Saturday 16th March 2019
This is a nominated event for cadet national ranking points for the 2018-2019 season.
Eligibility: The tournament is a Cadet event and is therefore open to all male and female fencers who are under 17 on 1st January 2019 but who are at least 11 years old on 1 January 2019. Fencers must be members of British Fencing on the date of the event.
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.
Venue: SportsDock, University of East London (Docklands Campus), London E16 2RD (Home of Newham Swords Fencing Club). Transport directions and map
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Entry Fee: £35. No refunds after closing date.
Closing Date: Midnight 10/03/2019. Late entry/late payment fee – £10.
Notes: Format is one round of pools followed by DE.
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 throughout Centre
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 email firstname.lastname@example.org
The competition is now open for entry through Sport80