Organiser

Queensland Fencing Association Inc.

Date:

Saturday, 21 April 2018 - Saturday, 26 May 2018


Fencers who wish to enter the Brisbane School Team Fixtures run during Term 2 who do not have a school team participating in the competition can enter as individuals and are entered into combined teams with students from other schools.

IMPORTANT NOTE - FENCERS DO NOT NEED TO REGISTER FOR THIS EVENT IF THEIR SCHOOL IS ENTERING TEAMS INTO THE COMPETITION.

DATES: The competition runs on Saturday mornings during Term 2. There are six rounds of competition (21 April, 28 April, 5 May, 12 May, 19 May, 26 May)

TIMES:

8:00am – 10:00am      Primary Foil (Yrs 4-6)

                                         Open Foil

10:00AM – 12:00pm   Junior Foil (Yrs 7-8)

                                        Junior Epee (Yrs 7-9)

                                        Open Sabre

12:00pm – 2:00pm     Junior Sabre (Yrs 7-9)

                                         Intermediate Foil (Yrs 9-10)

                                         Open Epee

Note: Fencers are required to be ready NO LATER than 30mins prior to the round start time.

COST: The cost for the Fixtures is $50 per participant. Fencers can compete in multiple categories but must pay a separate registration fee for each.

MEMBERSHIP: Fencers are required to be a School Fencer Member or Junior Members of QFA in order to participate in this competition.

EQUIPMENT: Bouts will be fenced using electric scoring equipment. Fencers are required to have working electric weapons, body wires and lames. Fencers who present to the piste with non-functioning gear will be sanctioned according to the standard penalties for equipment. Note that Foil masks with conductive bibs are not required for school competitions in Queensland. Fencers will be required to wear full fencing whites, including long socks, a safe fencing mask and a fencing glove. The use of plastrons or breast-plates is allowed and encouraged, and breast plates are required for all female competitors.