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Gerek
MEINHARDT
Fie ranking
19
USA
Age
27
27.07.1990
Weapon
  • Foil
Handness
Right
World championships (Senior Individual Medals)
2
Bronze

Latest competitions

Date Type of competition City (Country) Place
20 July 2017 World Championship
Leipzig (GERMANY)
11
13 June 2017 Zone Championships
Montreal (CANADA)
3
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Last opponent
Gerek
MEINHARDT
Richard
KRUSE
vs
1
33% wins
Rank
19
USA
2
67% wins
Rank
6
GBR

Future competitions

Date Name of competition Type of competition City (Country) Registration
23.09.2017 Tournoi satellite Satellite
Amsterdam (NETHERLANDS)
16.10.2017 Championnats du monde Vétérans 70+ World Championship
Maribor (SLOVENIA)
16.10.2017 Championnats du monde Vétérans 60-69 World Championship
Maribor (SLOVENIA)
17.10.2017 Championnats du monde vétérans 50-59 World Championship
Maribor (SLOVENIA)

Medal score (Individual only)

Gold Silver Bronze Total
Senior

Future competitions

Date Name of competition Type of competition City (Country) Registration
23.09.2017 Tournoi satellite Satellite
Amsterdam (NETHERLANDS)
16.10.2017 Championnats du monde Vétérans 70+ World Championship
Maribor (SLOVENIA)
16.10.2017 Championnats du monde Vétérans 60-69 World Championship
Maribor (SLOVENIA)

Results

Date Type of competition City (Country) Place
2017-07-20 World Championship
Leipzig (GERMANY)
11
2017-06-13 Zone Championships
Montreal (CANADA)
3
2017-05-05 World Cup
St-Petersbourg (RUSSIA)
6
2017-03-17 Grand Prix
Long Beach, California (USA)
34
2017-02-10 World Cup
Bonn (GERMANY)
36
2017-01-20 World Cup
Paris (FRANCE)
6
2016-12-02 Grand Prix
Turin (ITALY)
17
2016-11-11 World Cup
Tokyo (JAPAN)
33
2016-08-07 Olympic Games
Rio de Janeiro (BRAZIL)
5
2016-06-21 Zone Championships
Panama (PANAMA)
12
2016-06-03 Grand Prix
Shanghai (CHINA)
18
2016-05-13 World Cup
St-Petersbourg (RUSSIA)
5
2016-03-11 Grand Prix
La Havane (CUBA)
9
2016-02-05 World Cup
Bonn (GERMANY)
5
2016-01-15 World Cup
Paris (FRANCE)
3
2015-11-27 Grand Prix
Turin (ITALY)
33
2015-11-06 World Cup
Tokyo (JAPAN)
3
2015-10-16 World Cup
San José (USA)
9
2015-07-15 World Championship
Moscow (RUSSIA)
3
2015-05-15 Grand Prix
Shanghai (CHINA)
33
2015-05-01 World Cup
St-Petersbourg (RUSSIA)
33
2015-04-17 Zone Championships
Santiago (CHILE)
3
2015-03-13 Grand Prix
La Havane (CUBA)
19
2015-02-06 World Cup
Bonn (GERMANY)
33
2015-01-16 World Cup
Paris (FRANCE)
10
2014-11-28 Grand Prix
Turin (ITALY)
18
2014-11-07 World Cup
Tokyo (JAPAN)
9
2014-10-17 World Cup
San Francisco (USA)
33
2014-07-16 World Championship
Kazan (RUSSIA)
5
2014-06-01 Zone Championships
San José (USA)
1
2014-05-23 World Cup
La Havane (CUBA)
9
2014-05-03 Grand Prix
Tokyo (JAPAN)
1
2014-04-25 World Cup
Séoul (KOREA)
18
2014-03-15 Grand Prix
Venise (ITALY)
33
2014-02-21 World Cup
La Coruña (SPAIN)
9
2014-01-17 World Cup
Paris (FRANCE)
3
2013-08-06 World Championship
Budapest (HUNGARY)
10
2013-06-17 Zone Championships
Cartagena (COLOMBIA)
1
2013-05-24 World Cup
La Havane (CUBA)
9
2013-05-04 Grand Prix
Tokyo (JAPAN)
2
2013-04-26 World Cup
Séoul (KOREA)
36
2013-03-16 Grand Prix
Venise (ITALY)
2
2013-03-04 Grand Prix
St-Petersbourg (RUSSIA)
7
2013-02-22 World Cup
La Coruña (SPAIN)
3
2013-01-25 World Cup
Paris (FRANCE)
24
2012-06-29 World Cup
La Havane (CUBA)
22
2012-06-16 Zone Championships
Cancun (MEXICO)
3
2012-06-01 Grand Prix
St-Petersbourg (RUSSIA)
17
2012-05-18 World Cup
Séoul (KOREA)
55
2012-04-28 Grand Prix
Wakayama (JAPAN)
59
2012-03-16 World Cup
Bonn (GERMANY)
27
2012-03-03 Grand Prix
Venise (ITALY)
23
2012-02-17 World Cup
La Coruña (SPAIN)
22
2012-01-27 World Cup
Paris (FRANCE)
61
2011-10-10 World Championship
Catania (ITALY)
13
2011-07-04 Zone Championships
Reno - Nevada (USA)
3
2011-06-17 World Cup
La Havane (CUBA)
40
2011-06-03 Grand Prix
St-Petersbourg (RUSSIA)
34
2011-05-20 World Cup
Séoul (KOREA)
34
2011-05-09 Grand Prix
Shanghai (CHINA)
36
2010-11-04 World Championship
Paris (FRANCE)
3
2010-08-03 Zone Championships
San José (USA)
5
2010-06-11 World Cup
Isla de Margarita (VENEZUELA)
9
2010-06-03 World Cup
La Havane (CUBA)
18
2010-05-29 World Cup
Montréal (CANADA)
10
2010-05-24 Grand Prix
St-Petersbourg (RUSSIA)
34
2010-05-14 Grand Prix
Tokyo (JAPAN)
10
2010-04-30 Grand Prix
Shanghai (CHINA)
21
2010-04-07 World Championship
Baku (AZERBAIJAN)
2
2010-02-19 Grand Prix
Venise (ITALY)
34
2010-01-29 Grand Prix
Paris (FRANCE)
8
2010-01-16 World Cup
Copenhague (DENMARK)
9
2010-01-04 World Cup
Budapest (HUNGARY)
44
2009-09-30 World Championship
Antalya (TURKEY)
14
2009-07-02 Zone Championships
San Salvador (EL SALVADOR)
2
2009-06-12 World Cup
Estado Vargas (VENEZUELA)
5
2009-06-04 World Cup
La Havane (CUBA)
10
2009-05-30 World Cup
Montréal (CANADA)
5
2009-05-25 Grand Prix
St-Petersbourg (RUSSIA)
21
2009-05-01 Grand Prix
Shanghai (CHINA)
10
2009-04-10 World Championship
Belfast (GREAT BRITAIN)
3
2009-01-23 Grand Prix
Paris (FRANCE)
18
2008-08-13 Olympic Games
Pekin (CHINA)
10
2008-07-08 Zone Championships
Queretaro (MEXICO)
2
2008-06-13 World Cup
Estado Guarico (VENEZUELA)
3
2008-06-08 Grand Prix
La Havane (CUBA)
34
2008-05-29 World Cup
Montréal (CANADA)
12
2008-05-02 Grand Prix
Shanghai (CHINA)
12
2008-04-09 World Championship
Acireale (Catania) (ITALY)
5
2008-03-15 World Cup
Espinho (PORTUGAL)
37
2008-03-07 Grand Prix
St-Petersbourg (RUSSIA)
34
2008-03-01 World Cup
Bonn (GERMANY)
20
2008-02-02 World Cup
La Coruña (SPAIN)
35
2008-01-25 Grand Prix
Paris (FRANCE)
56
2008-01-05 World Cup
Copenhague (DENMARK)
37
2007-12-16 World Cup
Burgsteinfurt (GERMANY)
2
2007-11-25 World Cup
Aix-en-Provence (FRANCE)
12
2007-11-17 World Cup
Madrid (SPAIN)
1
2007-10-20 World Cup
Londres (GREAT BRITAIN)
19
2007-10-13 World Cup
Bratislava (SLOVAKIA)
2
2007-09-29 World Championship
St-Petersbourg (RUSSIA)
28
2007-08-27 Zone Championships
Montreal (CANADA)
1
2007-06-15 World Cup
Isla de Margarita (VENEZUELA)
51
2007-06-10 Grand Prix
La Havane (CUBA)
7
2007-05-31 World Cup
Montréal (CANADA)
58
2007-05-19 World Cup
Tokyo (JAPAN)
92
2007-05-11 Grand Prix
Shanghai (CHINA)
66
2007-04-13 World Championship
Belek (TURKEY)
24
2007-03-09 Grand Prix
St-Petersbourg (RUSSIA)
37
2007-03-03 World Cup
Bonn (GERMANY)
100
2007-02-03 World Cup
La Coruña (SPAIN)
75
2007-01-26 Grand Prix
Paris (FRANCE)
82
2006-12-17 World Cup
Burgsteinfurt (GERMANY)
19
2006-11-26 World Cup
Aix-en-Provence (FRANCE)
6
2006-11-18 World Cup
Madrid (SPAIN)
3
2006-10-26 Non official
Valencia (VENEZUELA)
13
2006-10-15 World Cup
Bratislava (SLOVAKIA)
5
2006-06-10 World Cup
Vancouver (CANADA)
19
2006-04-14 World Championship
Taebaek City (KOREA)
26
2006-04-11 World Championship
Taebaek City (KOREA)
9
2006-02-11 World Cup
Mödling (AUSTRIA)
44
2006-02-05 World Cup
Côme (ITALY)
27
2006-01-22 World Cup
Montreal (CANADA)
5
2005-12-18 World Cup
Burgsteinfurt (GERMANY)
16
2005-11-27 World Cup
Aix-en-Provence (FRANCE)
26
2005-11-19 World Cup
Madrid (SPAIN)
6
2005-02-06 World Cup
Côme (ITALY)
30
2004-11-28 World Cup
Aix-en-Provence (FRANCE)
64
2004-11-20 World Cup
Madrid (SPAIN)
16
2004-11-06 World Cup
Louisville (KEN) (USA)
14
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Ranking

Season Ranking Points
Senior
2017/2018 19 89.0
2016/2017 19 − 11 89.0
2015/2016 8 134.0
2014/2015 8 − 4 111.0
2013/2014 4 − 2 171.0
2012/2013 2 + 27 195.0
2011/2012 29 + 1 54.0
2010/2011 30 − 20 60.0
2009/2010 10 + 4 164.0
2008/2009 14 − 3 144.0
2007/2008 11 + 7 132.0
2006/2007 18 + 163 112.0
2005/2006 181 4.0
Junior
2009/2010 16 80.0
2008/2009 16 − 14 60.0
2007/2008 2 + 14 126.0
2006/2007 16 + 5 60.0
2005/2006 21 + 60 58.0
2004/2005 81 22.0
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Information

Further Personal Information

Residence Notre Dame, IN, USA
Occupation Athlete
Languages English, French
Higher education Business Administration - Notre Dame University: United States

Sport Specific Information

When and where did you begin this sport? He was introduced to fencing at age nine and entered his first national competition at age 10. His first club was the M Team in San Francisco, CA, United States of America.
Why this sport? He got involved with the sport because he initially took piano lessons from coach Greg Massialas' wife. When Massialas set up his own club, Meinhardt's parents signed him up.
Club / Team Massialas Foundation: San Francisco, CA, USA
Name of coach Greg Massialas [club, national], USA
Handedness Right

General Interest

Hobbies Playing basketball, listening to music, reading, travelling, spending time with family. (Facebook page, 18 Jan 2016)
Hero / Idol His sister Katie. (teamusa.org, 19 Jul 2011)
Injuries He had surgery on the meniscus in his right knee in January 2011. He was unable to compete for five months. (fencing.net, 10 May 2012)
Sporting philosophy / motto "The first thing is to love your sport. Never do it to please someone else. It has to be yours." (Twitter profile, 23 Apr 2011)
Famous relatives His sister Katie has played basketball for Boston University in the United States of America. (teamusa.org, 19 Jul 2011)
Ambitions To compete at the 2016 Olympic Games in Rio de Janeiro. (Twitter profile, 10 Feb 2016)
Other information MILESTONES
He became the youngest national champion in men's foil when he won the 2007 US National Championships at age 16. In January 2014 he became the first US foil fencer to reach number one in the world rankings. (Facebook page, 17 Jun 2017; teamusa.org, 19 Jul 2011)

YOUNGEST
He was the youngest male fencer from any nation to compete at the 2008 Olympic Games in Beijing. He also became the youngest US male fencer in Olympic history at the 2008 Games. (sfgate.com, 14 Aug 2008)

EDUCATION
Between 2013 and 2015 he studied for a master's in business administration at the University of Notre Dame in Indiana, United States of America. (LinkedIn profile, 22 Aug 2016)
Last opponent
Gerek
MEINHARDT
Richard
KRUSE
vs
1
33% wins
Rank
19
USA
2
67% wins
Rank
6
GBR
History
  • Championnats du Monde (Leipzig) 2017-07-20 - CHM - S - F
    MEINHARDT Gerek KRUSE Richard
    7 15
  • Jeux Olympiques (Rio de Janeiro) 2016-08-07 - JO - S - F
    MEINHARDT Gerek KRUSE Richard
    13 15
  • Prince Takamado WC (Tokyo) 2014-05-03 - GP - S - F
    MEINHARDT Gerek KRUSE Richard
    15 11

OPPONENTS (FROM 2006)

Name Nationality Victories - Defeats
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