Year

    Big hand for my coach Stuart ‘Fluffy’ Clough.
    He runs three clubs (Bury St Edmunds, Ipswich and Stowmarket), the annual Suffolk Invitation and our new Suffolk County Fencing League.
    He’s a...
  5. It's all right - he had a 'season of redemption',...

    It's all right - he had a 'season of redemption', apparently.
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    I know I'm going to regret asking this, but.....

    I know I'm going to regret asking this, but..
    old flying saucers?
    (Please be gentle; I'm only just recovering from the revelation of "horrific boob sweat"}
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    And sensational with rhubarb. Another great tip...

    And sensational with rhubarb.
    Another great tip for the boffins at LP.
    But do they care? Are you guys even listening??
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    This might solve the problem for Leon Paul: How...

    This might solve the problem for Leon Paul:
    How about making a flexible, breathable, washable chest-protector out of a material that only gets hard when it's hit?
    Something involving...
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    Yep, the plastic really messes around with...

    Yep, the plastic really messes around with wicking and heat control. I thought about drilling small holes in mine to see if that would make a difference.
    Now I'm just planning on ditching the chest...
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    If it helps, The Police's De Do Do Do, De Da Da...

    If it helps, The Police's De Do Do Do, De Da Da Da has always been counted as a hit
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    .. and darts. Don't forget darts

    .. and darts. Don't forget darts
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    Is that right? I just tried a foil screw in my...

    Is that right? I just tried a foil screw in my epee and it wouldn't work. I then tried an epee screw and it went it effortlessly.
    Are they one and the same or are they subtly different?
  13. Did people generally die or was first blood...

    Did people generally die or was first blood enough to end the thing honourably?
  14. [ So, if a nobleman challenged you to a duel...

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    So, if a nobleman challenged you to a duel and found, subsequently, that you were a commoner, you wouldn't have to fight him to protect your honour?
  15. Maybe now beach weather has arrived, we should all try this..

    Maybe now beach weather has arrived (according to the Daily Express) we should all try this.
    The gear looks a lot cheaper and cooler than the stuff we currently use..

    https://youtu.be/tZM8KJmPb1o
  16. Agreed. Out of interest, do you know if anyone...

    Agreed.
    Out of interest, do you know if anyone ever has had a black card for this? If they have, it must have been quite a throw
  17. Thread: Havana

    by Harryscott
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    Ha! Presumably that would be the hornpipe

    Ha! Presumably that would be the hornpipe
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    Thank you! You're very kind. It was worth the...

    Thank you! You're very kind. It was worth the wait - your masks look brilliant.
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    I got notified and so did one of my three fencing...

    I got notified and so did one of my three fencing sons when his came up for renewal a month or so later (the other two don't need to renew theirs until later in the year). So I think that bit is...
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    D'oh, so you did. Cheers.

    D'oh, so you did.
    Cheers.
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    Do the breeches have to be 800N or 350N?

    Do the breeches have to be 800N or 350N?
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    OK, thanks, guys. I know what I'm going to do...

    OK, thanks, guys. I know what I'm going to do now.
    Cheers,
    H
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    Just read the spec and it doesn't seem to be the...

    Just read the spec and it doesn't seem to be the lightest. So how is it so much better?
    Anyone got one?
    I need to get a new epee and I'm sorely tempted.
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    Fair enough. On that note, I tried somebody's...

    Fair enough.
    On that note, I tried somebody's SR71 blade this week and the difference was amazing. Much lighter and, consequently, more manoeuvrable for an ageing weakling like me. Incredible...
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    Out of narrow, personal interest, how DO you...

    Out of narrow, personal interest, how DO you defeat an epeeist who is a foot taller than you are?
    Sometimes it's like fighting a crane.
    Any tips?
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