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The Junior Olympic Championships for Cadets and Juniors will be held in Denver, Colorado this season! Come test yourself at altitude with the RJC at DFC! We are offering this competition in conjunction with our annual Hangover Open, which can be found on AskFred. Our goal is to offer you two high-quality tournaments over your New Year's Holiday!
All events will be held at Denver Fencing Center:
1930 S Navajo St
Denver, CO 80223
Free parking at the venue is available on the street and to the south of the Denver Fencing Center building. Overflow parking is also available at Ruby Hill Park at the end of the block. Please do not block driveways or use the parking areas of other businesses in the neighborhood.
The Regional Junior Cadet Circuit (RJCC) is designed to promote and develop strong regional tournaments for Junior/Cadet aged fencer who seeks competitive opportunities beyond the local and division levels but below the NAC Junior/Cadet levels. In each RJCC category (Junior and Cadet), points will be awarded to all of the fencers. Fencers who wish to qualify for Junior Olympics or the July Challenge based on points earned at this tournament may count those points. More info on qualification paths for national tournaments can be found here: http://www.usfencing.org/rjcc-resources
Event Fee Info
Regular Registration (6/1/18 to 9/10/18): $5 administrative fee collected by USA Fencing $24 non-refundable registration fee $45 per event
Late Registration (12/19/18 to 12/27/18) All fees will triple starting 12/19
Withdrawals and cancellations must be received no later than December 19, 2018 Only event fees will be refunded. Refunds will be processed 4-6 weeks after the competition.
We will have high-level national referees directing the tournament. Replay will be used for the final bouts in each event. Equipment check will be the same as national tournaments, including body and mask cords, gloves, lames, and foil bibs.
Denver Fencing Center has reserved a block of rooms at the Embassy Suites DTC North for competitors.
7525 East Hampden Avenue, Denver, Colorado, 80231
King bed suites are $109/night. All rooms also have a pull-out couch, so you can split with a teammate!
The hotel features free parking, free made to order breakfast, and a swimming pool. It is close to a number of restaurants.
There is also a free shuttle to the light rail, which can take you downtown!
Book online at http://embassysuites.hilton.com/en/es/groups/personalized/D/DENHPES-XRC-20181226/index.jhtml
You can also call 303-696-6644 to book. Make sure to mention you're part of the Denver Fencing Center RJC at DFC!
Fencers flying into DIA can use Lyft, Uber, or public transportation to get around town.
The train from the airport to downtown is $9 and takes approximately 45 minutes.