Head Coach Atilio Tass Chosen To Officiate 2005 World Veterans Championships

Sept. 9, 2005

Head Fencing Coach Atilio Tass will represent the U.S. as a referee at the upcoming World Veterans Championship in Tampa, FL.

This is not the first time Coach Tass has been on the international stage, in the past he has appeared as an official in Cadet, Junior and Senior world class events including the World University Games, Olympics and the Para Olympic Games in Atlanta in 1996. On three other occasions, Coach Tass represented the U.S. at the World Veterans Championships in this capacity.

"It is a great honor to be considered one of the top referees in the country," said Coach Tass. "The fact that this responsibility came one more time on my shoulders, gives me confidence knowing that in the past I have represented the country well."