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En Garde – River City Duel Til You Drop

The Jacksonville Fencing Club hosted the 13th Annual on Saturday, January 10. The event was held at the located at 510 Fairgrounds Place. Fencing is the art of swordsmanship and has been practiced for centuries. It was originally used as training for the deadly combat of the duel. Fencing is one of only four sports to be included in every modern since the first in 1896. It is a very popular sport because it offers a high degree of exercise, both physical and mental. Fencing develops coordination, speed and agility, as well as the additional benefits of poise and self-assurance. …

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