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U.S. Junior Team member Stephen Ewart will compete in the World Cup Championships in Verona, Italy with his coach at his side, reports www.swordsfencingstudio.com
FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
(Burbank, CA)--Swords Fencing Studio is pleased to announce some exciting news to share with the world. Stephen Ewart, who started fencing with Swords Fencing Studio and Coach Tigran Shaginian at the young age of seven, will have the opportunity to compete in the World Cup Championships in Verona, Italy in April, with Tigran at his side.
Stephen, who is now a freshman at Notre Dame, will compete as one of only top four fencers under the age of 21 who will be representing the U.S. on the strip. Stephen is currently a member of the U.S. Junior team, which is comprised exclusively of fencers under the age of 21. He has also been a member of the U.S. Cadet team for fencers under 17 for the last two years.
Swords Fencing Studio, which focuses on Epee, has a tradition of training fencers to compete at an international level. Two young fencers to watch from Swords Fencing Studio are Stafford Moosekian and Irene Yeu, both 15, who traveled with Tigran to their first World Cup in Austria in October. Irene also competed in Finland and placed 9th in the World Cup in Krakow, Poland, in January.
New fencers of any age are always welcome. As explained at swordsfencingstudio.com, students start as young as six years old, and many compete on the local, regional, and national level. Swords Fencing Studio has three locations in Burbank, Pasadena, and Santa Clarita.
Fencers from Swords have gone on to successful careers fencing for NCAA colleges including Columbia, MIT, University of Penn, Notre Dame, and Stanford, to name a few.
Visit http://www.swordsfencingstudio.com to learn more about Swords Fencing Studio, locations, coaches, and the latest competition results.
About Swords Fencing Studio:
For over 20 years, Swords Fencing Studio has taught epée fencing from the recreational to the competitive level. The studio has students who compete nationally and internationally, some of whom are recruited to fence at top Ivy League and other NCAA colleges.
Offering both private instruction and group classes, Swords Fencing Studio has several locations in Southern California with the main studios in Burbank, Pasadena, and Santa Clarita. They provide free trial classes at these locations for both children and adults who want to learn a new skill that will build their physical abilities and sharpen their minds.
Burbank, CA 91502
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