Mahvash Shafaie

Mahvash Shafaie
General Manager and Co-Founder
mahvash@freeholdfencingacademy.com

Education

  • University of Southern California, Los Angeles, California
  • Bachelor of Science Electrical Engineering

Fencing Career Highlights and Awards

  • Olympic games, Montréal, Canada 1976
  • Member of Iranian Women National Fencing Team
  • Asian Fencing Games, Tehran, Iran 1973
  • Gold Medal – Women Individual
  • Asian Olympics -Fencing , Tehran, Iran 1974
  • Gold Medal – Women Team
  • Silver Medal – Women Individual
  • NCAA – Fencing, San Diego, Ca. 1976
  • Silver Medal – Cal State Fullerton Women Fencing Team
  • Recipient of Outstanding Fencer – West Coast Award
  • NCAA – National Fencing Championship, Newark , NJ 1977
  • Bronze Medal –Cal State Fullerton Women Fencing Team
  • Martini Cup – Women Fencing Championship, Rome, Italy 1974
  • Ranked among top 64 in the world and the youngest fencer at that level
  • Iranian Junior Championship (Under 18) 1970 thru 1974
  • Gold medal recipient – Female U18
  • 1971-1974 Iranian Fencing Championship – Women 1971 thru 1974
  • Gold Medal recipient