A foil and epee training camp and coaching clinic is being held in Auckland on 8th-9th June. This camp is being run by Gary Copeland.
Gary Copeland is founder and head coach of Northern Colorado Fencers in 1979. Gary has coached more than 900 U.S. national competition finalists (1st-8th place) from 1988-2012 including 52 individual U.S. National Champions, 14 U.S. National Team Champions, and 68 Senior, Junior and Cadet World Championship and Pan-American team positions. Gary was named 1999 U.S. Olympic Committee Fencing Coach of the Year and has served as U.S. National Team coach on more than 20 U.S. National Teams and was the Assistant Director of the U.S. Fencing Coaches College at the U.S. Olympic Training center in Colorado Springs.
He will be assisted by Anya Kamynina, a Russian based coach coaching in Auckland and Andrea Lagan visiting from the US.