LOUISIANA Division JO Qualifiers

December 22, 2023
Registration Closes December 22, 2023
New Orleans Fencers Club

NOFC
First Unitarian Church of New Orleans, New Orleans, LA 70115 USA Map
Online Payment Required To Register
La Div JO Qualifiers: All fencers must be Competitive USA Fencing members who age fall within the specified range. Auto qualified fencers need not register. This is a Qualifier, not and event.

REGISTRATION DEADLINE 12/14


CONTESTED EVENT WILL BE FENCED AT THE NOFC 12/21


Only Competitive members of the Louisiana Division can enter this qualifier. (to be eligible to join the Louisiana Division, you must have a residence, belong to a club or school in lower Louisiana and Mississippi) Championships are held in Charlotte, NC February 16 - 19, 2024 To participate in Junior Olympic Championships you must qualify through this event or through National Points list.

If you are auto qualified by points, you need not register.


FENCERS MUST BE BORN


JUNIOR 2004 - 2010


CADET 2007 - 2010


SCHEDULE


Event times are subject to change and fencers will be notified by the 12/16 of event times.


FORMAT


Events will fence one round of pools to a Direct Elimination Format.


REGISTRATIONS AND FEES:


Entry Fee $45


Contested Events:


Only events with 4 or more preregistered fencers on or by 12/14 will be contested. For contested events only, walk-in entries will be allowed, but those not preregistered must pay a $65 entry fee (per event). Pre registration will close on 14 and non paid registrants will be auto removed.


Uncontested Events:


Entries should be received no later than 12/13 in order to possibly qualify for the Championships in Charlotte, NC. (Entries fees must be paid to enter LA Div JOQ)


Events with 3 or less entries on 11/14 will not be contested. All pre-registered fencers will qualify no entries allowed at the door.


Events with no entries on 11/25 will be cancelled, and no entries will be allowed at the door.


Fencers will be informed of contested events by the 12/16 with events to be fenced during practice of the 21/21 at the NOFC.


Preregistration closes on 12/14/2023. PAID is preregistered. NON paid registrants will be removed at midnight on 12/13.


Contested events will begin at 7pm on the 21 at the NOFC in the Fellowship Hall of First Church. Fencers should plan on arriving at the venue one hour prior to the start of the event to allow time to check-in and warm-up.


ELIGIBILITY AND UNIFORM REQUIREMENTS:


Valid USA Fencing Competitive membership is required.


Fencers must be in full whites including knickers, plastrons and long socks. Weapons check will be on strip.


PARENTS, COACHES AND SPECTATORS:


We value creating a healthy sport environment for our fencers. Please show encouragement to all fencers.


Leave officiating to the officials.


Help make our events a positive experience for us all.


Thank you LA Division