In Ancient Greece Fencing was used to practice sword fighting. In Ancient Greece fencing was used to practice for wars. Fencing was so graceful that they thought it was an art.
Fencing was introduced to the Olympics in 1896. In fencing if you hit the person in the torso it light up green. In the modern days they were full white suit to protect there.
There are 3 different kinds of fencing,foil is longest and light,Epee Is more heavy largest and Sabre are light and it shorter. Most competitive fencers choose to specialise in only one weapon. The only way to win is to hit the in the chest get an point.