Name: Eli Dershwitz
Sport: Fencing
Discipline(s): Saber Fencing
Event(s): Individual
Height: 6-1
Weight: 170
DOB: 9/23/1995
Birthplace: Boston, Mass.
Hometown: Sherborn, Mass.
High School: Dover-Sherborn High School (Dover, Mass.) '14
College: Harvard University '18, Undeclared
Team/Club: Zeta Fencing
Coach(es): Zoran Tulum
Olympic Experience
  • Rio 2016 Olympic Games, 19th (individual)
World Championship Experience
  • Most recent: 2016 – 8th (team)
  • Years of participation: 2013-16
  • Top finish: 5th – 2015 (team)
Other Career Highlights
  • 2015 Pan American Games, gold (individual, team)
Personal: Son of Renee Goetzler and Mark Dershwitz...Has one brother, Phil, and a twin sister, Sally...Followed his brother into fencing...Hobbies include playing basketball and listening to music...Speaks Spanish.