Oct
08
2017

Age Group Team Competition

Entries are now being accepted for Southern Region’s Age Group Team competition 2017-2018

Date: Sunday 8th October 2017

Check-In Times:
U10/U14/U18 Team Foil – 9.30am check-in, plan to start 10am
U14/U18 Team Epee – 9.30am check-in, plan to start 10am
U18 Team Sabre – 11.30 am check-in, plan to start after U18 Team Foil approx 12-12:30pm so maybe slight delay.

Events:
Teams of three competitors.
U10 Foil.
U14 Foil, U18 Foil
U14 Epee, U18 Epee
U14 Sabre, U18 Sabre

Entry Numbers:
U10 Foil Teams: 7
U14 Foil Teams: 6
U18 Foil Teams: 2 (May run individual poule unique after team for extra fencing)
U14 Epee Teams: 4
U18 Epee Teams: 7
U18 Sabre Teams: 3 (May run individual poules after team for extra fencing)

Entries:
https://www.eventbrite.co.uk/e/southern-fencing-region-age-group-team-competition-registration-37222207625

Entry Fee:
Standard entries: Standard entry fee of £20 per team for entries received by 10pm on Friday 6th October

Venue: Play Football Arena, Unit 29 Bramble Rd, Kembrey Park, Swindon, SN2 8HB


Elegibility guidelines

Age of fencers
For the 2017/2018 season, age is calculated at 1 Jan 2018, years of birth for this season are:
U10 – Born 2008, 2009
U14 – Born 2004, 2005, 2006, 2007
U18 – Born 2000, 2001, 2002, 2003

British Fencing membership – Valid BF membership is required. Please ensure that you renew your membership if
necessary before entering.

Southern Region – Fencers may only enter this Regional event if they have specified Southern Region on their British
Fencing Membership.


EQUIPMENT:

Foil
Under 10
– 800N or 350N plastron
– 350N mask, jacket and breeches
– NO LAME BIB OR MASK WIRE REQUIRED
– Size 0 foils

Under 14
– 800N or 350N plastron
– 350N mask, jacket and breeches
– NO LAME BIB OR MASK WIRE REQUIRED
– Size 3 foils

Under 18
– 800N plastron
– 350N mask, jacket and breeches
– ALL COMPETITORS MUST HAVE A LAME BIB AND MASK WIRES
– Size 5 foils

Epee
Under 14
– 800N or 350N plastron
– 350N mask jacket and breeches
– Size 2 epees

Under 18
– 800N plastron
– 350N mask, jacket and breeches
– Size 5 epees

Sabre
Under 14
– 800N or 350N plastron
– 350N mask, jacket and breeches
– Size 2 sabres

Under 18
– 800N plastron
– 350N mask, jacket and breeches
– All competitors must use an 800N sabre glove
– Size 5 sabres

All fencers are to have two working weapons and a spare working body wire at the piste.

Please contact the southern region competitions committee if you have any queries about this Southern Region
competition, details can be found on our website ( http://www.southernfencing.org.uk ).