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Two women sword fighting at the Italian Olympic training facility.
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Two women ready to fight at the Italian Olympic training facility in Gaeta, Italy.

Copyright: Scott Knauss
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Uploaded: 17/02/2009
Atualizado: 30/09/2014
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Tags: sword fight; formia; italy; olympic park
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