HOSTING TOURNAMENTS FOR THE 2015 – 2016 SEASON
The W. Pa. Division Executive Committee is asking clubs to consider hosting a tournament for the 2015 – 2016 fencing season.
Clubs that want to host a meet should have their club administrator send a meet sanctioning request to the WPD Chair (contact info below). Please provide details about the proposed meet, including type of event (F/E/S, Open, E-Under, etc.), dates, venue, and related information.
Meets will be posted on the “Events” page as they are approved / sanctioned by the WPD Executive Committee. Each listing will have a link to its posting on askFRED.net, where fencers can find more details about the event and how to pre-register.
USFA SAFE SPORT REQUIREMENTS
The USFA takes its Safe Sport requirements seriously. So should club administrators, when hosting sanctioned events. See the “News and Announcements” page for a reminder note from the USFA regarding Safe Sport.
EN GARDE KICKING OFF THE 2015-2016 SEASON WITH MIXED OPEN EPEE
The EnGarde Fencing Club will be hosting a Mixed Open Epee event on Sunday, Sept. 21st. See the “Events” page for more details and a link to their askFRED posting.
800N SABRE GLOVES TO BE REQUIRED BEGINNING 10/1/15
Sabre fencers note: Beginning on Oct. 1, 2015, 800N Sabre gloves will be mandatory for all USFA sanctioned sabre events. See the “News” page for more details.
2015-2016 Executive Committee
Olivia Weiss, Chair, email@example.com
Storm Walden, 1st Vice Chair, firstname.lastname@example.org
Erik Blank, 2nd Vice Chair, email@example.com
Renee Weiss, Secretary, firstname.lastname@example.org
Deb Theriault, Treasurer, email@example.com
If you wish to receive e-mail announcements for W. Pa. Division news and events, please email Deb Theriault at firstname.lastname@example.org to be put on distribution.
(This page last updated 8/23/15)