By Tim Morehouse

In his fast paced memoir, written with best-selling writer Garth Sundem, Olympic silver medalist Tim Morehouse describes his life’s inspiring trajectory from a coarse local in manhattan urban to fencing halls around the globe and at last the Olympic podium. utilizing the Italian adage Maestro di scherma, maestro di vita (Master fencing, grasp existence] as his compass, Tim indicates us the hidden and infrequently harmful underbelly of overseas saber fencing and indicates how revelations at the strip can tell our lives, equivalent to: Win the assumption, lose the point”—You can fence good and nonetheless be touched, yet through measuring good fortune via your activities and never the ranking, you could flip the tide of a fit. “Close the distance”—It’s dead to shout a pickup line from throughout a crowded bar, and also, it’s lifeless to feint minimize Russia’s Stanislav Pozdniakov from an inch too far-off. the perfect flow from the inaccurate distance is not any circulation at all.

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