3 Results for group: committee-members

Chris Classen

Chris Classen serves as the Sabre coach and club armorer.  He is responsible for maintaining the team’s weapons, uniforms and gear, including our electronic scoring systems.  It is a never-ending job which Chris does exceptionally well.   When athletes purchase their own equipment or use the club's equipment they are ... More

Aleksandr (Alex) Nudelman

Alex Nudelman has been fencing since 3rd grade when he first picked up a sword. He was trained in Belarus and fenced in college and on the national team for several years.  Coach Nudelman coaches the men’s and women’s foil team at the Libertyville and Vernon Hills High Schools.  At Crimson Blades, Alex teaches the ... More

Mikhail (Misha) Tsipis

Mikhail Tsipis is a four-time Ukrainian champion and was a member of the Russian national fencing team. He earned a Masters Degree in physical education and sports training with a special emphasis on fencing. Mikhail is a certified instructor in epee, foil and saber and has taught fencing to children and adults for over 30 ... More