Come join us for the California State High School Fencing Championships. Fencers must live in California and attend high school in California to participate.
**This event is a recognized high school event by USFA. You will be eligible to earn USA Fencing classifications (ratings).
No more than 2 events per person and must be a current High School student (9th to 12 grade). Please bring school ID and proof of USFA competitive or USFA High School membership.
Each High School is restricted to the top 4 fencers per event. (Must bring School ID or proof of enrollment)
Harvard-Westlake High School
3700 Coldwater Canyon Ave.
Studio City, CA 91604
Gym - next to Pool
9:00AM Men's High School Epee
9:30AM Women's High School Saber
10:00AM Women's High School Foil
11:30AM Women's High School Epee
12:30PM Men's High School Foil
1:30PM Men's High School Saber
Awards will be given based on individual placement and overall school placement.
Non-League School Fencer:
$30.00 Registration and $50.00 per event
(Total 80.00 if fencing one event)
League School Fencer: $10.00
If not pre-registered on Askfred by April 24, 2020 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.
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, and all saber fencers must use a USFA Fencing approved 800N glove.
Foil Fencers: USFA Foil "Padded" chest guards will be enforced. 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.
For more information on the SoCal Scholastic League, please check out our website at https://www.schsfence.org/