: Britta Heidemann (R) of Germany battles against A Lam Shin of Korea (L) in the Women's Epee Individual Fencing Semifinals on Day 3 of the London 2012 Olympic Games at ExCeL on July 30, 2012 in London, England.
Team Korea Olympic training camp at Brunel University in July 2012 - Fencer Nam Hyeon-Hui lunges during training in the Antonin Artaud arts building. Google Image Result for http://m.donga.com/IMAGE/2012/07/26/47962108.4.jpg
Fencing was included for the first time at the 1896 Games in Athens, and has remained on the Olympic program since then. The women’s fencing competition entered the Games in 1924 in Paris. Here, Russia's Sofya Velikaya, right, fences against South Korea's Kim Ji Yeon at the London 2012 Games. (TOSHIFUMI KITAMURA / AFP/Getty Images)
OLYMPIC-FENCING LONDON GAMES DAY ONE ACTION:: Multiple exposures of women's fencing action at ExCel. Carolin Golubytskyi of Germany competes against Elisa Di Francisca of Italy in the individual foil. Picture: Hannah Johnston Source: Hannah Johnston / Getty Images