All fencers must have full electric equipment to fence at the tournament. It includes knee high socks (let me know if you need help to order). Fencers have to register with USFA as at least a non-competitive member ($10 per year). You can register with USFA here: https://member.usfencing.org/membership-types
Preregistration opens on 07/02/2017.
Preregistration closes on 09/23/2017.
NOTE: depends on the number of participants at each event, some events may be combined.
Format: One round of 5-touch/3 minute bout pools. 100% advance to direct elimination rounds. For Y12, Y14 and Senior events, direct elimination bouts are 15 touch/9 minute bouts. For Y10, direct elimination bouts are 10 touch/6 minute bouts.
All other USA Fencing rules control, as set forth in the USA Fencing Rulebook and as discussed further in the USA Fencing Athlete Handbook.