SP fencerSemyon Pinkhasov (Foil)

Semyon Pinkhasov graduated from Moscow Institute Physical Culture and Sports with M.A. in coaching of fencing in 1971 and from New York University with B.S. in physical therapy and rehabilitation in 1981.
He was the coach of NYFC men foil team winner of 10 National Championships, NYFC women foil team winner of 6 National Championships; Coach of 1984 Olympic Games; Coach of 1983, 1985 Pan American Games; Coach of 1981,1985 Maccabiah Games.

Semyon was a coach at New York Fencing Club 1977 to 1997.

Notable Students:

Michael McCahey and Sharon Monplesear National Champions – senior division.