YDS - Round 1

Date
Sat, 29 Oct 2011 - Sun, 30 Oct 2011
Venue
St Thomas of Aquin’s High School (enter via school car park in Lauriston Gdns) 2-20 Chalmers Street, Edinburgh.
EH3 9ES

 

Events

Saturday 29th October

Check-in times

Mixed u10 Foil                                     

09.30 – 10.00

Girls Foil                                             

09.00 – 09.30

Boys Epee                                         

09.00 – 09.30

Boys Sabre                                        

13.00 – 13.15

Mixed u10 Sabre                                

14:00 – 14:15                      

Sunday 30th October

 

 Boys Foil                                             

09.00 – 09.30

Girls Epee                                           

09.00 – 09.30                     

Girls Sabre                                         

13.00 – 13.15

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Competition Format: Aim is to maximize each fencer’s number of fights. Optimum format is one/two rounds of poules, DE and repèchage or all places fenced off (dependent on entries). U10 competition will be run separately, but U12/U14 and U16/O16 may be combined in the poule rounds only.

 

Please Note: All weapons will use electric equipment – there are no steam events.

Under 10 – fencers aged under 10 on 1st January 2012 – Size 0 blades

Under 12 – fencers aged under 12 on 1st January 2012 – Size 3 Foil and Size 2 Sabre or Epee

Under 14 – fencers aged under 14 on 1st January 2012 – Size 2 or 3 weapons

Under 16 – fencers aged under 16 on 1st January 2012 – Size 5 weapons

Over 16 – fencers aged 16 or over on 1st January 2012 – Size 5 weapons

(Fencers must be at school, or have left school and would have been in 5th or 6th year)

 

Entry Fee: £10 for one weapon, £16 for two (U10’s £8/£12 respectively). Only U10’s are guaranteed to be able to enter 2 weapons / day. It may be possible to enter epee and sabre in the other age groups but this is not guaranteed and is dependent on number of entrants