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Athlete Handbook

2016 - 2017 USA Fencing Athlete Handbook

2016-2017 USA Fencing Athlete Handbook Revisions

Chapter/Appendices Section Change/Update Date
Chapter 2 2.1 Updated local rated referee date 8 1 16
Chapter 2 Adjusted qualification language 8 17 16
Chapter 2 2.10.5 & 2.10.6 Added "Y12 & Y14" 9 9 16
Various Various Updated Fencing Officials Commission (FOC) to Referee Commission (RC) 9 21 16
Appendix 1 Domestic Point Table Adjusted Div I points to match points awarded for competitions without repĂȘchage 10 10 16
Chapter 4 4.1.5 Clarified procedure for registering for EFC Non-Designated events 12 16 16

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