Fencing Terms Quiz

Do you know the difference between a ballestra and a bell guard? What about a prise de fer and a beat? A reprise and a remise?

If these questions made you go cross eyed, fear not - there are answers at the end. We’ve also included questions about some of the most common fencing terms, as well as some of the most misused terms in the fencing community.  

If you answered yes, yes and YES, our quiz might be the perfect opportunity to show off your knowledge. Know you're an expert at anything trivia related? Always correct your peers on the difference between a plastron and a chest protector? See where you stand with our definitive (not really) fencing terms quiz.

How did you do? Hungry for more knowledge? Check out our full glossary of fencing terms here.

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