Wicked Fences

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[Plovdiv, Bulgaria; July 15. Image via Getty]

Germany's Britta Heidemann (R) competes against Russia's Anna Sivkova (L) during their Women's Individual Epee gold medal match at the European Fencing Championship in Plovdiv on July 15, 2009. AFP PHOTO / DIMITAR DILKOFF (Photo credit should read DIMITAR DILKOFF/AFP/Getty Images)


labeled: crazy aunt kanye

OK, is this anti-gravity fencing, which would explain the tethers on their backs? (Or, "The enemy's gate is always down!" /geeky Ender reference.)