Western Washington Foil & Epee Challenge #6 at Rain City Fencing Center
NOTE: This tournament will be postponed due to the coronavirus outbreak. We will attempt to reschedule it for sometime in late May or early June. We will update AskFRED once we know what the schedule will be.
Salle Auriol Seattle and Rain City Fencing Center are once again pleased to announce the Western Washington Foil & Epee Challenge.
Sunday, March 29th, 2020
09:00 AM - Doors open
10:00 AM - Close of foil registration
01:00 PM - Close of epee registration
Location: Rain City Fencing Center
There are 6 WWFEC events, tournaments will be held on the following dates:
October 6th - SAS
November 3rd - RCFC
December 22nd - RCFC
January 19th - SAS
March 1st - SAS
March 29th - RCFC
Medals for the top 4 in each tournament will be awarded.
Prices: $25 per event, or $120 for the entire series of six plus a T-shirt.
Current (2019-2020) USA Fencing competitive membership is required. Please join or renew your membership online at https://member.usafencing.org/ before the tournament. Foreign fencers need to sign up for a free Foreign Fencer membership.
Full regulation uniform, including underarm protector, fencing pants and long socks, is required. Also make sure your weapons will pass the weight test on the strip!
All foil fencers at all competition levels must have masks with conductive bibs.
Foil fencers who wear a hard plastic chest protector must wear an FIE-approved padded protector. Hard plastic chest protectors are still required for women and optional for men.
Epee fencers may not use foil masks, since the conductive bib can ground out the opponent's point.
Format is one round of pools, 100% promotion to direct elimination.
Age eligibility: This tournament is for fencers born in 2006 or earlier.
Please pre-register online: