Olympic fencer Kamara James dead at 29

Kamara James Dies

The Grio reports that the Olympic fencer was 29

by The Grio, October 15, 2014

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Olympic fencer Kamara James dead at 29

Olympic fencer Kamara James dead at 29

Kamara James, who represented Team USA at the 2004 Olympic Games in fencing, has passed away at the age of 29.

USA Fencing posted the sad news on its official website and social media pages Tuesday, though it’s unclear exactly when James died.



James passed away in Modesto, California. She was born in Kingston, Jamaica, before moving to Queens, New York, at the age of 10. She received a full scholarship to Princeton, where she graduated in 2007.





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