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The Swordsport Podcast
15 minutes | Apr 23, 2018
Ep. 14 Aldo Montano
On a recent trip to Italy, Dn Anthony sat down with former Olympic and World Sabre champion Aldo Montano. Aldo spoke about what it was like to be the third generation Olympic fencer from his family and how he is working currently to represent athletes in the sport of fencing
13 minutes | Apr 10, 2018
Ep. 13 Olga Kharlan
Don speaks with Olga Kharlan at the Junior World Championships about her past success as a four-time Junior World Champion. Don and Olga also discuss a variety of topics including athlete sponsorship, her new role with the FIE and her recent success at the last grand prix event.
7 minutes | Apr 2, 2018
Ep. 12 Gerek Meinhardt
Don interviews Gerek from the 2018 Men'sFoil Grand Prix event fro Anaheim, California.
15 minutes | Mar 11, 2018
Ep. 11 Alexander Massialas_Pt.2
In the second part of his interview, Don Anthony asks Alexander Massialas about his popularity in China, the work that led Alexander to winning two World Cups, and how he is preparing for the Grand Prix even that is happening in Anaheim March 16 -18.
28 minutes | Mar 7, 2018
Ep. 10 Alexander Massialas_Pt.1
In the first of a two-part series. Don Anthony speaks with World Champion and Olympic silver medalist Alexander Massialas about his start in fencing and his success at both the collegiate level with Stanford University and with the US National Fencing Team. Alexander talked at length about the dynamic of the men's Foil national team which has had an incredible run in their last four team events.
28 minutes | Feb 11, 2018
Ep.7 Greg Massialas
Two-time Olympic Fencer Greg Massialas discusses his current role in coaching the US National team Foil Fencers including his son Alexander, who is currently the #2 ranked foil fencer in the world.
20 minutes | Feb 5, 2018
Ep.6 The Hurley Sisters
We are celebrating National Women in Sports Day, February 7, 2018. The host of The Swordsport Podcast Don Anthony interviews Olympic medalists Kelley and Courtney Hurley on their origins in the sport of fencing to where they are now as internationally ranked Epee fencers representing the United States. Kelley and Courtney Hurley have also created a blog titled @HurleyGurrls where they promote the sport of fencing and give their audience a glimpse into the lives of these accomplished fencers.
21 minutes | Jan 28, 2018
Ep.5 Novak Perovic
Don Anthony speaks with fellow FIE Executive Committee member Novak Perovic about recent trips they took to burgeoning fencing nations Angola and Pakistan. Plus, Novak speaks on the state of Fencing across the continent of Africa
24 minutes | Jan 21, 2018
Ep.4 Karim Bashir
Don speaks with Karim Bashir, sports marketer, and commentator for the FIE. The two discuss the upcoming Women's Sabre World Cup in Baltimore, plus strategies on how to grow the sport of fencing internationally.
26 minutes | Jan 4, 2018
Ep.1 Peter Westbrook
In the debut episode of The Swordsport Podcast, host Don Anthony traveled to New York City to sit down with his former US National teammate, 6 time Olympian Peter Westbrook. Don and Peter have been good friends for over forty years and in the early nineties, Don was a co-founder of the Peter Westbrook Foundation with Peter. The foundation introduced the sport of Fencing to children in the inner city and has produced multiple Olympians over the last two decades. The two sat down to discuss the origins of the Foundation and where they see USA Fencing going in the future.
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