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Hand  right-handed
Name  Tomer Or
Weight  79 kilograms (174 lb)
Height  1.77 m
Club  CE Melun Val de Seine
Weapons  Foil
FIE Ranking  current ranking

Tomer Or

Born  26 September 1978 (age 44) Haifa (1978-09-26)

Tomer or vs andrea baldini last point 2014 world championship kazan

Tomer Or (Hebrew: תומר אור‎‎; born September 26, 1978) is an Israeli foil fencer.


Tomer Or Fencing Tomer Or knocked out of foil competition Sports

Tomer Or, campeón de la “Copa del Mundo de Satélite Cancún 2016”

Early life and coaching career

Or is Jewish and was born in Haifa, Israel.

Or received his coaching diploma from Wingate Institute for Physical Education and Sport in Netanya, Israel, in 2005. He earned an LL.B. in Law and Business from the Interdisciplinary Center, in Herzliya. He started his coaching career 2005 at the Haifa Fencing Club in Israel. Since 2012 he is assistant coach at St John's University in New York City.

Fencing career

Or won the gold medal at the 1998 Junior World Championship in Valencia, Venezuela, and the silver medal in 1994 in Mexico City, Mexico.

He is a 10-time Israel Senior National Champion. He won gold medals in Senior World Cups in Budapest (2002), Copenhagen (2005), Vancouver (2006), and Havana (2007).

He fenced on behalf of Israel at the 2008 Summer Olympics in Beijing, China, and came in 17th.

At the 2009 World Fencing Championships, he advanced to the third round when his scheduled opponent, Mohammed Hussein Ibrahimi, failed to show up, part of a pattern of Iranians not showing up to face Israelis at the competition.

In 2009, he won the gold medal at the 2009 Maccabiah Games in men's foil.


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