Jacopo became his student, focusing on Achille Marozzo’s teaching and the Italian tradition. The collaboration with Roberto and other instructors from Brescia like Moreno dei Ricci and Alessio Gaffurini bring life to the School project “Opera Nova”, officially created in 2018.
In 2015, he achieved the first level certificate from AIMA (Italian Association of Master at Arms). In 2018 he achieved the title of Maestro for the historical fencing recognized by Italian fencing Federation FIS.
He is currently member of the Council of AIMA and SPADA (Society for the Promotion of “Arte delle Armi”).
As instructor, he has been invited in several events as guest teacher. In Italy he teached in Rome, Turin, Neaples and Urbino; internationally he has been invited to teach in Chicago, Helsinki and Montpellier.
He also assisted M° Roberto Gotti in official demonstration (in Algeria, Switzerland, and recently in Hong Kong) and in several seminars both in Italy (Urbino, Turin and Rome) and in France (Dijon, Montpelleir and Tours).
As athlete, he arrived first in longsword at the 2018 HEMA Champioship by CSEN and he is currently among the three best italian fencers in longsword. He fought in several competitions including Swordfish, AIMA Roma, TaurHEMAchia, Brisia HEMA, Fecht BA and HEMA Villenueve, conquering a total of 9 gold, 8 silver and 6 bronze medals.