HAWAII OPEN 2019
Join us for the 2019 Hawaii Open.
The Ala Wai Palladium, with eucalyptus hardwood floor, breathtaking vistas of the Ko’olau mountains and iconic Diamond Head, is easily one of the most beautiful venues to hold a fencing tournament in Hawaii.
The 2019 Hawaii Open consists of four events:
Mixed Open Foil, Mixed Open Epee, Mixed Vet Foil, and Mixed Vet Epee.
Thanks to our generous donors, there will be cash prizes award for first place in all 4 events. The prize pool is set relative to the qualification level of each event.
A rated event = $1000
B rated event = $500
C rated event = $250
This will be a USFA sanctioned tournament and ratings will be awarded according to the USFA classification chart. Current USFA competitive membership is required. USFA regulation uniforms please. (Names on jackets, lames, and knickers will not be required).
Head referee: Charles Astudillo
There is a cap of thirty (30) fencers per event.
When the maximum number is reached the registration will be closed.
$20 tournament registration fee.
$30 per single event.
$50 for senior fencers competing in both events that day (Open and Vet).
$20 per event for fencers 17 and under.
Schedule of Events:
8:00 am - Doors Open
9:30 am - Open Mixed Foil
1:00 pm - Veteran Mixed Foil
8:00 am - Doors open
9:30 am - Open Mixed Epee
1:00 pm - Veteran Mixed Epee
You will need:
- Proof of USFA membership, FIE license, or foreign federation membership. If no membership provided, fencer has to complete and pay for USFA fencing membership at the door.
- Signed waiver.
- Proof of age, ID, passport, or USFA membership card.
- Per event:
2 functional weapons, 2 bodycords, 2 mask cord.
Lame with NO dead spots (foil only)
Gloves with no holes
USFA regulation mask for foil or epee.
All events will be fenced as a single round of pools, 100% promoted to direct-elimination, no fence-off for third. Medals will be awarded to the top 4 overall finishers.
Ala Wai Golf Course, 2nd Floor, “The Palladium”
404 Kapahulu Avenue,
Honolulu, HI 96815
The hotels listed here were selected for shortest distance to venue.
They are Not affiliated with the Hawaii Open.
Queen Kapiolani Hotel
150 Kapahulu Ave, Honolulu, HI 96815
Aston Waikiki Sunset
229 Paoakalani Ave, Honolulu, HI 96815
Hyatt Place Waikiki Beach
175 Paoakalani Ave, Honolulu, HI 96815
2555 Cartwright Rd, Honolulu, HI 96815
With questions contact Gyula at firstname.lastname@example.org