Women-Only 3-weapon tournament. Prizes awarded 1st through 4th.
This is a sanctioned Virginia Division Event.
Open Women's Epee Start Time: 1pm
Open Women's Foil Start Time: 9am
Open Women's Saber Start Time: 11am
Preregistration opens on 7/23/18.
Preregistration closes on 9/15/18.
Doors open at 7:30 am. Free parking! Free Wireless! Mostly New Facility!
Fees: $40 per event payable at the door. Cash or Check made to Nova Fencing Club.
Mission Noche Buena is the sponsor of our event and we will be awarding prizes provided by the non-profit Mission for the 1st through 3rd places with the fence-off for the 3rd. Nova Fencing Club is donating $5 per participant to Mission Noche Buena. The goal of Mission Noche Buena is to provide food, education and health care to poverty stricken families in the Philippines. We encourage all the participants to help Mission to accomplish its awesome goals by donating at GOFUNDME.COM/MISSION-NOVA-FENCING. Thank you for your generosity and support.
** Liability waiver - Upon entering this tournament you agree to abide by the current rules of USA Fencing and other applicable rules instituted by Nova FC. You acknowledge you are entering this tournament at your own risk and release USA Fencing and its sponsors, Nova FC, and referees from any liability. With entry you give consent to Nova FC to obtain medical care from any licensed physician, hospital, or clinic for any injury or illness that may arise during activities associated with this tournament. **
Current valid USA Fencing membership is required. You MUST show your USA Fencing card or have proof that payment has been made. You may join/renew at the door, however please arrive with a completed membership form (parent signature required for fencers under age 18). USA Fencing membership forms can be downloaded at usfencing.org or plan to come early to complete required paperwork. Please have separate checks made out to USA Fencing or use your credit card for your USA Fencing membership payment. Bear in mind, USA Fencing now charges a $10 fee to renew your membership by mail/paper. Membership can be renewed online, as well. If you renew online, please print out your new card or payment receipt to show at the registration desk.
All fencers are expected to wear the required fencing attire and bring at least two weapons and two body cords that meet USA Fencing requirements. There are no exceptions to the attire and equipment rules.
We have a full Fencing Store at the club. You are welcome to browse the current inventory at https://www.novafencingclub.com/store.html. We also now carry FIE equipment (very limited quantities and sizes).
E-mail or call Coach Greg Kaidanov with any questions at CoachGreg@NovaFencingClub.com or (703) 999 8077.