Gerry coaches VRI’s epée fencers from beginner through to elite level. He is a fencing and Modern Pentathlon coach, and has coached athletes at Olympic Games, Senior and Junior World Championships, and Asian Championships in Fencing and Modern Pentathlon.

As an athlete, Gerry placed 15th in the individual men’s epée fencing event at the 2000 Sydney Olympics (an Australian record), competed in five senior World Championships, and was a World Cup team finalist in Italy in 2000.

Coaching achievements

— Coached athletes to Olympic Games, Senior and Junior World Championships, and Asian Championships in Fencing and Modern Pentathlon
— Coached athletes to Senior Asian Championship & Commonwealth medals
— Coached athletes to National/Oceania Senior/Junior titles in Fencing and Modern Pentathlon
— Coach/ Team Manager to Olympic Games, Senior and Junior World championships, Asian championships and World Cups in Fencing and Modern Pentathlon

Fencing achievements

— 15th Place,  Sydney 2000 Olympic Games, Men’s Epee (Australian Olympic record)
— Quarter Finalist, Sydney 2000 Olympic Games, Men’s Epee Teams (Australian Olympic record)
— World Cup Team finalist Vercelli Italy 2000
— 5 x Senior World Championships – Fencing
— 1 x Senior World Championship – Modern Pentathlon