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Music City Series #1 Sep 29, 2018 - Sep 30, 2018
DEADLINE EXTENDED to 9/24! This is the 1st of our 3 tournament series. This is our fourth season running the Music City Series, and it's one of the most successful tournament series in the Southeast. Awesome prizes, medals, and great fencing.
Music City Fencing Club: Nashville, TN
posted 07/12/2018
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REGULAR FEE ENTRY DEADLINE EXTENDED!!!

This is the 1st of 3 tournaments in our 2018-19 season Music City Series. Events in both foil and epee. All participants will earn points towards our Grand Prize, and finalists will receive medals. A Grand Prize will be awarded to the overall points champions in both of the Mixed Open Events.
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Regular Fee Entry Deadline (9/24/18) = $25 (registration fee) + $15 per event

NEW PROMOTIONAL DISCOUNT: A-rated fencers receive a waived registration fee (pay event fee only), and B-rated fencers receive $15 OFF their registration fee!

Late Fee Entry Deadline (after 9/24/18) = $35 (registration fee) + $15 per event

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What is The Music City Series?

Most tournaments come and go in just a few hours, and you can be stuck with a bad result if you had an off day. Other fencers have one good day, and then have trouble reaching that peek again. The Music City Series is designed to remove luck, good or bad, and rewards fencers for their consistency, and helps them to establish a culture of success over a longer period of time.

How Does it Work?

The Music City Series is comprised of three separate tournaments spread throughout the season, each with their own Champion and Finalists. Competitors earn cumulative points based on a weighted point formula.

Consistency is key! A fencer who wins one tournament, but only makes the top 8 in the other tournaments can easily be passed over by a fencer who has consistently finished in the top 4 at each tournament. This is just one example, but there are many other possible scenarios. A fencer who consistently medals, but misses a tournament could lose his top spot on the points list. Adversely, a fencer can miss one tournament or finish poorly, then finish near the top in each remaining tournament, including the Grand Finale, and could earn enough points to become the Overall Series Champion!

Each tournament brings a unique element of excitement, not only to see who wins, but to see who will end up at the top of the rolling points list!

The Grand Prizes

Our Grand Prizes have been brand new electric guitars engraved with a placard denoting the championship event and date, along with a guitar strap, stand and wall mount worth several hundred dollars! The Overall Series Champion will also have their name and club affiliation engraved on our perpetual silver trophy cup which is on continuous display!

Medals will be given to top-8 finalists in each of the four tournaments, in all events. Separate medals will be awarded to the top 3 female fencers who finish in each event. Custom Gold, Silver, and Bronze framed records will be awarded to top 3 places in each Open Mixed Event.

For more info about our club visit http://www.musiccityfencingclub.com

Events Scheduled:

Senior Mixed Epee
C & Under Mixed Epee
Senior Mixed Foil
D & Under Mixed Foil

Preregistration opens on 07/12/2018.
Preregistration closes on 09/28/2018.