SOUTH EAST REGION FENCING COMPETION
MEN AND WOMEN’S INDIVIDUAL FOIL
Venue: Portslade Sports Centre, Chalky Road, Portslade, Brighton, BN41 2WS
Entry fee and payment: Entry is £25 via Sport80. A paper/cheque entry (and info) is here.
Competition entry information: This competition is open to fencers 13 and over on the 1st January 2018.
Competition licence: All competitors must have a valid national fencing licence, which will be checked on the day. Fencers must be affiated to clubs in the South East Region.
Parking: Free car parking is available at the venue for competitors and spectators.
Refreshments: There is a cafe and snacks.
Equipment: In keeping with British Fencing regulations, a minimum of 350 Newton jacket, breeches and mask, and 800 Newton plastron are required. Anyone whose personal equipment fails to comply will not be able to fence.
Check-in time: check-in open 9.45am and closes 10.00am.
GB Cup Qualifier:
This competition is also the SE Region qualifier event for the GB Cup, a new event for Intermediate level Fencers.
To be eligible to compete in the GB Cup final fencers must:
2.1.1 Be aged 16 or over on 1 January 2018.
2.1.2 Be ranked outside of the top 50 of National Senior rankings in their weapon for Women’s Foil, Epee, Sabre and Men’s Sabre and top 80 for Men’s Foil and Epee as at 1 January 2018.
2.1.3 Have never represented their Nation at any level (including GB, home nations or other national equivalents).
2.1.4 Have never won a Senior Open event
2.1.5 Fencers may only enter the Regional event in the Region they have specified on their British Fencing Membership.
2.1.6 Fencers may only fence in one qualifying event per season.
2.1.7 Fencers may only enter the GB Cup in one weapon.
2.1.8 Fencers must be UK residents.
2.1.9 Entries will only be accepted via the Regions.