Alex Acevedo is the founder of the Peekskill Fencing Center. He has been involved in fencing since 1989 and has been teaching at the Center since 2003 primarily in foil. He competed on the Brooklyn College Fencing team. Alex hold coaches certifications from national and international organizations. Alex is also the Coach of Our Lady of Lourdes Fencing Team which have gotten phenomenal results under his guidance.
Joseph Paterno comes to us from a long career in fencing that started in Long Island. He has competed on the national level and is the winner of multiple North Atlantic Sectional Titles. Joe is happy to be back in fencing and looks forward to seeing our fencers in the Nationals.
Max Catala comes to us after coaching at several area colleges. Max was the Head Coach at Brooklyn, Hunter, Jersey State College and New York Univeristy's Womens' Fencing Team.
Max is coordinating our Junior Olympic program and is an accomplished coach in all three weapons.
Bogdan Gurinenko comes to us from the Ukraine with stops at FAW and Manhattan Fencing Center.
He has a Master of Sport Certification and top finishes at the World Junior World Cup and the Ukranian National Championships.
Bodgan has also served as an Assistant Coach at St. John's University top Divison 1 program in the NCAA.
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