Augusta, GA (WJBF) -- Rudy Volkmann of the Augusta Fencers Club says, "It gets in your blood." The it he's speaking about is fencing. He took up the sport in 1960. Now he teaches a new generation to love the game.
We caught up with Volkmann teaching one of his intermediate classes on a Tuesday night in downtown Augusta. These kids don't participate in competitions yet. The focus is more on learning and getting better.
Volkmann says they have classes 5 nights a week and will be starting a new round of introductory classed in September: