Coaches

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 Jill Feldman

Coach Jill Feldman began fencing under the tutelage of Fencing Master Raymond Finkleman.  Coach Jill Feldman comes from a strong competitive background, having won 1st place in the Mid-Atlantic Sectional Qualifying tournaments (sabre) for five straight years (1996-2000).

 

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Assistant Coach Matthew Moore

Coach Matt Moore began fencing with Fencing Master Raymond Finkleman while in high school.

 

 

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