A Team with strong sense of teamwork and a responsible work ethics. Experienced and a passion for working with children and adults.
Coaches develop a cohesive team with the excellent experience tradition and history.
iMasters Academy is a professional fencing school that has been operating since 2015 in Atlanta, Georgia. In less than 3 years and half now, we are so proud of our accomplishments.
The academy is made up of professional fencers who have more than 50 years of combined experience, including an Olympic Fencer. In addition, our Coaches whom have ranked in international tournaments and have trained gold medalists in the fencing World Championships and Cups. By utilizing one-on-one and group training, iMasters Academy advances their students from beginners all the way up to the national level. More than 50 Competitive Fencers, and hundreds of recreational fencers, iMasters has helped support the sport of fencing not just in Atlanta, but in the whole region.
Fencing is one of the original sports of the modern Olympics and is a sport that requires speed, agility, stamina, and mental discipline like no other Olympic sport. Because of this, the presence for outstanding coaches with playing records at our academy is imperative. The pool of those who not only have the requisite skill set to participate professionally in the sport of fencing, but also are able to teach the sport and pass that knowledge onto the next generation of fencers, is a small one, and thus, our academy requires to bring aboard only handpicked outstanding Coaches to do this.
iMasters Head Coach:
Ahmed Alaaeldin Fayez
As an international level respected Epee trainer, I have backed up my experience as a dedicated professional Epee Trainer with a history as an accomplished Epee national team fencer who represented Egypt in numerous international and world-class events during the years 2004-2008.
Coming from an all fencers’ family, fencing runs in my blood. My brother, Ayman Fayez two times Olympian and holds the title of world cadet epee champion for 2008, and Sherif Fayez, my younger brother holds Africa’s cadet epee champion title for 2011.
Education and academic background:
Bachelors Degree in pharmacy – Cairo University 2010
Fencing Training Courses:
- Certificate from general syndicate of sports professions.
- Several Trainers’ workshops organized by the Egyptian Fencing Federation.
- Hands on experience with several acknowledged Trainers such Dr. Sameh Magdy and Maitre Artur of Poland.
- Training course (FIE Training course) under supervision of Maitre Zedaro of Romania.
Fencing history as a fencer:
Member in the Egyptian Epee national team during the period 2004-2008.
Some of the Results:
- A rated Fencer in Epee in USA.
- Several US Local and National Medals, as well as Egy. Local and National Medals.
- Several Rankings in FIE World Cups.
Fencing history as a coach:
- Fencing Head coach in iMasters Fencing Academy USA since 2015.
- National Epee coach for Egyptian national team For 2 years.
Some of students’ results:
- Numerous numbers of gold, silver and bronze medals in all Egyptian national tournaments.
- Several gold medals in African games 2013.
- Several medals in World Cups 2014.
Olympian Fencer and Coach:
Ayman Alaa Fayez
Two times Olympian, and Top 16 finisher in Rio 2016 Olympic Games.
Graduate from the Faculty of Economics and Political Science Cairo University
World Championship (1 GOLD)
- Gold medal in the Cadet World Championship in ITALY 2008
- Silver medal in the Junior World Championship in JORDAN 2011
- 8th place in the teams Junior World Championship in SOUTH OF KOREA 2006
- 14th place in the Olympic Games Rio 2016
- 24th place in the Olympic Games London 2012
Pan Mediterranean Games
- 8th place in the Senior Pan Mediterranean Games in Turkey 2013
- 7th place in the Senior Grand Prix in Rio 2016
Mediterranean Competition (1 GOLD)
- Gold medal in the Junior Mediterranean Competition in LEBANON 2011
- Silver medal in the Junior Mediterranean Competition in TUNISIA 2008
World Cup (1 GOLD)
- Gold medal in the Junior World Cup in Portugal 2011
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
African championship (12 GOLD)
- 3 Gold medals in the Senior African Championship in SENEGAL 2009, Morocco 2012, & Cairo 2017
- 8 Gold medals in the Senior African Championship Teams in MORROCO 2008, SENEGAL 2009, TUNISIA 2010, EGYPT 2011, Morocco 2012, South Africa 2013 & Egypt 2014, Cairo 2017
- Gold medal in the Junior African Championship in SOUTH AFRICA 2010
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
- Gold medal in the Junior 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
- 6 Gold medal in the Senior Egyptian Cup 2 in 2013, 2011, 2009, 2008 & 2007
- Gold medal in the Senior Federation Cup 2009
Junior (5 GOLD)
- Gold medal in the Junior National Competition 2008
- 4 Gold medal in the Junior National Competition Teams 2011, 2009, 2008 & 2005
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
- Gold medal in the cadet federation Cup 2010
- 5 Gold medal in the Cadet Egyptian Cup 2010, 2009, 2 in 2006 & 2005
Youth (2 GOLD)
- Gold medal in the Youth National Competition 2005 & 2006 Gold medal in the Youth Egyptian