Samuel Kwong (right), with coach George Pogosov, wins 2013 National Championship in Columbus, Ohio
|Country represented||United States|
|Born||January 1, 1998|
|Residence||Los Altos Hills, California|
|Club||Cardinal Fencing Club|
|FIE Ranking||current ranking|
Samuel Kwong (born January 1, 1998 in Pleasanton, California) is an American sabre fencer. He is USA Fencing's 2013 Youth-14 Men's Sabre national champion.
Kwong held the national #1 rank in each concluding year of Youth-10, Youth-12, and Youth-14. He was a two-time gold medalist in both the Youth-12 and Youth-14 age categories and a two-time bronze medalist in the Youth-10. Altogether he has won 11 national medals in these divisions, 4 of which were gold and 3 of which were bronze.
He was the youngest male sabre fencer in the country with an A rating in the 2012-2013 season.
|Portland, Oregon North American Cup||Youth-10 Men's Sabre||2008-2009||3|
|Portland Oregon North American Cup||Youth-12 Men's Sabre||2008-2009||8|
|Dallas, Texas National Championship||Youth-10 Men's Sabre||2008-2009||3|
|Portland, Oregon North American Cup||Youth-12 Men's Sabre||2010-2011||1|
|Reno, Nevada North American Cup||Youth-12 Men's Sabre||2010-2011||1|
|Austin, Texas North American Cup||Youth-14 Men's Sabre||2011-2012||3|
|Virginia Beach, Virginia North American Cup||Youth-14 Men's Sabre||2011-2012||6|
|Anaheim, California North American Cup||Youth-14 Men's Sabre||2011-2012||5|
|Louisville, Kentucky North American Cup||Youth-14 Men's Sabre||2012-2013||5|
|Richmond, Virginia North American Cup||Youth-14 Men's Sabre||2012-2013||1|
|Columbus, Ohio National Championship||Youth-14 Men's Sabre||2012-2013||1|
The west-coast fencer was 1st alternate for the 2013 Cadet World Championships in Poreč, Croatia, ranked 4th on the USFA team point standings. Kwong was the youngest men's sabre fencer to represent USA internationally in the 2012-2013 season. However, at 14 years old he won USA's first medal for the season at the 2012 Cadet World Cup in Konin, Poland.
- Konin, Poland 2012 World Cup, Cadet Men's Sabre
- Baltimore, Maryland 2013 Junior Olympics, Cadet Men's Sabre
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