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Fencing competition held in Louisville

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LOUISVILLE, KY (WAVE) - Some of the top athletes in their sport are in Louisville to compete.

Nearly 2,000 fencers are competing at the USA North American Cup held at the Kentucky International Convention Center.

Some of the athletes participating in the competition are hopefuls for the 2016 U.S. Olympic Fencing team.

Don Anthony with USA Fencing said fencing is a sport that does not discriminate, "We are sport that is open to all ages, all ethnicities and all genders."

The competition runs through Monday and is free and open to the public.

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