This is my education background: Alex was born in Kyiv, Ukraine. Alex has more than 30 years of competitive and coaching experience, training at a specialized fencing school in the Ukraine from childhood including Upper Specialized Sport High School of Olympic Reserves.
Alex is a professional Fencing coach. He received a B.A. in Physical Education and Coaching (Fencing) with honors from Ukrainian State University of Physical Education and Sport. He received an M.A. in Physical Therapy with honors from National University of Ukraine for Physical Education and Sport. Alex also holds a Doctorate NUUPES, ABD in Physical Training and Sport.
What I do outside Star Academy: After moving to the US Alex founded and runs the “Dynamo Fencing Center’, one of the strongest premier fencing clubs in the USA. Among his students World Champion and several World Cup medalists, several National US Champions, numerous medalists of all levels. Many of his students got to the college teams (including: Harvard, MIT, NYU, UNC, Upenn, Princeton, UMich, Tufts and many others).
Currently Alex is a Head Coach of TUFTS University Men Team, and runs fencing programs at several High and Middle schools in the Greater Boston area.
Teaching Mantra: Every fight you either win or learn.