"Priscille Lapoutage starting fencing in France at a young age. By the age of 22 she qualified as a coach, coach educator and referee at the 3 weapons by the National Fencing coach school in Dinard, France. She spent 2 years there training 8 hours a day by many different coaches and some famous one like Maitre Revenu, Maître Raoul Clery, Maitre Claude Carliez.
Since she qualified she hasn't stop working as a fencing coach in different clubs mainly in Paris and in Fontainebleau at INSEAD. She joined the Levallois fencing club where she carried on competing at épée at national and international level in France.
In 2006 she qualified as a business coach and incorporate fencing as a tool to help coaching corporate client. Since she moved to London in 2006, she create her own épée club and became a coach tutor at the National British Fencing Academy where she trains coaches at all level and all weapon.
After 25 years of teaching fencing she is still very enthusiastic about bringing new people into this great sport that everybody can start and enjoy at any age. Fencing is for her an "Art de vivre".