Phones have been very busy at Hong Kong’s fencing schools since Edgar Cheung’s gold medal performance. Photo: Felix Wong Phones have been very busy at Hong Kong’s fencing schools since Edgar Cheung’s gold medal performance. Photo: Felix Wong
Phones have been very busy at Hong Kong’s fencing schools since Edgar Cheung’s gold medal performance. Photo: Felix Wong

To the hilt: Edgar Cheung’s Olympic gold has Hongkongers ready to take a stab at fencing

  • Calls flood local fencing schools as neophytes sign up for classes amid soaring interest in sport
  • But support from government, sports bodies needed to prevent the moment from being a passing craze, veteran coach says

Topic |   Tokyo 2020 Olympic Games
Phones have been very busy at Hong Kong’s fencing schools since Edgar Cheung’s gold medal performance. Photo: Felix Wong Phones have been very busy at Hong Kong’s fencing schools since Edgar Cheung’s gold medal performance. Photo: Felix Wong
Phones have been very busy at Hong Kong’s fencing schools since Edgar Cheung’s gold medal performance. Photo: Felix Wong
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