Wednesday, August 1, 2012 6:52:19 PM
Being a fencer the only real reason for this behavior would be to see if his knickers were scoring positive from the amount of sweat that sometimes occurs. In foil fencing only the metal lame' vest should score a positive color light when hit. When one gets excessively sweaty, the pants can conduct to the vest and score a false positive when hit. He was probably checking.