Tamer Mohamed Tahoun
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|Born||1 January 1977|
|Height||187 cm (6 ft 2 in)|
Tamer Tahoun (born 1 January 1977, Cairo) is an Egyptian fencer and the head coach of Premier Fencing Club, located in New Jersey, USA.
He was the Egyptian Senior National Champion for 10 years from 1999 to 2008, 5 times African individual gold medalist champion (specifically in years 1999, 2000, 2001, 2004 and 2006) and participated in the Junior and Senior World Championships as well as in two Olympic Games (Sydney 2000, Athens 2004). He finished 15th in the 2004 Summer Olympics in Athens. He competed in Junior and Senior World Cups, and reached his highest rank in top 16 of the FIE Ranking in 2004 -2005.
Tamer Received his coaching diploma from the General Syndicate of Professions Sports Cairo, Egypt. He worked as the Egyptian National foil team coach for the senior, junior and cadet teams (men and women) from January 2009 until September 2011, He was coaching the Egyptian youth olympic team at the youth Olympic games Singapore 2010, also he was the Fencing Head Coach and Technical Director at El Gezira sporting Club in Cairo from 2008 to 2011, he worked for two years with the Polish coach Powel Kantorsky and for a period of time with the Italian Maistro Andrea Borella and he got the title of Prevot DE fleiret from the US fencing coaching association . He is an FIE International referee in the disciplines of foil and epee.
- "Arab Fencing Championship kicks off in Cairo". etisalat news. 16 Sep 2006. Archived from the original on 26 April 2012. Retrieved 27 November 2011.
- "Egyptian fencer black-carded in All African Games". People's Daily Online. 16 July 2007.
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