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 Syd Fadner
Syd Fadner
Position:
Head Coach

Experience:
21st Season

Alma Mater:
University of Wisconsin-Madison '79

02/07/2013

Women's Sabre, Men's Epee Lead The Way At Eric Sollee Invitational

Schneeweiss, Curry, and Krupat all compile winning records

03/27/2012

BC Fencing Concludes Season at NCAA Championships

Souders wins 10 bouts, Rosenbauer captures four victories

02/28/2012

BC Women's Fencing Takes Gold at New England Championships

Men Place Fourth at Vassar College

02/16/2012

BC Fencing Gives Valiant Effort at Fencing Beanpot

Women finish 2-1, men go 1-2 at fifth annual event

02/14/2012

BC Fencing Continues Success at UMass Amherst

Women go 6-0, men finish 4-1

Syd Fadner has coached the BC Men's and Women's Fencing Teams since 1991. She has led the men's team to seven New England Intercollegiate Fencing Championships titles, the latest in 2011, and led the women's team to the NEWIFA title in 2010 and 2011.

Fadner has a coaching certification from the US Fencing Association Coaches College in all three weapons and is a USFCA monetieur in foil.

She has served as director of the Boston Fencing Club since 1981.

Fadner is a 1979 graduate of the University of Wisconsin-Madison.

"Coach Fadner has a style of leadership that is at once quiet and motivating (Syd doesn't need a whistle). She inspired each of us to practice longer and harder, and taught us to believe in our ability to win, even if our opponent was an Olympian (as many were)." - Sean Sinclair, BC `99

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