Training of a Champion: Epee Fencingby Gennady Tyshler
The system of fencing training presented in this instructional coaching course has been developed over many years. It has grown out of the operational experience of the authors as trainers, as well as their pedagogical experiments and the analysis of their research. This fencing course, "Training of a Champion: Epee Fencing" is taught by David Tyshler – A. Shuvalov – Individual World Champion, Prize winner at Olympic Games.
Epee Part One: Technical Training
The first section of this course includes: Introduction, Basic Skills, Training of Attacks, Training of Parries with Riposte and Counterattack, Thrusts to the Body and to the Forearm with Oppositions.
Epee Part Two: Tactical Training
The second section of this course includes advanced training in: Maneuvering and Preparative Blade Movements , Independent Choice of Actions in Standard Situations , Choice of Attacks. Idiomotor Training, Combinations of Actions with Probable Tactical Decisions, and more..
GENNADY TYSHLER, PRESIDENT OF FIE COACHING COUNCIL:
Doctor of Pedagogic Sciences, award winning USSR coach, award winning Ukraine coach. His pupils won many medals at the World Championships and Olympic Games. Coach of the USSR National team, sabre. National coach for Russian Federation, epee. National coach for South Africa, epee, sabre, foil.
DAVID TYSHLER, ( 1927 – 2014) MEMBER OF THE FIA HALL OF FAME SINCE 2013:
Renowned fencer, multiple award recipient in World Championships and Olympic Games. Unsurpassed coach, whose students won 18 Olympic Games medals (11 gold) and over 50 medals in World Championships.
As the Head and Professor of the Fencing Department at the Russian University of Physical Culture, David Tyshler has prepared over 400 coaches, who are currently working in various countries and are proud to call themselves his students. A renowned scientist in the field of Sports, Doctor of Sciences, he has published over 170 scientific works, books and created a cycle of educational films.
Tyshler’s works have been published in the Russian, English, German, French, Spanish, Polish, Romanian and Chinese languages. David Tyshler has been awarded with a large number of national and international titles and government awards. In 1995, Tyshler was recognized as the ‘Russia’s Top Scientist’ in the field of all Olympic sports disciplines.