You provide the fencing, we provide the ice cream... If you plan on attending, sign up early to spark interest and pay online (or at the Medeo office) before 8/24 for our cheapest event rate!
Medeo's 9th Annual Escrime for Ice Cream EPEE Open
CLOSE OF CHECK-IN TIMES:
Senior Men's Epee: 10:00 AM
Senior Women's Epee: 10:00 AM
$35 IF you pre-register AND pay online by Saturday, 8/24*.
$45 IF you pre-register online by Saturday, 8/24 BUT pay at the door. (Cash or check only)
$55 for walk-ins that haven't pre-registered online.
(Cash or check only.)
*Online preregistration closes on Saturday,8/24 at 11:59 PM. Payment of lowest event fee also accepted at Medeo during office hours by 8/24.
**Payment at the door can be by cash or check (made out to Medeo Fencing Club). Exact change is appreciated!
If coming from the Kearney St entrance (next to Absolute Fencing Gear): Please note that Kearney St is the entrance to our industrial park... once you turn onto Kearney St. (into our industrial park, with Absolute Fencing Gear to your right), you will turn RIGHT at the street before the first row of buildings on the right. (First street on the right.) We are then located all the way at the end on the left.
*Please take down our number and call our office if you feel you might be a few minutes late or if you need directions: 732-469-2244
Senior means those fencers born in or before 2006.
>>FIRST-TIME COMPETITORS SHOULD READ THIS CAREFULLY:
Format and Sanctioning: This tournament is sanctioned by the New Jersey Division of the USFA. All fencers are expected to wear the required fencing attire (including knee-hi socks!) and bring at least two weapons and body cords that meet USFA requirements. There are no exceptions to the attire and equipment rules. You must have proof of valid USFA membership OR join the USFA at the event*. If you have not received your membership card yet for this season, but are listed on the usfencing.org membership list, you can now sign in and print out a temporary card!
*Visit http://www.usfencing.org for more info or to print out the USFA membership application -with payment- to bring with you on Sunday.
Medeo Fencing Club: Fence at one of the most advanced fencing clubs in New Jersey. All metal USFA/FIE strips and state-of-art reels and scoring machines. Changing rooms. Free WIFI! Lots of free, off-the-street parking. Snack and beverage machine! Also, we are one minute from Costco and Absolute Fencing Gear...
For more info: wwww.medeofencing.com
BY TRAIN: The club is also a short walk from the Bridgewater Station on New Jersey Transit's Raritan Valley Line (Fencers can arrange for the club to pick them up at the Station).
Absolute Fencing Gear: The Medeo Fencing Club is located in the same industrial park as Absolute Fencing Gear, just a short walk to its new location on Chimney Rock Road! Absolute Fencing Gear is open Monday-Friday AND Sundays! (Closed Saturdays.) Visit http://www.absolutefencinggear.com for more info!