My guest today is Kamali Thompson. Kamali is a very dynamic and determined individual who not only trains as an elite athlete but is also in medical… Read more “Episode 8: Kamali Thompson”
This year’s Summer Nationals and July Challenge broke records for attendance, even though the qualifying paths were more challenging. Many participants and coaches commented on how much… Read more “Episode 7: Summer Nationals”
My nine year old, Mylène, has been training at Cutting Edge since last summer. She’s passed all the bronze modules, she did a full season of novice… Read more “Guest Post: My daughter’s first big tournament”
In honor of the start of Summer Nationals today, I have created four podcasts to help all of us competitors keep the important things in mind. Each… Read more “30-Second Coaching Podcasts”
Does the role society demands women play hold us back from achievement? What if we celebrated each other’s success instead?
It’s fun to win. That’s what we all strive for in sports. We want to be the best. Winning demonstrates we are literally at the top of… Read more “How to win at fencing”
You know how you’re going through your regular, daily routine and then–BOOM!–something hits you out of the blue that makes you really stop and think about life?… Read more “I’m happy-sad right now.”
This article will help you decipher the hand signals of fencing referees.
Last week I told you that I was going to participate in my first Division 1 Women’s Sabre event and promised to let you know how it… Read more “My first Division 1 event was…”
This weekend I’ll be traveling to Richmond, Virginia to compete in two events: Division 1 and 2. I’ve done plenty of Division 2 events and feel ready… Read more “My first Division 1 event…gulp.”