Western Washington Foil/Epee Challenge #3

February 11, 2024
Registration Closes February 9, 2024
Salle Auriol Seattle

Salle Auriol Seattle
1415 Elliott Ave West, Seattle, WA 98119 USA Map
Online Payments Not Accepted
SAS and RCFC present a series of six open tournaments. Prizes will be awarded at the end of the season for the best series results! Preregister by: 2/9/24.

SCHEDULE:

All times are close of registration. Fencing will begin shortly after close of registration. Fencers must arrive before check-in closes in order to participate. It is recommended that fencers arrive prior to the close of registration to have time to warm up.

  • 9:00 am – Doors open
  • 10:00 am – Senior Mixed Foil
  • 2:00 pm – Senior Women’s Epee
  • 2:00 pm – Senior Men’s Epee 

Event format is one round of pools, 100% promotion to direct elimination. Medals for the top 4.

This season we are splitting the epee events into separate men's and women's events. We may do the same for foil based on feedback from fencers.

WESTERN WASHINGTON FOIL / EPEE CHALLENGE:

This tournament is part of a series of six WWC events. You must register for each tournament individually on AskFRED.

  • September 23, 2023 - WWC #1 at RCFC
  • December 16, 2023 - Home for the Holidays Open at RCFC (WWC #2)
  • February 11, 2024 - WWC #3 at SAS
  • March 17, 2024 - WWC #4 at SAS
  • April 14, 2024 - WWC #5 at SAS
  • May 18-19, 2024 - Rain City Open at RCFC (WWC #6)

Entry fee is $35 per event, or $170 for the entire series of six tournaments. Epee and foil entry fees are charged separately. All payments will be made in person on the day of the tournament. SAS members can charge their account.

There will be prizes (to be determined) for the best results across the series. You must fence at least 4 events of the series to qualify for series prizes.

ENTRY:

Open to all fencers born 2010 or earlier. This is a USA Fencing sanctioned event and ratings will be awarded according to the classification chart.

Full regulation uniform required, including underarm protector, knickers, and long socks. All fencers must have a minimum of 2 bodycords, 2 maskcords (foil only), and 2 weapons at the strip with them.

Foil fencers must have masks with conductive bibs. Foil fencers who wear a hard plastic chest protector are required to use an FIE-approved padded protector.

Current (2023-2024) USA Fencing membership is required. A Competitive or Access level membership is sufficient. Please join or renew your membership online before the day of the tournament at https://www.usafencing.org/membership

USFA rules apply.

Preregistration closes on 2/9/2024.

PARKING INFO:

http://www.salleauriol.com/parking/