This event is sanctioned by the NJ Division and ratings can be awarded. You can view the USFA ratings chart: http://assets.ngin.com/attachments/document/0034/6264/Classification_Chart.pdf
All fencers are required to have a valid competitive USFA, other fencing federation, or FIE Membership card. Obtain/renew membership at: https://www.railstation.org/usfencing/Login.aspx?Redirect=Profile.aspx?returnurl=default.aspx.
New USFA memberships, new USFA card, or replacement USFA cards can be obtained via USFA. Print membership card https://www.railstation.org/usfencing/Login.aspx?Redirect=Profile.aspx?returnurl=default.aspx.
Athletes arriving without proof of USFA or other fencing federation membership must complete all appropriate forms and pay for USFA membership at the registration desk. You may join/renew at the door (parent signature required), however we request that you arrive with a completed form or plan to come early to complete required paperwork. The form can be found at http://assets.ngin.com/attachments/document/0034/1407/2013-14_Individual_Membership_Form.rev.pdf.
Pease have a separate check payable to "USA Fencing" or you can use your credit card, which is preferred.
$35 Preregistration and payment with askfred
$40 Preregistration on askfred and payment at the door
$45 No Preregistration and payment at the door
•Full USFA regulation uniform is required
•The fencer’s name is NOT required to be displayed on their uniform for this event
•All events are conducted with electric equipment. A preliminary inspection will be conducted at the beginning of each pool and DE to ensure the presence of the following equipment: underarm plastron, weapons, body cords and all appropriate weapons check control marks. Athletes are subject to prohibition from fencing if these conditions are not met.
•Fencer must have at least two working weapons, two body cords and two head cords. Foil mask with conductive bib is required
•Events may be mixed if less than 6 fencers
•One round of pools with 100% promotion to Direct Elimination rounds.
•No fence-off for third place; Medals awarded to 3rd place.
•Fencers are responsible for ensuring accuracy of all posted information and must report errors to the bout committee immediately. Fencer signature on pool score sheets and DE bout slip implies accuracy.