Rafael Musni started fencing in high school at Wallenberg Traditional High School in San Francisco, and soon after began training at Halberstadt in 2011.
Rafael was a silver medalist at the All-City championships, and qualified to the All-State tournament several times. Right after graduating from Wallenberg he became the head coach at the high school (a position he still holds today) as well as a coach at Halberstadt. Rafael earned his Moniteur de Fleuret coaching certification from the United States Fencing Coaches Association. He currently coaches in the junior foil program. In addition to coaching, Rafael is a USFA rated fencing official, and also continues to compete on the local circuit.

Meet Other Coaches

Alex Chang is an instructor in our Foil/Epee Junior/Youth Program.  

Sonya Li is a coach in our Foil/Epee Junior/Youth Program.

Scott Cunningham is a coach in our Foil/Epee Junior/Youth Program.

Rafael Musni coaches in our Junior/Youth Foil/Epee Program

Amrit is one of our newer coaches and specializes in our adult classes.

40 years experience and specializes in introducing youngsters (5-12 yrs of age) to fencing.

Specializing in competitive bouting tactics, and trained over 30 athletes on Team USA

Fencing Master with 47 years experience and credential in all three weapons (sabre, foil, and épée). Currently the head coach for the sabre program

Specializing in all three;  Moniteur d’Armes, Prévôt de Sabre, Sandor is a rated referee frequently traveling to ref both nationally, and internationally.

Dr. Louie was a competitive fencer in foil for 16 years internationally and also a member of the U.S. Olympic Training Squad for three years.