Even though we knew it was the right decision (for the safety of the athletes and workers and spectators etc), and knew the postponement was inevitable, it was quite disheartening. Suddenly this whole crisis became very real to us.
For the coming months I am putting more effort into physical preparation and mental training. Because I cannot fence, and we don’t know yet when we can, I must make the most and take advantage of the time I have.
Check out this awesome video from one of our best professional athletes, from Italy. Andrea Santarelli shares with you his thoughts on the postponed Olympics, gives you advice to move on and encourages you to persevere.
Our top athletes helps the fencing community with stories, advices, and videos to get over and carry on.
Stay tuned, and follow the latest articles regularly on our blog. We wish you good health, and perseverance.