March 22, 2014 10:52 pm

World-class fencers congregate in Richmond

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The 2014 Vancouver fencing Grand Prix is on this weekend, hosting 107 fencers from around the globe.

Fencers are as popular as rock stars in Europe, but the sport is growing in Canada…so much the federal government contributed more than $420,000 to the Canadian Fencing Federation since 2013.

Jennifer Palma reports.

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