Michael has been fencing since November 1998, and coaching since December 1999. He has participated in a Sabre fencing clinic directed by Maestro Richards. In August of 2002 he received his Level One foil certification from the USFA. Michael is certified in CPR, Sport Safety Training, basic first aid, and has passed the ASEP Coaching Principles Course.
Anne has been fencing since November 1998. She has been a coach since the fall of 2000 when she began coaching the Beginning Foil class for the Blackstone Valley Fencers. Anne received her Level One Foil certification from the USFA and is certified in CPR, Sport Safety Training, basic first aid, and has passed the ASEP Coaches Principles Course. Anne has competed on a National level at the North American Cup. She ranked 10th in the country for the 2008-2009 fencing season in the Veterans 40 and 15th in the overall Veterans age group in Sabre. Final standing for 2009-2010 is 15th overall in Veterans 40.