Tim Morehouse Fencing Club's First Ever Elite Sleep Away Camp at Cornell University is a Success

Ithaca, NY - Tim Morehouse Fencing Club just concluded its first ever sleep away camp held at Cornell University with 55 students training from Aug. 10-18 in saber and foil.

The camp was held in partnership with Cornell University Varsity Coach Daria Schneider and featured Olympian and coaches Tim Morehouse, Achiko Lortkipanidze, Slava Grigoriev, Ziad El-Sissy and Jeff Spear as well as Melvin Rodriguez, Diana Ruiz and Susan Jennings. It included students from across the country.


“We are very proud of the hard work of the students who attended. They trained with focus and energy and really bonded together over the course of the 8 days.”

Student’s participated in 3 practices a day including conditioning, footwork, tactical and technical drills and tournament bouting.

Enrollment is now open for the Tim Morehouse Fencing Club programs in Westchester, New York City and Greenwich, CT.

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Special Guest Coach and Fencer Zeyad Al-Sisi Will be Attending the Tim Morehouse Fencing Club Sleep-away Camp at Cornell University!


We are pleased to announce that 3-time NCAA All-American and Tokyo Olympic Hopeful Zeyad Al-Sisi will be attending the Tim Morehouse Fencing Club Sleep Away Camp at Cornell University!

Zeyad will be assisting with the coaching at camp as well as bouting with our fencers.

When asked about the addition, TMFC Founder Tim Morehouse said, “He brings an amazing spirit whenever he coaches and trains and his experience and insights will be a great asset to our campers. We are really excited to have him joining us!”

The 1st Annual Tim Morehouse Fencing Club Sleep away Camp is running Aug. 10 to the 18 on the beautiful campus of Cornell University and will include saber and foil training with the TMFC elite coaching staff and special guest. The coaches include Olympian Achiko Lortkipanidze, Cornell University Head Coach and 5-Time US National team Member Daria Schneider, Olympic Silver Medalist Tim Morehouse and more!

There is still time to sign up for the final few spots:

More announcements to come!