This is the second Jr. PCS circuit event but the first Cadet PCS event for points towards the Section Golden Swords in all three events.
The Vegas Challenge is a low cost fun event that starts mid-morning to mid-afternoon so you can have plenty of time to arrive and rest and relax before the competition.
Custom Awards to third place and winners get an engraved sword.
Cost of event:
Registration fee $20
Mixed Jr events $15 each
Mixed Cadet Events $15 each
You can pay at the event if you choose to. Just send us an e-mail and let us know you intend to pay at the venue. We take Visa, MasterCard, Debit, cash and checks.
Late entries will pay a surcharge of $30 at the door.
The venue is 5,500 sq. ft. and has 6 FIE regulation strips. There will be an armorer at the event so masks, and all electric jackets, body cords and all electric saber gear will be checked. Please make sure you have all your equipment checked before the event. There is no vendor at the event. We will have a dedicated certified First-Aid person on duty for the whole tournament.
Events Scheduled: 10/19/2008 Sunday
(Times may change due to the size of each event so check back often near the close of preregistration on 10/16/08)
Junior (U20) Mixed Epee 9:00am
Cadet (U17) Mixed Saber 10:00am
Cadet (U17) Mixed Foil 11:00am
Junior (U20) Mixed Saber 12:00pm
Junior (U20) Mixed Foil 1:00pm
Cadet (U17) Mixed Epee 1:00pm
Hotels: The closest hotel is The Orleans. It is two blocks away. If you are flying in, then there is a shuttle from the airport for this hotel and you can then walk to the venue from your hotel. It is a 15 min walk or 20 min if you drag your feet.
You can get good deals from this website
25% off rates thru Oct 20 The Orleans Hotel & Casino is offering i4vegas customers a very generous 25% discount for stays now thru October 20, 2008. A few dates (very few) may already be sold-out, but there are not any excluded dates! Every available date is discounted!
Fri. Oct 17th, '08 - Sun. Oct 19th, '08
Nightly Rate: $89 (25% off of the regular rate of $126)
Refunds apply to those who ask for them before the preregistration closes on 10/16/2008. AskFred fees will be subtracted from your amount.
If you have questions please send e-mails to firstname.lastname@example.org or call 702-222-1901.
Preregistration opens on 09/21/2008.
Preregistration closes on 10/16/2008.