Name: Race Imboden
Sport: Fencing
Discipline(s): Foil Fencing
Event(s): Individual, Team
Height: 6-1
Weight: 155
DOB: 4/17/1993
Birthplace: Tampa, Fla.
Hometown: Brooklyn, N.Y.
High School: Dwight School (New York, N.Y.) '11
Team/Club: Golubitsky Fencing Center
Coach(es): Sergei Golubitsky
Olympic Experience
  • Two-time Olympian (2012, 2016); Olympic medalist (bronze)
  • Rio 2016, bronze (team)
  • London 2012, 4th (team); 9th (individual)
World Championship Experience
  • Most recent: 2018 – silver (team), 9th (individual)
  • Years of participation: 2011, 2013, 2014, 2015, 2017, 2018
  • Medals: 3 (3 silvers)
  • Silver – 2018 (team), 2017 (team), 2011 (team)
Personal: Son of William and Fiona Imboden...Began fencing at age 9…Joined the sport after being discovered playing with a toy sword in a park…Former state champion BMX racer...Qualified for first international major team event at age 16...First U.S. man to win an individual fencing world cup title...Works as a model…Enjoys music and DJ’ing.