All entries must be received by the posted deadlines no later than 11:59:59 PM Pacific Time
|Registration Opens||February 19, 2013|
|ALL Qualification Reports Due||May 6, 2013|
|Regular Entry Fee Deadline||May 13, 2013|
|Late Entry Fee Deadline (Triple - Online Only)||May 14-27, 2013|
|Withdraw/Classification/Seeding Deadline||June 17, 2013|
|Individual||Registration (Non-Refundable)||Per Event|
All withdraws must be received by the USFA by the posted withdraw deadline for a refund of event fees for individual and half the event fee for teams.
Withdraw through your membership profile under Competition Schedule" or by written notification via e-mail to Amanda Ward, fax, or mail. Postmarks do not count. No refunds will be given for withdrawals after the posted withdraw deadline. Refunds are processed 4-6 weeks after the tournament.
Fencers must be 13 years old before January 1 of the current season or on the Junior NRPS. Fencers must have a classification in the weapon of “C”, “D”, “E” or Unclassified at the time of the qualifying competition AND meet age requirements AND
If a fencer meets the classification requirement when his or her application is processed by the USFA, and subsequently earns a higher classification, the fencer retains eligibility for that tournament.Division III
If a fencer meets the classification requirement when his or her application is processed by the USFA, and subsequently earns a higher classification, the fencer retains eligibility for that tournament.
Fencers must meet age eligibility AND
Fencers must meet age eligibility requirements AND compete in the weapon event
Junior Olympics/Division I/USA Fencing National Championships [BoD July 2010, revised]:
Division Qualifying Information Packet - The conductive bib in foil is required for qualifiers.
Division Qualifying Individual Results Form - Division Qualifying reports must be received electronically in an Excel format within 10 business days of the qualifying tournament. Tournament Organizers: The results reporting form is available as an export through Fencing Time v3.02 or later.
Policy on Ineligible Fencers in Division Qualifiers
1. For Division qualifying events in which any ineligible fencers are discovered (i.e., age, classification, membership, citizenship or representing country), the Division and athlete(s) in question will be notified and instructed of the information needed to resolved the situation. Any missing membership forms, fees or paperwork needed to resolve the issue must be received by the national office within 10 business days from the time of notification of the problem by the national office. Failure to do so will result in the Division qualifiers and/or classifications being recalculated based on the eligible fencers in the competitive field.
2. No qualification or classifications will be awarded to fencers who compete in Division Qualifiers where ineligible athletes (i.e., age, classification, membership, citizenship or representing country) are allowed to compete until the situation is resolved.
3. All entries for the given championship will remain pending until the Division qualifier in question is resolved.
4. Petitions or protests will not be accepted if the situation is not resolved.
|June 29||Hall of Fame||TBA||TBA|
|June 30||Ed Richards Memorial||TBA||TBA|
|July 1||Membership Meeting||TBA||TBA|
|July 1||Board of Directors Meeting||TBA||TBA|
|July 1-2||Referee Seminar||TBA||TBA|
|July 5||USA Fencing All-Academic Program, sponsored by Absolute Fencing Gear||TBA||TBA|
|July 5-6||Referee Seminar||TBA||TBA|
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