Tsugeo Ozawa

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Tsugeo Ozawa
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Born (1935-02-06) 6 February 1935 (age 83)
Tokyo, Japan
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Sport Fencing

Tsugeo Ozawa (Japanese : 小沢 嗣央; born 6 February 1935) is a Japanese fencer. He competed in five events at the 1960 Summer Olympics. [1]

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Fencing sport

Fencing is a group of three related combat sports. The three disciplines in modern fencing are the foil, the épée, and the sabre; winning points are made through the contact with an opponent. A fourth discipline, singlestick, appeared in the 1904 Olympics but was dropped after that, and is not a part of modern fencing. Fencing was one of the first sports to be played in the Olympics. Based on the traditional skills of swordsmanship, the modern sport arose at the end of the 19th century, with the Italian school having modified the historical European martial art of classical fencing, and the French school later refining the Italian system. There are three forms of modern fencing, each of which uses a different kind of weapon and has different rules; thus the sport itself is divided into three competitive scenes: foil, épée, and sabre. Most competitive fencers choose to specialize in one weapon only.

1960 Summer Olympics Games of the XVII Olympiad, celebrated in Rome in 1960

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References

  1. "Tsugeo Ozawa Olympic Results". sports-reference.com. Retrieved 2010-10-31.