Staff

Andrea Cassarà

The Italian foil champion Andrea Cassara, will be part of the staff for the entire duration of the camp. His record of achievements include 27 individual world cup gold medals, individual gold medalist at the world championships in Catania 2011, individual European champion in Kiev 2008 and Montreux 2015. Andrea won a bronze medal in the individual men’s foil and a gold medal in the team event at the 2004 Athens Olympic Games ,at the tender age of 20. In 2012 he and his Italian team won the gold medal at the London Olympic games.

Davide Di Veroli

The incredibly talented junior epee fencer will be part of Folgaria fencing camp 2021 staff. Davide won for 2 years consecutively the World, European and Italian U17 championships. As a cadet he won the silver medal at the Junior World Championships in Verona 2018. He was the Italian Olympic flag holder at the Youth Olympic Games in Buenos Aires were he went on to win a gold medal. In 2019 at Heidenheim Davide won the silver medal in a Senior World Cup at the age of 17.

Eugenio Migliore

It is an honour to announce that once again Maestro Eugenio Migliore will be part of Folgaria fencing camp’s staff. Not only an important part of the national Italian Men’s foil team staff but also Andrea Cassara and Giorgio Avola’s coach, who under his guidance have won multiple world and European medals , highlighted in the Olympic team gold in London 2012.

Filippo Lombardo

It is a great pleasure to announce that Filippo Lombardo international epee coach will once again be part of Folgaria fencing camp’s staff. Maestro Filippo Lombardo has coached the Italian national team, where his athletes have achieved outstanding results in various categories. He is the director of the national Brazilian Epee team and coached them in the 2012 London Olympic Games and the 2016 Rio Olympic Games. In the 2015 Panamerican Games held in Toronto he coached Selecao Women’s epee team gold medalists.

Maurizio Mencarelli

It is an honour to confirm that Maestro Mencarelli will be once again part of Folgaria Fencing Camp. A lead coach in the Italian Junior and Senior squad. He is the coach of outstanding athletes such as Simone Mencarelli, cadet world champion 2019 Enrico Piatti, cadet world champion 2016 Alessandra Bozza,Carola Maccagno,to name just a few .Under his expertise and guidance his athletes have won many national, European and World championships.

Simone Mencarelli

Simone holds the Italian record for the highest number of national victories at a youth level by having won every national competition for four years consecutively. At cadet level his talent was unleashed in Europe where he won numerous events on the European cadet circuit ,not to mention a bronze medal in Foggia 2019 and a silver medal in Porec 2020 European championships.

Enrico Piatti

The 2019 world champion will be part of Folgaria Fencing Camp’s staff. Enrico Piatti at 19 years old has already a long list of achievements, team gold medalist U17 European Championships in Foggia 2019, team silver medalist U20 Porec 2020, numerous individual and team medals in junior world cups, and silver medalist in the Italian junior championships whilst still a cadet.It is a pleasure to have such a formidable athlete as part of Folgaria’s team.

Cristiano Magnani

Cristiano Magnani will be part of Folgaria Fencing camps staff 2021. In 2014 he won a silver medal in the world fencing masters team event, he went on to win gold in Edinburgh. In 2013 he coached the Uruguay team at World Championships in Budapest. Maestro Magnani is the head epee coach in Verona, Rovereto, and Milan.

Alberto Dei Rossi

Alberto Dei Rossi will be part of Folgaria Fencing Camp’s staff 2021. He is working with the great maestro Andrea Borella ,and the results are showing both at national and international levels. It is a pleasure to welcome Alberto into the staff of Folgaria, his experience as a high level junior athlete has certainly enriched his coaching techniques.