Coolest Fencer on the Planet

A regular feature of the podcast where we choose the winner of the much-coveted award of Coolest Fencer on the Planet. Our winners so far:

April 2017 - Natalia Botello (MEX) - World Junior Sabre Champion at 14

April 2017 - Lee Kiefer (USA)  - for becoming the first American female foilist to become World no. 1

March 2017 - Yunior Reytor Venet (CUB) - Whenever he gets out of Cuba he gets an international epee medal

February 2017 - Erwann Le Pechoux (FRA) - for having a cool beard and carrying the French men's foil team

January 2017 - Youngjun Kweon (KOR) - for winning Doha men's epee World Cup on one leg

December 2016 - Nicole Ross (USA) - for a run of great results and beautiful fencing

November 2016 - The Iranian men's sabre team (IRI) - for the amazing team gold at the Dakar World Cup

October 2016 - Arianna Errigo (ITA) - for relentless dedication and going for foil AND sabre for Tokyo 2020

September 2016 - Daryl Homer (USA) - for THAT hit in the Olympic semi-final

Natalia Botello

Natalia Botello

Lee Kiefer

Lee Kiefer

Yunior Reytor Venet

Yunior Reytor Venet

Erwann Le Pechoux

Erwann Le Pechoux

Youngjun Kweon

Youngjun Kweon