WESTERN PA. DIVISION of the U. S. Fencing Assoc.

 

 

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, liv2fence@yahoo.com
Storm Walden, 1st Vice Chair, swalden@alumni.cmu.edu
Erik Blank, 2nd Vice Chair, erik_blank@yahoo.com
Renee Weiss, Secretary, rjo_weiss@yahoo.com
Deb Theriault, Treasurer,
dtheriault@windstream.net

 

If you wish to receive e-mail announcements for W. Pa. Division news and events, please email Deb Theriault at dtheriault@windstream.net to be put on distribution.

 

(This page last updated 8/23/15)

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