People in the East Village of Des Moines might be able to hear the sounds of swords clashing.
Iowa is a haven for many popular sports, from wrestling to track and even gymnastics. One new club is hoping that fencing becomes a hit in the metro.
Photojournalist Eli Gardiner followed the Red Door Fencing Club’s first open-house.
Red Door Fencing is open Monday through Thursday from 5 p.m. until 9:30 p.m. and on Saturdays from 8 until 11 a.m.
For more information, visit the Red Door Fencing website here.