ANNOUNCEMENT: As of 10/11/19, 1:15pm - this event will not be affected by the fires. Chaminade High School will be open. Please check back for any updates.
The SoCal Scholastic Fencing League individual foil events are open to all Middle School and High School students. Bring your school ID and proof of USFA competitive membership (or sign up at the door). 9th-12th graders fence High School. 6th - 8th graders fence Middle School. If your school does not issue a school ID, please bring proof of school enrollment, i.e. registration, letter from school stating grade, etc.
ONLY HIGH SCHOOL EVENTS QUALIFY TO EARN RATINGS, AS THESE ARE RECOGNIZED EVENTS BY THE UNITED STATES FENCING ASSOCIATION.
Proof of grade and proof of USFA competitive membership is required upon check in. No exceptions.
To purchase USFA Competitive Membership on-line, please use link below:
**High School events are recognized by the USFA. High School Fencers will be eligible to earn USA Fencing classifications (ratings).
Sunday, Oct. 13, 2019
9:00 AM Men's High School Foil
11:00 AM Women's High School Foil
2:00 PM Men's Middle School Foil **(Time Change)**
1:00 PM Women's Middle School Foil
Chaminade High School
Uribe Sports Center Gym
7500 Chaminade Ave.
West Hills, CA 91304
Non-league School Fencer:
$20.00 Registration and $40.00 per event
(Total 60.00 if fencing one event)
League School Fencer: $10.00
If not pre-registered on Askfred by Oct. 11, 2019 add Late Fee: $20.00
Payment can be paid at check in. (Cash or check)
Paying by PayPal - firstname.lastname@example.org
Paying by VENMO - Sam-Signorelli-fencer
**Please make sure to note fencers name, date of tournament, and which event.
If you are not enrolled in below mentioned league schools, you are considered a non-league school fencer.
League Schools are:
Chaminade Middle School And High School
Harvard Westlake Middle School and High School
Lakeview Middle School (Victorville)
Le Lycee Francais
Central LA #9 (VAPA)
Oakwood High School
Victor Valley High School
Vistamar High School
Yeshiva University of Los Angeles
There will be one round of pools with 100% advancing to direct elimination in all individual competitions. The direct elimination bouts will be fifteen touch bouts, with the appropriate breaks determined by which weapon is being fenced.
When preregistering please list your school as your primary club.
A full fencing Jacket (FIE not required), a plastron, a glove, and fencing knickers. Socks must cover all the leg not covered by the knickers. Women's equipment must include breast protectors made of metal or rigid material inside the jacket. The appropriate glove, lame and mask for the weapon being fenced are required. Please wear shoes with non-marking or white soles to all competitions.
All foil fencers must have a conductive foil bib on their mask.
Foil Fencers: USFA Foil "Padded" chest guards will be enforced and checked. Material must have the SEMI technical mark at the center of the upper edge, per USA Fencing Rules of Competition, section m.25.4(c)
Masks and gloves will be inspected by the armorer. Weapons will be tested on the strip. You will not be allowed to fence with weapons that do not conform to USFA standards.
Reminder: All Varsity High School Fencers must fence in either/or both the #1 or #2 Foil Individual to be considered for a High School Varsity "A" Team for the SoCal Scholastic League Foil Team Tournament. All fencers must fence in one scholastic league individual event or Novice event to qualify to fence in the Team Event.
Results tabulated from the Individual Foil #1 on October 13, 2019 and Individual Foil #2 on January 12, 2020 will be used to determine medals. Medals will be awarded through 8th place.
Reminder: All Varsity High School Fencers must fence in either or both the #1 or #2 Foil Individual to be considered for a High School Varsity "A" Team for the SoCal Scholastic League Foil Team Tournament on Feb 23, 2020.
For more information on the SoCal Scholastic League, please check out our website at https://www.schsfence.org/