Referee Seminar with Rylan Delap

May 18 - 19
Registration Closes April 13, 2024

Research Triangle Fencing
3742 Durham Chapel Hill Blvd, Durham, NC 27707 USA Map
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Rylan Delap, an international referee and referee instructor, brings an official seminar to NC. Empower yourself by learning how referees parse actions and interpret the rules!

US Fencing Referee Certification Seminar:

Come improve your understanding of fencing rules and their applications with international referee Rylan Delap. The clinic will cover the knowledge and practical skills needed to become and grow as a US Fencing Referee. By discussing rule interpretations and officiating procedures, we'll help athletes, coaches, and parents advocate for themselves and deepen their understanding of the game in all three weapons. In addition, refereeing is a great way to contribute back to the sport.

This seminar fulfills one of the processes necessary to become a fencing referee. For more information, go to:

Location: Research Triangle Fencing / 3742 Durham Chapel Hill Blvd, Suite A-2 / Durham NC 27707


  • $105 / person ($5 discount if paid via cash/check/club invoice)
  • 50% discount for current referees, university students, and A-, B- and C- rated fencers.

Schedule of Events:

Saturday, May 18

  • 12 - 2pm (optional) : Attend RTF advanced foil practice (other weapons welcome, we'll work you out!). Refereeing activities will be included in practice.
  • 2 - 5pm : Referee Seminar (part 1)

Sunday, May 19

  • 9am - 12pm : Referee Seminar (part 2)
  • 1pm - 4pm : Practical Exams / Tournament

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