You must be a USFA member (South Jersey Division) to compete in this event. Members must reside in or attend a registered South Jersey Division club at USFencing.org and which are in the Atlantic, Burlington, Camden, Cape May, Cumberland, Gloucester and Salem County areas during the 2017-2018 fencing season. South Jersey Division qualification will be verified before final approval of registration.
REGULAR PREREGISTRATION CLOSES: 04/13/18
LATE REGISTRATION STARTS: 04/14/18
LATE REGISTRATION ENDS: 04/21/18
Y14 Women's Epee
Y14 Women's Foil
Y14 Women's Saber
Y14 Men's Epee
Y14 Men's Foil
Y14 Men's Saber
C & Under Senior Women's Epee
C & Under Senior Women's Foil
C & Under Senior Women's Saber
C & Under Senior Men's Epee
C & Under Senior Men's Foil
C & Under Senior Men's Saber
This tournament is the qualification path for South Jersey fencers who wish to compete in the Division II or Division III Summer National events being held in St Louis, Missouri June 28 – July 7, 2018 and who have not already qualified for Div 2/3 through a ROC event and those who wish to compete in the Y14 events who have not qualified through a RYC/SYC event.
PLEASE REFER TO:
FORMAT: one round of pools, 100% promoted to DEs.
Veterans will also qualify for the Summer National Vet events just by competing in this event.
At the South Jersey Division Div 2/3/Y14 Qualifiers, fencers must finish in the top 25% of the event to qualify. Veteran fencers can qualify for their summer national events by participating in this tournament.
Open to South Jersey Division Fencers with a C, D, E or no classification. Fencers must be US citizen or permanent US residents to participate in this tournament and the Summer National Championships.
REGULAR PREREGISTRATION: Closes 04/13/18
LATE REGISTRATION: Starts 04/14/18
LATE REGISTRATION ENDS: 04/21/18
Close of Check-In*:
Y14 Women's Saber - 9:30 am
Y14 Men's Sabre - 1:30 pm
D2 Women's Saber - 11:30 am
D2 Men's Saber - 3:30 pm
Y14 Women's Foil - 1:00 pm
Y14 Men's Foil - 9:00 am
D2 Men's Foil - 11:00 am
D2 Women's Foil - 3:00 pm
Y14 Women's Epee - 8:00 am
Y14 Men's Epee - 11:30 am
D2 Women's Epee - 9:30 am
D2 Men's Epee - 1:30 pm
*SCHEDULED TIMES ARE SUBJECT TO CHANGE.
"Senior" refers to a USFA requirement that all fencers participating in open events must have birth years of 2004 and earlier. See Link below for age & classification requirements: http://assets.ngin.com/attachments/document/0070/8386/2017_2018_Age_and_Classification_Chart.pdf
ENTRY FEES: $20 registration fee plus $20 per event. Late registration starts on April 23rd. The late registration fee will be $40 plus $40 per event. No Pregistration at the door. There are no exceptions to this policy.
USFA and Waiver Information: You must have a valid USFA membership or join the USFA at the event. Because the tournament includes fencers under the age of 18, all fencers who are under 18 and their parents must also sign the waiver form for the qualifier at the door.
Fencers competing in Div 2/3 events must follow the rating restrictions set forth by the USFA. Only fencers with a rating of C or lower are eligible to fence at these qualifiers.
All fencers are expected to wear full fencing attire and bring at least two weapons and body cords that meet USFA requirements, including FIE gloves for sabre, as well as fencing shoes. There are no exceptions to the attire and equipment rules.
PAYMENTS: Prepayment is required via Askfred. If paying by check, send checks to South Jersey Division of US Fencing at P.O. Box 3334, Cherry Hill, NJ 08034. Regular registration payments must be received by April 13, 2018. Late registration payments must be received by April 21, 2018.
REFUNDS: Refunds on event fees only. Refund requests must be received by April 13, 2018. Refund checks are mailed after the tournament.
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