TFC Downtown RYC

Venue
The Fencing Center, 1290 S. 1st Street

Tournament Date
Mar 8 - 10, 2019
Location
San Jose, CA
Region
Tournament Details

Regional Youth Circuit (RYC): The RYC tournaments are held throughout the season, similar to the Super Youth Circuit tournaments. There are no national points awarded at Regional Youth competitions. These competitions are one of the possible qualification paths for Youth 10 and Youth 12 events at both the March NAC and the Y10, Y12 and Y14 USA Fencing National Championships.

RYC tournaments are open to current USA Fencing competitive members eligible to fence in Open competitions and to foreign fencers with current FIE licenses, proof of current season membership with their federation or USA Fencing competitive membership.

For point standings calculation information please refer the Athlete Handbook

Seeding:

The Bout Committee must use the current rating and points information found on the USFA website for seeding purposes. Please verify that your rating and points standing are correct with the USFA, and contact the National Office to resolve any discrepancies prior to the tournament.

Eligibility Information:

Fencers competing must be current competitive members of the US Fencing Association, registered with the USFA. To become a member or renew your membership, please visit USA Fencing Membership

Please note that all memberships expire on July 31st, so if you have not renewed since July 31st you are not a current member. If you do not have a membership at check-in, you will be required to sign up for one on the day of the tournament. Your USFA membership card will be checked during check-in, so please make sure you have it with you!

Fencers must follow the age and classification restrictions set forth by the USFA. These restrictions can be found here: Link

Uniform Requirements:

All USA Fencing uniform requirements apply. This includes the mandatory use of knickers, long socks, and underarm protectors. Names are NOT required to be on the uniform.

Equipment check:

The Armory Equipment Check will test the mask, lame (as appropriate), sabre cuffs, head cords, and body cords.

Items that have passed inspection will be specially marked, and directors will be checking for these marks prior to the start of fencing. Full Armory Equipment Check is required for all competitors, with no exceptions. Fencers only need to have their equipment passed once for the duration of the Tournament.

Fencers in the area can get their equipment checked prior to the event at the The Fencing Center on the following days and times:

Thursday 6:00 pm - Equipment check (ends at 8:00 pm)

Venue Information: The event will be held at: The Fencing Center, 1290 South 1st Street, San Jose, CA 95110

For directions, visit Link

Equipment Sales: Alliance Fencing Equipment will be available for purchases.

Food: We will have healthy snacks available for purchase.

Event Fee Info

Registration fees will not be refunded. After the closing of Registration (1 week before the event) NO REFUNDS WILL BE GRANTED for Event Fees.

During the Open Registration Period, 100% of the event fee will be refunded if the bout committee is contacted (Heath Winer) with a refund request, Please include Fencer's Name, USA Fencing Number and Event Names.

Refunds will be processed 4 to 6 weeks after the tournament.

Fees are set and exceptions cannot be made. Please make your registrations early to avoid complications.

Officials/Referee Info

Head/Hiring Referee: (Justin Meehan)

Transportation Details

We have 50 Free Parking spaces at our Venue and we have arranged for overflow parking at the (Sun Garden Shopping Center (a quick 6 min walk)).

Please Note: There is no street Parking on South 1st Street.

The nearest airport is San Jose Int'l Airport (SJC).

Nearby Hotels:

  1. Pacific Motor Inn. 455 S 2nd St, San Jose, CA 95113 US

Mention "The Fencing Center" for a discounted Rate.

Single room (after discount) $107 plus tax. (regular $134) Double room (after discount) $117plus tax. (regular (144)

Distance to Airport: San Jose International Airport (SJC) - 4.8 miles San Francisco International Airport (SFO) ~ 37 miles Oakland International Airport (OAK) - 46 miles

Distance to Venue: 1.2 Miles

  1. Town House Motel, 475 S 2nd St San Jose, CA 95113 866-925-4159

Please use discount code: "The Fencing Center" when making a reservation.

Single room $125 plus tax Double room $145 plus tax

Distance to Airport: San Jose International Airport (SJC) - 3.4 miles San Francisco International Airport (SFO) ~ 45 miles Oakland International Airport (OAK) - 40 miles

Distance to Venue: .9 Miles

Other Nearby Hotel Options:

Hotel Elan 1215 S. First Street, San Jose, California 95110 866-573-4235

Distance to Airport: San Jose International Airport (SJC) - 5 miles San Francisco International Airport (SFO) ~ 30 miles Oakland International Airport (OAK) - 33 miles

Distance to Venue: 450 ft. Rates: Average $100/night


San Jose Marriot 301 South Market Street, San Jose, CA 95113 408-280-1300

Distance to Airport: San Jose International Airport (SJC) - 4.5 miles San Francisco International Airport (SFO) ~ 44 miles Oakland International Airport (OAK) - 37 miles

Distance to Venue: 1.6 Miles Rates: Average $169.00


Four Points by Sheraton San Jose Downtown 211 S First Street, San Jose, CA, 95113 United States 866-539-9234

Distance to Airport: San Jose International Airport (SJC) - 3.4 miles San Francisco International Airport (SFO) ~ 45 miles Oakland International Airport (OAK) - 40 miles

Distance to Venue: 1.2 Miles Rates: Average $114.00

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    Friday, March 8

    Youth 14 Men’s Epee (Y14ME)
    9:00am Close of Registration
    Possible Not Rated
    Entrants 22
    Youth 10 Men’s Foil (Y10MF)
    9:00am Close of Registration
    Possible Not Rated
    Entrants 25
    Youth 14 Women’s Epee (Y14WE)
    1:00pm Close of Registration
    Possible Not Rated
    Entrants 14
    Youth 12 Men’s Saber (Y12MS)
    2:00pm Close of Registration
    Possible Not Rated
    Entrants 17
    Youth 12 Women’s Saber (Y12WS)
    2:00pm Close of Registration
    Possible Not Rated
    Entrants 11
    Youth 10 Women’s Foil (Y10WF)
    2:00pm Close of Registration
    Possible Not Rated
    Entrants 21

    Saturday, March 9

    Youth 14 Men’s Foil (Y14MF)
    8:00am Close of Registration
    Possible C2
    Entrants 52
    Youth 12 Men’s Epee (Y12ME)
    8:00am Close of Registration
    Possible Not Rated
    Entrants 27
    Youth 10 Men’s Saber (Y10MS)
    11:00am Close of Registration
    Possible Not Rated
    Entrants 11
    Youth 14 Women’s Foil (Y14WF)
    1:00pm Close of Registration
    Possible Not Rated
    Entrants 23
    Youth 12 Women’s Epee (Y12WE)
    2:00pm Close of Registration
    Possible Not Rated
    Entrants 20
    Youth 10 Women’s Saber (Y10WS)
    2:00pm Close of Registration
    Possible Not Rated
    Entrants 10

    Sunday, March 10

    Youth 12 Men’s Foil (Y12MF)
    8:00am Close of Registration
    Possible Not Rated
    Entrants 37
    Youth 10 Men’s Epee (Y10ME)
    8:00am Close of Registration
    Possible Not Rated
    Entrants 16
    Youth 10 Women’s Epee (Y10WE)
    8:00am Close of Registration
    Possible Not Rated
    Entrants 13
    Youth 14 Women’s Saber (Y14WS)
    12:00pm Close of Registration
    Possible Not Rated
    Entrants 9
    Youth 12 Women’s Foil (Y12WF)
    2:00pm Close of Registration
    Possible Not Rated
    Entrants 35
    Youth 14 Men’s Saber (Y14MS)
    3:00pm Close of Registration
    Possible Not Rated
    Entrants 23
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    Timeline

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    Registration Opens
    Dec 25, 2018 12:00am
    Entry Deadline
    Feb 17, 2019 11:59pm
    Late Entry Deadline
    Mar 3, 2019 11:59pm
    Classification Change Deadline
    Mar 1, 2019 11:59pm
    Tournament Start
    Mar 8, 2019 12:00am
    Tournament End
    Mar 10, 2019 12:00am