November 13, 2013
Coach Kaidanov Seminar-Huge Success!
The Three Rivers Fencing Center was proud to host Maitre d'Armes, Emmanuil Kaidanov, on November 2-3, 2013! Coach Kaidanov conducted a very informative Seminar and it was our pleasure to enjoy our visit with Coach and his beautiful wife! Coach has accomplished numerous Competitive and Coaching Successes, including:
- Winner of silver medal in the USSR National Championships in 1958 and 1959
- Earned his Maitre d’Armes from the State University of Physical Education at Kharkov
- USA Coach for: Pan-American Games, World University Games, Maccabiah Games, Olympic Sports Festival, and World Championships
- In 31 seasons as Penn State Head Coach: 795-77 combined record (+91 percent winning record)
- 12 Penn State NCAA Championships and Finishing in Top 3 in 25 of 29 Seasons
- 4 Time NCAA Coach of the Year
- Coach's Fencers have accomplished:
- 28 NCAA Individual Titles
- 188 All Americans
- 10 Olympians
- 1st and Only USA World Champion-Miles Chamley-Wason
Thank you, Coach!
November 13, 2013 | Permalink
Good to see Coach K is still involved with fencing. PSU lost ALOT with him.
Posted by: Kathy August at Dec 20, 2013 11:46:41 AM