Weapon: Sabre

Hand: right-handed

Height: 1.6m (5ft 3 m)

Weight: 71kg (156Ib)

Club: NA


  • All state second team in New Jersey
  • 6th at 2014 Jeff Wolfe long Island challenge,
  • 35th at 2014 Junior Olympic Championship,
  • 1st at 2015 Temple Open
  • 3rd at 2016 NJFA DIVIA ROC,
  • 2nd at 2016 Temple open,
  • 37th at 2017 January NAC
  • 5th at 2018 African Fencing Championships
  • 5th at the NCAA Mid-Atlantic/South Regional’s.


  • Olaode Blessing is a Nigerian Sabre fencer.
  • She is a DIV I college at Temple University, she won first place at Temple Open during her freshmen year.
  • Olaode served as the sabre squad leader for Temple in 2017-18, helping guide the squad to 30 wins overall – the second-most in program history.
  • She was an alternate for the NCAA Championships after placing fifth at the NCAA Mid-Atlantic/South Regional to cap an impressive season.
  • In her senior season, 2018-19, Olaode will be Temple’s overall team captain.