Female Fencer Says Loss Like ‘A Kick In The Nuts’

The Beijing Olympics are in the books, medals have been won, careers have been made, and sex has been had. All in all, a good time for everybody. Well, except for Canadian fencer Sherraine Schalm, who lost an epic battle to Hungary’s Ildiko Mincza-Nebald on Aug. 13.

Sherraine Schalm

Hardly earth-shattering news at this point, some two weeks later, but while Schalm went home medal-less, she should’ve been given some type of award for her post-match comments, which were quite possibly the highlight of Canada’s Olympic experience.

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