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|Born||30 March 1982|
|Height||1.74 m (5 ft 9 in)|
|Weight||63 kg (139 lb)|
|Club||GS Wojsk Lądowych|
|FIE ranking||current ranking|
Aleksandra Anna Socha Shelton (born March 30, 1982) is an American sabre fencer, bronze medal in the 2003 World Fencing Championships, European champion in 2004, and European team in 2008. She represented Poland at the time.
Socha was the Polish champion in sabre for the years 1999, 2002, 2003, 2008, 2010, and 2015. As a member of the Polish Sabre Fencing Team she won medals at the European Championships in 2001 (bronze), 2006 (silver), and 2008 (gold). In Individual Sabre she won a gold medal at the 2004 European Fencing Championships and silver at the 2011 European Fencing Championships, as well as gold medals, team and individual, in the 2010 Military Fencing Championship in Caracas, Venezuela, and the 2011 Military World Games in Rio de Janeiro.
Socha graduated from Middle School Nr 2 in Pabianice at age 15 and moved to Warsaw to attend Sport Championship High School and Józef Piłsudski University of Physical Education (Polish: Akademia Wychowania Fizycznego Józefa Piłsudskiego w Warszawie) where she obtained a master's degree in physical education. She is married to Bradley Shelton of Sheridan, Arkansas. She is a certified fencing coach, a fitness trainer, as well as a soldier in the 3rd Command Support Battalion of the Polish Land Forces stationed in Warsaw.
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- "Aleksandra Socha". Rio2016.com. Organizing Committee of the Olympic and Paralympic Games Rio 2016. Archived from the original on 2016-08-06. Retrieved 2016-08-03.
- Official website at the Wayback Machine (archived 2018-08-29)
- Aleksandra Shelton at the International Fencing Federation
- Aleksandra Socha at the European Fencing Confederation (archive)
- Aleksandra Socha at Olimpijski.pl (in Polish) at the Wayback Machine (archived 2012-05-18)
- Aleksandra Socha at the International Olympic Committee
- Aleksandra Socha at the Olympic Channel
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