OUR COACHES

Ahmed Fayez

FENCING TRAINING COURSES:

  • General Syndicate of Sports Professions Certificate 

  • Trainers workshops organized by Egyptian Fencing Federation 

  • FIE training course under supervision of fencing master Tavi Zedaro of Romania

  • Training course at Institute of Professional Skills (1/24/2009 - 3/9/2009)

Head Coach Ahmed Fayez has been coaching since 2008. He has developed and coached successful fencers in both Egypt and the United States. 

Ever since taking up fencing since he was 10, he made epee national team for six years in a row. Fayez received numerous Egyptian national medals. His top international results as a fencer are as follow: 

  • 14th place, FIE World Cup (Egypt, 2006) 

  • 18th place, FIE World Cup (Egypt, 2005) 

  • 15th place, FIE World Cup (Egypt, 2004) 

Since then,  Coach Fayez has found passion and dedication into coaching and cultivating his students into top athletes. As an Egyptian national team coach, he worked with Olympic-level athletes. Some of his students' results include: 

  • 9th place, Dublin Satellite World Cup (2016)

  • 1st, 2nd, and 3rd place, Juniors' Men's Epee, African Championship (Cairo, 2014) 

  • 1st place, Juniors' Women's Epee, African Championship (Cairo, 2014) 

  • 1st place, Juniors' Men's Epee Team, African Championship (Cairo, 2014)

  • 2nd place, Juniors' Men's Epee Individual, FIE World Cup (Kuwait City, 2014) 

  • 3rd place, Juniors' Men's Epee World Cup Teams, FIE World Cup (Kuwait City, 2014) 

  • 9th place, Juniors' Men's Epee Team, FIE World Cup (Bratislava, 2014)

Embracing new challenges and opportunities, Coach Fayez immigrated to the United States in 2015 to continue to spread his accomplishments as a coach to his students. Some of his students' national results include: 

  • 8th place, DIV 1 Men's Epee Individual, Summer Nationals (Columbus, 2019) 

  • Silver Medal, DIV 2 Women's Epee Individual, Summer Nationals (Columbus, 2019) 

  • 6th place, DIV 1A, Men's Epee, NAC, (January 2019) 

  • Bronze Medal, DIV 1 Men's Epee Team, NAC (December 2018) 

  • Bronze and 5th place, DIV 2 Men's Epee, NAC (October 2018) 

  • Bronze, DIV 1 Men's Epee, NAC (January 2018)

  • Bronze Medal, Juniors Men's Epee, Summer Nationals (2018)

  • Bronze Medal, DIV 1A Men's Epee, Summer Nationals (2018) 

  • 5th place, DIV 1 Men's Epee, NAC (December 2017)

  • Silver Medal, DIV 2 Men's Epee, NAC (October 2017)

  • Bronze Medal, Men's Epee Team Event, NAC (January 2016)

  • 5th place, Div 1 Men's Epee, NAC (January, 2016)

Coming from an all fencers' family, fencing runs his blood. Fayez also has two younger brothers: Ayman Fayez, two-times Olympian and held the title of World Cadet Epee Champion for 2008 and Sherif Fayez, held the title of Africa's Cadet Epee Champion for 2011. 

Graduated in 2010, Ahmed Fayez holds a Bachelor's Degree in Pharmaceutical Science from Cairo University. 

Ayman Fayez

Olympic Games

• RIO 2016 – 14th place

• London 2012 – 24th place

 

World Championship

• Junior World Championship in Jordan, 2011 – 2nd place, silver medal

• Cadet World Championship in Italy, 2008 – 1st place, gold medal

• Junior World championship in South Korea, 2006 – 8th place in teams

Pan Mediterranean Games

• Senior Pan Mediterranean games in Turkey, 2013 – 8th place

 

Grand Prix

• Senior Grand Prix in RIO, 2016 - 7th place

• Senior Grand Prix in Qatar, 2014 – 20th place

• Senior Grand Prix in Qatar, 2013 – 20th place

• Senior Grand Prix in Swiss, 2012 – 27th place

 

Mediterranean Competition

• Junior Mediterranean competition in Lebanon, 2011 – 1st place,, gold medal

• Junior Mediterranean competition in Tunisia, 2008 – 2nd place , silver medal

• Cadet Mediterranean competition TEAMS in Tunisia, 2008 – 2nd place, silver medal

• Junior Mediterranean competition in Tunisia, 2006 – 5th place

• Junior Mediterranean competition in Italy, 2007 – 7th place

• Junior Mediterranean competition in Egypt, 2005 – 15th place

 

World Cup

• Senior World Cup TEAMS In Germany, 2013 – 14th place

• Senior World Cup TEAMS In France, 2013 – 20th place

• Junior World Cup in Portugal, 2011 – 1st place gold medal

• Junior World Cup in Spain, 2009 – 12th place

• Junior World Cup in Slovakia, 2010 – 12th place

• Junior World Cup in Egypt, 2005 – 5th place

• Junior World Cup on Egypt, 2005 – 11th place

 

Pan Arabian Games (3 GOLD)

• Gold medal in the Pan Arab Games senior in QATAR 2011

• 2 Gold medals in the Pan Arab Games Teams in EGYPT 2007 & QATAR 2011

• Silver medal in the Pan Arab Games in EGYPT 2007

African championship (12 GOLD)

• 2 Gold medals in the Senior African Championship in SENEGAL 2009 & Morocco 2012

• 9 Gold medals in the Senior African Championship Teams in MOROCCO 2008, SENEGAL 2009, TUNISIA 2010, EGYPT 2011, Morocco 2012, South Africa 2013,Egypt 2014,Egypt 2015 & Algeria 2016.

• Gold medal in the Junior African Championship in SOUTH AFRICA 2010

• 4 Silver medals in the Senior African Championship in MOROCCO 2008, EGYPT

2011, Egypt 2014 & Algeria 2016.

• Bronze medal in the Senior African Championship in South Africa 2013

• 5th place in the Senior African Championship in TUNISIA 2010.

• Gold Medal In African zonal qualifications for 2016 Olympic games Algeria

2016.

Arab Championship (4 GOLD)

• Gold medal in the Senior Arab Championship in EGYPT 2008

• 2 Gold medals in the Senior Arab Championship Teams in EGYPT 2008 & KUWAIT 2010

• Bronze medal in the Senior Arab Championship in KUWAIT 2010

• Gold medal in the Junior Arab Championship in JORDAN 2006

• Silver medal in the Cadet Arab Championship in JORDAN 2006

Egyptian National Competitions

Senior (13 GOLD)

• 4 Gold medal in the Senior National Competition 2014, 2013, 2012 & 2011

• 2 Gold medal in the Senior National Competition Teams 2012 & 2011

• Silver medal in the Senior National Competition Teams 2009

• Bronze medal in the Senior National Competition 2006

• 2 Bronze medal in the Senior National Competition Teams 2014 & 2013

• 6 Gold medal in the Senior Egyptian Cup 2 in 2013, 2011, 2009, 2008 & 2007

• 3 Silver medal in the Senior Egyptian Cup 2 in 2013 & 2007

• 5th place in the senior Egyptian Cup 2007

• Gold medal in the Senior Federation Cup 2009

• Silver medal in the Senior Federation Cup 2009

• 5th place in the Senior Federation Cup 2008

Junior (5 GOLD)

• Gold medal in the Junior National Competition 2008

• 4 Gold medal in the Junior National Competition Teams 2011, 2009, 2008 &

2005

• 2 Silver medal in the Junior National Competition 2009 & 2005

• 2 Bronze medal in the Junior National Competition 2011 & 2009

Cadet (11 GOLD)

• 2 Gold medal in the Cadet National Competition 2008 & 2007

• 3 Gold medal in the Cadet National Competition Teams 2008, 2007 & 2005

• Silver medal in the Cadet National Competition 2005

• Gold medal in the cadet federation Cup 2010

• 5 Gold medal in the Cadet Egyptian Cup 2010, 2009, 2 in 2006 & 2005

• 2 Silver medal in the Cadet Egyptian Cup 2007 & 2005

• Bronze medal in the Cadet Egyptian Cup 2008

Youth (2 GOLD)

• Gold medal in the Youth National Competition 2005 & 2006

• Gold medal in the Youth Egyptian Cup 2005

 

 

World Rankings : ( International Fencing federation official ranking)

• 2011 world ranking number 2 in junior Category.

• 2016 world ranking number 15 in senior category.

 

 

USA National Results

• Bronze in seniors team  January NAC 2017 

• 5th in DIV1ME   January NAC 2017

•  5th in DIV1MEDecember NAC 2017

• Bronze in DIV1ME  January NAC 2018

• Bronze in seniors team  January NAC 2018

• Bronze in DIV1ME National championship and July challenge  2018

•  Silver in seniors team  January NAC 2019

•  Gold in in DIV1ME January NAC 2020

•  Gold in seniors team  January NAC 20120

Sherif Fayez

NATIONAL ACCOMPLISHMENT:

 

Member of the Egyptian Epee National Team of Fencing (11 Gold Medals, 27 Final Medals)

  • 1st - Egyptian Cup Cadet Individual 5/11/2010

  • 1st - Egyptian National Competition Cadet Team 14/2/2010

  • 1st - Egyptian National Competition Junior Team 7/5/2011

  • 1st - Egyptian National Competition Cadet Team 19/11/2011

  • 1st - Egyptian Cup Junior Individual 2/12/2011

  • 1st - Egyptian Cup Junior individual 8/2/2013

  • 1st - Egyptian National Competition Junior Individual 15/3/2013

  • 1st - Egyptian National Competition Junior Team 16/3/2013

  • 1st - Egyptian Cup Junior Individual 31/10/2013

  • 1st - Egyptian Cup Senior Team 20/9/2014

  • 1st - Egyptian Cup Senior Individual 19/5/2017
     

  • 2nd - Egyptian Cup Junior Individual 22/11/2013

  • 2nd - Egyptian Cup Junior Individual 26/9/2014

  • 2nd - Egyptian National Competition Senior Individual 24/4/2015
     

  • 3rd - Egyptian National Competition Cadet Team 23/4/2011

  • 3rd - Egyptian National Competition Junior Team 28/4/2012

  • 3rd - Egyptian National Competition Senior Team 18/5/2013

  • 3rd - Egyptian National Competition Senior Individual 18/4/2014

  • 3rd - Egyptian Cup Junior Team 27/9/2014

  • 3rd - Egyptian Cup Senior Individual 27/5/2016

  • 3rd - Egyptian Cup Senior Individual 30/12/2016

  • 3rd - Egyptian National Competition Senior Individual 21/4/2017

  • 3rd - Egyptian National Competition Junior Individual 6/5/2011

  • 3rd - Egyptian Cup Senior Individual 6/12/2013
    3rd - Egyptian National Competition Junior Individual 19/12/2011

  • 3rd - Egyptian Cup Senior Individual 19/9/2014

  • 3rd - Egyptian Cup Senior Individual 2/1/2015
     

  • 5th - Egyptian National Competition Cadet Individual 22/4/2011

  • 5th - Egyptian Cup Senior Individual 21/8/2015

     

  • 6th - Egyptian National Competition Cadet Individual 18/11/2011

  • 6th - Egyptian Cup Senior individual 21/3/2014

  • 6th - Egyptian National Competition Junior Individual 26/12/2014

  • 6th - Egyptian Cup Senior Individual 17/3/2017
     

  • 8th - Egyptian National Competition Senior Individual 17/5/2013

  • 8th - Egyptian Cup Senior Individual 8/12/2017

INTERNATIONAL ACCOMPLISHMENT:

 

(5 Gold Medals, 13 Final placements)

  • 1st - African Championship-South Africa Cadet Individual 10/12/2010

  • 1st - African Championship-Algeria Cadet Individual 28/12/2012

  • 1st - African Championship-Egypt Junior Team 4/3/2014

  • 1st - African Championship-Algeria Junior Team 28/2/2015-6/3/2015

  • 1st - African Games-Congo Senior Team 30/8/2015-7/9/2015
     

  • 2nd - African Championship-Algeria Junior Individual 27/12/2012
     

  • 3rd - World Cup-Kuwait Junior Team 2/10/2014-6/10/2014
     

  • 5th - Mediterranean Championship-Lebanon Junior Individual 29/1/2011
     

  • 6th -  African Championship-Egypt Junior Individual 2/3/2014

  • 6th -  World Cup-Kuwait Junior Individual 2/10/2014-6/10/2014

  • 6th - World Cup-Italy Junior Team 6/3/2015-9/3/2015
     

  • 8th - African Championship-South Africa Junior Individual 11/12/2010

  • 8th - World Championship-Germany Senior Team 18/7/2017-27/7/2017
     

  • 9th - World Cup-Slovakia Junior Team 20/11/2014-24/11/2014

  • 9th - African Games-Congo Senior Individual 30/8/2015-7/9/2015
     

  • 10th - African Championship-Algeria Junior Individual 28/2/2015-6/3/2015
     

  • 11th - World Championship-Uzbekistan Junior Team 30/3/2015-10/4/2015

  • 17th - World Championship-Russia Junior Team 29/3/2012-10/4/2012

  • 18th - World Championship-Bulgaria Junior Team 1/4/2014-13/14/2014

  • 20th - World Cup-Estonia Senior Team 12/6/2015-16/6/2015

  • 21st - World Championship-Russia Senior Team 10/7/2015-20/7/2015

  • 22nd - World Championship-Russia Cadet Individual 29/3/2012-10/4/2012

  • 23rd - World Championship-Croatia Junior Team 4/4/2013-16/14/2013

  • 28th - World Championship-Bulgaria Junior Individual 1/4/2014-13/14/2014

  • 49th - World Cup-Italy Junior Individual 6/3/2015-9/3/2015

  • 51st - World Championship-Russia Junior Individual 29/3/2012-10/4/2012

  • 52nd - World Cup-Hungary Junior Individual 15/2/2014

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