Kristine has been involved in sword & buckler fencing in the style of I.33 for almost 10 years – as a competitor, researcher and coach. Although her main interest is in the I.33 of technique interpretation, she used the opportunity of competitions to test her interpretation in the ring. She won her first tournament in 2011 at Swordfish in the category “Open Sword & Buckler”. Kristine is also an experienced referee at international tournaments, especially long sword tournaments.