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Ballestra / Fencing Sport Equipment


The projects purpose was to find new ways of developing fencing as a sport, with focus on three different areas.

- Increasing the popularity of fencing.
- Development of fencing equipment.
- Future demands on fencing as a sport.

The project resulted in a further development of existing fencing gear, an updated expression to strengthen the brand identity of fencing and new technical solutions to meet the future demands on modern sporting gear.

Although the project is looking into the future of fencing, the intention was to develop an equipment that could be manufactured today at a reasonable cost.


Lund University

Lund University
Industrial Design
Lund, Sweden

Claus Eckhardt
Andreas Hopf


Argue Design

Argue Design
Stockholm, Sweden

Patrik Nilsson