This competition is to select fencers for the British Youth Championships final taking place at the EIS in Sheffield, Saturday 4th, Sunday 5th and Monday 6th May 2019. Those who finish in the top 4 of these Regional Qualifiers will be entered by the North East and will represent that Region nationally.
Fencers can enter the Regional Qualifier if they are not intending to qualify for the final?s but you must declare this on your entry. All fencers who have entered the Qualifier must be available to fence on the day or their entry may be disqualified.
N.B. Fencers who have an automatic BYE to the 2019 BYC finals MUST enter their Regional Qualifier or they will not be allowed to compete! If you do not want to compete in the Regional Qualifier please make this clear on your entry form!
|Saturday 9th of March 2019|
|Weapon||Check-In Closes||Max Entry||Entries|
|Girls u18 Sabre||TBC||100||0|
|Girls u18 Foil||TBC||100||2|
|Girls u18 Epee||TBC||100||2|
|Girls u16 Sabre||TBC||100||0|
|Girls u16 Foil||TBC||100||1|
|Girls u16 Epee||TBC||100||2|
|Girls u14 Sabre||TBC||100||0|
|Girls u14 Foil||TBC||100||4|
|Girls u14 Epee||TBC||100||1|
|Girls u12 Sabre||TBC||100||0|
|Girls u12 Foil||TBC||100||3|
|Girls u12 Epee||TBC||100||2|
|Boys u18 Sabre||TBC||100||1|
|Boys u18 Foil||TBC||100||3|
|Boys u18 Epee||TBC||100||3|
|Boys u16 Sabre||TBC||100||0|
|Boys u16 Foil||TBC||100||2|
|Boys u16 Epee||TBC||100||2|
|Boys u14 Sabre||TBC||100||0|
|Boys u14 Foil||TBC||100||3|
|Boys u14 Epee||TBC||100||4|
|Boys u12 Sabre||TBC||100||0|
|Boys u12 Foil||TBC||100||2|
|Boys u12 Epee||TBC||100||3|
Newcastle Fencing Centre
Benfield Business Park,
|Date:||Sat 09th March 2019|
1 Round of Poules, all promoted, followed by Direct Elimination.
|Entry Fee:||£30 (Late entries £35 at organisers' discretion)|
|NEW FOR 2019!! Those who qualify and accept their place at the BYC Finals in Sheffield will be required to pay finals entry fee of £15 paid by the 22nd March to NE Region England Fencing.|
|Closing Date:||Wed 27th February 2019|
|Age:||See details below|
Beth Davidson, NE Fencing Development Officer, 45 Haughton Green, Darlington. DL1 2DD
To enter this competition online, click the button belowENTER COMPETITION
- Must be resident in the North East Region or a member of a North East fencing club
- Compete level membership British Fencing on the day of Regional Qualifier and Finals (https://www.britishfencing.com/become-a-member/)
Years of birth for this season are:
- U12 - Born 2007 or 2008
- U14 - Born 2005 or 2006
- U16 - Born 2003 or 2004
- U18 - Born 2001 or 2002
- Fencers must be UK residents.
- In the U12 & U14 Competitions, the maximum blade sizes are: Foil - size 3, Epee - size 2 and Sabre - size 2.
- In the U16 & U18 Foil Events size 5 blades will be used throughout, and lame bibs and mask wires will be required.
- In the U16 & U18 Sabre events, 800N FIE gloves will be necessary.