The Persians and Greeks were practising their fencing skills. Some of the people now believed that fencing is a sport. In the modern Olympics. Some of the people back in the old they use days use to call the fencing swords an art.
In 1896 fencing was introduced to the Olympics game. Today at the Modern Olympics fencing is now a sport.120 years later at the Modern Olympics game.
Competing in the Olympics there is three different swords it is Epee, Sabre and foil.To win a point you have to try get them on there chest to win a point. Also you were safety suits and sock that go up to your knee at the fight with a little rubber at the end of the three swords.