Zeta Fencing’s Eli Dershwitz and Andrew Mackiewicz were featured in the Boston Globe as aspiring athletes on their way to the Fencing World Championships in Kazan, Russia. Both are currently preparing for the world’s biggest stage under the tutelage of Zoran Tulum, Zeta’s Head Coach and the National Men’s Sabre Coach.
In the Globe’s West edition from June 26, 2014, Eli Dershwitz was featured as the current National Champion and one of US Fencing’s Olympic hopefuls. The article quotes Eli saying, “Coach Tulum stresses responsibility on and off the fencing strip, to respect your opponent and make good decisions, and that has made me a better person.’’
Andrew Mackiewicz was featured in the Globe’s South edition on Sunday, June 29th. Together with his friend and team mate Eli, his final destination are the Olympic Games in Tokyo, 2020.