The Coaches

Lisa Campi-Sapery


Sabre / Foil / Epee

With over 30 years of fencing experience, she has the unique distinction of being a national-level fencer, referee, and bout committee member. After retiring from World Cup competition, Coach Lisa earned top officiating classifications in all three weapons. She is an international referee, supervises and mentors young referees in all three weapons. Coach Lisa is certified Prevôt d’Epée and Moniteur d’Armes from USFCA. In addition to coaching at the club, Coach Lisa will apply her Master’s Degree in Exercise Physiology to assisting fencers in understanding healthy nutrition and hydration in both training and competition, proper training methods, and safe cross-training. She is the Coach at Morris Hill High School along with the other Head Coach and Assistant (Coach Lefty). The program has achieved successes such as NJAC Conference Champions 2014 and 2015, Morris County Girls Team Champions, Morris County Girls Individuals Champions in all 3 disciplines, Morris County Girls Sabre and Epee Squad Champions, Morris County Boys Foil Individual Champion, District Individual Girls Sabre Champion 2013 and 2014, and District Girls Sabre and Epee Squad Champions. Coach Lisa is the co-founder and owner of Forte Fencing Club.