2019 Manchester Sword

Sat, 29 Jun 2019 - Sun, 30 Jun 2019

After our first competition last year, we're back!

Manchester Sword is a Senior mixed-gender team and individual event with the aim of getting as much fencing as possible for as low a price as possible. It does not matter if you are doing your first senior event or compete internationally, Manchester Sword is a competition open to everyone who enjoys fencing.

Saturday 29th June
•Team Foil: 09:45 - 1000
•Team Epee: 10:15 - 10:30
•Team Sabre: 11:15 - 11:30

Sunday 30th June
•Individual Foil: 09:45 - 10:00
•Individual Epee: 10:15 - 10:30
•Individual Sabre: 11:15 - 11:30

Team events - Poules of 3/4 teams followed by direct elimination with a 3rd/4th place play-off. If there are 7 or less teams in a weapon, the format will be a league with no direct elimination.
Individual events - 2 rounds of poules followed by direct elimination.

£45 per Team entry (£36 before 10th April)
£18 per Individual entry (£16 before 10th April)

As Manchester Sword is being held at the Manchester Fencing Centre, EVERY match will be done on a full metallic piste.

Manchester Sword is a recreational event, fencers require at least a BF recreational licence in order to compete. The event licence number is 201902

Fyne First Aid will be providing armoury and first aid services to help fix any broken equipment and any broken fencers!

Any questions? E-mail manchestersword@gmail.com