Adventure #21 – Olympic Fencing

It was Patty who planned our trapeze adventure and it turned out to be one of the most challenging and exciting adventures for all of us. So, even though Patty and I are technically the screamers and scaredy cats I never assume that it will be easy. We met up at a McDonalds and found out we would be heading over to the Fencing Academy for a 2 hour training session. As always, we had a blast. I decided as a tribute to the new Tonight Show with Jimmy Fallon I would write this blog as Thank You Notes to the Fencing Academy. If you have never seen this bit here is a quick clip so when you read my Thank you notes you can imagine the seriousness of it all. 🙂

Here goes:

Thank you, Fencing Academy, for allowing us to realize that we are not as super sleuth as we thought.

Our secret attempt at showing our readers the coolest looking pro-fencer EVER failed miserably.  Evidence below. #ponytailsandirishcapsrequired

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Thank you, Fencing Academy, for reminding us that no matter what story is being told Patty will always be wearing the fiercest expression on her face. #Pattyisnotimpressed113

Thank you, Fencing Academy, for providing us with giant sized everything to pose with and look super smart and super strong.  #crossfitmakesheatherthinkshecankickanyonesbutt #stacyandkat=bobbyfisher

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Thank you, Fencing Academy, for providing Kat the perfect storm of serious instructor explaining the term (real, live term people) of “dry fencing”.  #can’tbreatheheatherandstacymakingitworse

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Thank you, Fencing Academy, for giving us pink jackets to wear on Patty’s adventure.  Nothing says stabbing one another with swords like a pale pink jacket.  #cooolllllrider

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Thank you, Fencing Academy, for helping us continue our long lived tradition of laughing, crying, and supporting one another. #whatwaslifelikebeforethis?

Our Olympic Team

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This place was awesome and our instructor was super knowledgeable and kind.  Terrific day planned by our Patty-kins.  Thank you!

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