The International Fencing Club “Andaluzía” together with the delegations of Sports, tourism and culture of the town council have organised the VII international tournament villa de Manilva. More than 100 participants are expected from the main Andalusian provinces and schools in the area will take part in children’s categories, adults and veterans.
The Sports Fencing Competition will begin at 9.30 in the morning.
From 11.30 pm will take place an exhibition of scenic fencing by the high school of performing arts of Malaga (Esaem), a fencing modality that recalls the ancient duels.
Presenting the knowledge, techniques, history, clothing and actions used in scenes of theatre and cinema. It shows all the tradition of Spanish fencing that was held in enclaves such as the castle of the Duchess and at the same time a very interesting show.
This local monument will be filled with children and adults who will get to enjoy the beautiful fencing skills as well as craft workshops, pintacaras and the competition of minizorros with the participation of the little ones.
From the organization, neighbours and visitors are invited to witness this wonderful sport in their different disciplines and encourage the fencers who will cross weapons next February 1 in the castle.