Meet Our Coaches

At Heriot-Watt, we have an incredible team of coaches. With a focus on fitness and performance, our coaches provide exceptional training that is both enjoyable and rewarding. They provide all of our members with tailored, one-to-one tuition, imparting years of experience and knowledge onto the entire club.
Our coaches are qualified to coach Foil, Epee and Sabre - meaning that no matter which weapon you fence, there will be someone on hand to provide advice and tuition.

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Head Coach: Ken Rose

Coaching is led by Ken Rose. Ken is a fully qualified coach in all 3 weapons and has trained with coaching schools worldwide including Scotland, England and Hungary. He has coached 16 British Champions, 63 British Medallists and 166 Scottish Champions.


Benedikt Schuessler

German international foilist Ben Schuessler is a level 2 qualified Foil coach and regularly provides lessons and helpful insight into fitness development.


Chloé Fielding

Chloé Fielding represents Wales in international foil and is this years Vice-President. Chloe is a level 1 qualified Foil coach and regularly trains both our team and members of the club.