Saturday 13th November 2021
This is a nominated event for Junior National Ranking Points for the 2021-22 season
Licence No 37921
Eligibility: The tournament is a Junior event and is therefore open to all male and female fencers who are aged 13 to 19 inclusive on 1st January 2022.
Two rounds of pools followed by DE.
A trophy for each first place.
Medals for top 4
Fencers must wear compliant kit to include:
350N jacket and breeches, 800N plastron and a mask with a conductive bib.
Masks conforming to the recent FIE specification are recommended on the grounds of safety. BF safety committee notice.
Equipment will be checked on Piste.
Fencers must be current members of British Fencing at Compete Level.
Government and British Fencing guidelines are constantly under review.
Only one person will be allowed to support the fencer at one time. This can be a guardian, parent or coach. This is to prevent huge crowds of people gathering at the end of the pistes, to allow the referees space to referee efficiently and also for their safety
All other persons must be on the bleachers, on the gallery or in the café table area.
Covid19 prevention masks must be worn!
If the advice changes we will advise all parents
On the day of the event, before travelling to the venue, you must complete this form
Venue: SportsDock, University of East London (Docklands Campus), London E16 2RD (Home of Newham Swords Fencing Club). Transport directions and map
Check In Times – FINAL
Entry Fee: £45. No refunds after closing date.
Closing Date: Midnight 10/11/2019. Late entry/late payment fee – £65.
A limited Armoury service will be available.
- Please check that weapons are working before coming to the competition!
- All foils must have 6″ (15cm) of insulation at the point to ensure hits are registered against the opponent.
- If you replace the tape on a Leon Paul foil it is strongly recommended that you replace the point screws at the same time.
A cafeteria and large, free car park available. Easy access but only one parent/coach/supporter at the end of the piste during fencing. Othewise please be seated on the bleachers
Accommodation and transport
There are many hotels nearby and booking.com, travago.co.uk, airbnb, etc., will find you something. London City Airport is just around the corner.
Nearest DLR station is Gallions Reach
For further information, contact Linda Strachan on 07956 618898 or through the Contact Page
The competition is now open for entry through