Darwin Martos has coached in the Youth Champions Program since 2010. Certified by the United States Fencing Association as a Foil Coach in 2005, he has trained with many high level fencing coaches, such as Michael Marx, Cody Mattern, Ed Richards, Andrea Lagan, and Alex Beguinet, at the United States Olympic Training Center in Colorado Springs. Coach Darwin is well trained in the physical, technical, and mental aspects of fencing, and he inspires young fencers with his positive and youthful attitude, understanding, work ethic, and passion for the sport of fencing. He is currently working on his USFCA Prévôt of Foil Certification, and plans to complete it by 2015.


Coach Darwin actively competes in the USA National Veteran Men’s Foil category, and has consistently ranked among the top 8 in the Veteran Men's Open and Veteran Men’s 40 Foil category since 2012.