All coaches at Chevy Chase Fencing Club are background checked and Safe Sport certified.

Fencing Master Raymond Finkleman

Raymond Finkleman, Fencing Master at the Chevy Chase Fencing Club and a native of Washington, DC, has been fencing continuously for over 50 years and was one of the first two US-trained and certified fencing masters.


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Coach Emeritus Jean Finkleman

Coach Jean Finkleman is not currently coaching at the club as she pursues her art career.  View her acrylic paintings on Jean’s art website.


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Assistant Coach Matthew Moore

Coach Matthew Moore’s fencing began in 1984 as a student of Fencing Master Raymond Finkleman while in high school.



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