Nzingha Prescod

Sports Sunday: Nzingha Prescod Is Changing the Face of Olympic Fencing


At nine years old, Brooklyn raised Nzingha Prescod was enrolled in The Peter Westbrook Foundation—an organization founded by the first African-American Olympic fencing medalist—which sponsors lessons for minorities. A natural foilist (a fencer who fights with foil), Prescod set her goal in motion to become an Olympian, a standard The PWF is known to achieve. […]