Miles Chamley-Watson

Fencing

Name: Miles Chamley-Watson
Sport: Fencing
Discipline(s): Foil Fencing
Event(s): Individual, Team
Height: 6-4
Weight: 175
DOB: 12/3/1989
Birthplace: London
Hometown: New York, N.Y.
High School: The Knox School (St. James, N.Y.) '08
College: Penn State University '13, Sports Management
Team/Club: Fencers Club
Coach(es): Simon Gershon and Emmanuil Kaidanov
Olympic Experience
  • Olympian (2012)
  • Rio 2016 Olympic Games, qualified (individual, team)
  • London 2012 Olympic Games, 4th (team); 25th (individual)
World Championship Experience
  • Most recent: 2015 – 34th
  • Years of participation: 2009-11, 2013-15
  • Medals: 2 (1 gold, 1 silver)
  • Gold – 2013 (individual)
  • Silver – 2013 (team)
  • First U.S. men’s fencer to win an individual senior world championship title (2013)
Other Career Highlights
  • 2015 Pan American Games, gold (team)
  • 2011 Pan American Games, gold (team)
Personal: Son of Elizabeth Chamley and Colin Oerton...Has two sisters, Santorri and Sydney...Born in London and was raised there until age 9...Hobbies include modeling and spending time with friends...Speaks Spanish...Also competed on the varsity soccer and basketball teams in high school.

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