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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.

by VICE Sports
Aug 25 2015, 9:37pm

Tim Morehouse is an NYC native who rose to prominence as a silver-medalist fencer in the Beijing olympics. Now, he's looking to bring his love of the sport to schools across the US, starting in the neighborhood where he went to elementary school. In this VICE Sports exclusive we hung out with Tim as he introduced kids from Harlem's Democracy Prep to fencing and even found some competition on the strip. Made possible by the Dick's Sporting Goods Foundation.

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