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Referee Clinic by Certified Instructor Abdel Aziz     Oct 31, 2019
Salle Mauro Fencing Academy: Houston, TX Referee Seminar by Certified Referee Instructor and International referee, Abdel Aziz on 10/31/2019 6:00 PM at Salle Mauro Fencing Academy. Fencers, parents and coaches are welcome. Please check "More Info" for more details
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   Map to 4007 EE Bellaire Blvd Houston TX 77025
posted 10/15/2019
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Referee Clinic with Abdel Aziz

Come and join us for the Referee Clinic hosted by Abdel Aziz and Salle Mauro Fencing Academy on Thursday 10/31/2019 6:00 PM. The Clinic, will help introduce the fencing rules to fencers, coaches and parents, and will help you to interpret these rules and learn how to apply them.

Seminar Cost

Cost of the seminar is $80 paid at the door with a check or cash. Please pre-register in askfred now so we can have a prediction of number of attendants.
Salle Mauro students get 50% discount (pays $40 only)

Practical Observation

You will have the chance to be observed and get a rating at the Battle of Space City RYC/RJCC on November 2-3, 2019 at University of Houston

If you want to attend the practical exam please send en amail to Abdel at with your name, day (Saturday 11/2 or Sunday 11/3) and the weapons to be tested at.
To be able to attend the practical you will have to:
If under 18
Have a current USFencing membership

If 18 or up
1- Have a current USFencing membership
2- You upgraded your membership to +Checked
3- Passed the USFecncing Background screening (check your USFencing profile)
4- Completed the Safe Sport Training (check your USFencing profile)

Who is Abdel Aziz

Abdel Aziz is one of the most experienced referees in the US. He obtained his international referee license from FIE in 1979 and has had extensive international experience from officiating numerous Cadet, Junior and Senior World Cups since then in all three weapons. He is known in all Nationals, and NCAA events as well as working in all major fencing events around the US and Canada.
Abdel has also an extensive experience as a fencer, coach, head referee, referee assignor and tournament organizer.
As a fencer, Abdel was member of the Egyptian National Team from 1976 to 1984 and his achievements include 14 Egypt national titles.

As a coach, Abdel was the assistant head coach of Egypt National Team on 1984, worked as Fencing Coach for the US Sports Academy in Saudi Arabia in 1985, and was the National Team Head Coach for Egypt in 1987, 1988, 1989 and 1990. Abdel worked also as the Foil and Epee coach at Brooklyn Fencing Center in 2011, 2012, and 2013.

As a tournament organizer, Abdel is known by organizing the largest and most successful USFencing Regional Events all over the US including the very known The American Challenge, The Fairfax Challenge, The Arnold Classic, Premier Challenge, Ben Gutenberg SYC and much of other famous events.

Online test and Study Guide

You can review or download the USFA Referee Study Guide in PDF format here

Go to to download the FIE rule book, Penalty Chart and for other important downloads.

All participants are required to take online test here before or after attending the seminar

For more information contact Abdel Aziz