Fencer Ibtihaj Muhammad Wins First Match, Becomes First US Olympian to Wear Hijab

Muhammad will face Cecilia Berder of France, ranked one position below her at ninth, later today.​


Size 18 U.S. Olympic Boat Shoe Looks More Like a Boat Than Anything

While we don't know how funny this year's be, there certainly are some clown shoes in the batch.


An Olympic Medalist Is Teaching Kids in Harlem to Fence

In this VICE Sports exclusive we hung out with Olympic silver-medalist Tim Morehouse as he introduced kids at his old elementary school to his favorite sport.


Prison Culture, Techno-Immortality, and Dolly Parton: The Inspirations Behind the Looks of NYFW

Almost every fashion show has some kind of historical reference or allusion-based theme underpinning it. We took a deeper look at some of these concepts that were presented on the runways during New York Fashion Week.


Fighting for Facial Scars in Germany’s Secret Fencing Frats

The secret duels are all that remain of a once widespread practice called "Mensur."