Cutting Edge Fencing Center
5328 Rufe Snow Drive
North Richland Hills, Texas 76180.
Close of registration times are indicated. Fencing will begin as soon after close of registration as possible.
Saturday, November 17th
Y10/Y12 Mixed Saber | 1:30 PM
Sunday, November 18th
Youth Team Draw Saber | 10:00 AM (see note below)
Senior Men's Div 3 Saber | 2:00 PM *
Senior Women's Div 3 Saber | 2:00 PM *
* Senior Div 3 events may be mixed depending upon registrations
Youth-10 and 12: Birth Years 2006-2011
Senior: Birth Years 2005 or earlier
Individual Event fees: $25 Register online before 11:59 November 15th, 2018
Youth Team Draw Event fees: $15 (per person)
At-the-door Registration (show up without having given any indication you are coming): Registration $50
All events will be fenced electrically. Masks, body cords, cuffs and lames will be subject to equipment control. FIE grade 800N Gloves are required for this competition.
Original seeding will be according to USA Fencing Athlete Handbook for Senior and Youth events. One round of pools will be fenced; 100% promoted to DE's of 15 touches. Initial seeding, seeding after pools and final placements will be posted in the venue. Fencers are responsible for verifying the posted lists, and signing their pool and DE sheets.
NOTE: Youth Draw Team - Participants will register individually. At the close of registration, teams will be composed to make them as equal as possible, taking into consideration ratings, national and regional points, experience. Efforts will be made to separate clubmates as much as possible. Once teams of 3-4 have been assembled, a pool round will be fenced. If the number of teams is high enough to require two pools, the winner of each pool will fence off. Team matches are Relay format, 9 bouts to a maximum score of 45 – increments of 5 touches.
USA FENCING MEMBERSHIP REQUIRED
Fencers must be a USA Fencing COMPETITIVE member. Proof of membership is required. Pre-registered fencers will be checked using most current USA Fencing membership data. Age status will be checked against USA Fencing membership data - bring proof of age if there are discrepancies. While fencers are encouraged to get memberships directly through the USA Fencing prior to the competition, completed USA Fencing membership forms will be accepted at the door. If you do not have proof of membership, you will be required to complete and pay for a membership. Payment for memberships is made directly to the USA Fencing (NO CASH!); bring separate check or credit card number (preferred) for membership.