Axelrod, Albert

AFLA national foil champion (1955, ’58, ’60, ’70), medalist eight times. Member, US. Olympic team (1952, ’56, ’60, ’64, ’68). Olympic bronze medalist in foil individual (1960). Editor, “American Fencing” magazine (1986-90). IFA and NCAA foil champion for CCNY (1948).

Albert Axelrod receiving the Helms Hall of Fame Award from Mike DeCicco. President of National Fencing Coaches Association and Stephen B. Sobel, President of the Amateur Fencers’ League of America at the Gala held November 10th at the Fencer’s Club of New York.


1960 Olympics, Men’s foil (l to r) Yuri Sissikin, Albie Axelrod, Viktor Zhdanovich albieaxelrod1960.jpg