Apex Challenge RJCC - Foil & Epee

Venue
Apex Fencing Academy, 504 E. Williams St.

Tournament Date
Mar 7 - 8, 2020
Location
Apex, NC
Region
Tournament Details

Late Registration Deadline extended to 03/05/2020

Age Eligibility

  • CADET = 2004-2007 (or on Y14 NRPS)
  • JUNIOR = 2001-2007 (or on Cadet NRPS)

Current point standings click HERE

Equipment Inspection/Armory

  • Early Equipment Inspection on Friday night 6 pm-8 pm
  • Saturday and Sunday it will be open at 7 am
  • Equipment check required: mask, glove, body cords, lame and mask cords (as appropriate).

Check-In

  1. Venue opens 7:00 AM each day. We recommend to arrive at least 1 hour before close of check-in.
  2. Proof of current USA Fencing membership, current FIE license, or foreign federation membership must be presented. If fencer is not a member yet, or membership expired, fencer has to complete and pay for USA Fencing membership at the door.
  3. Foreign fencers must obtain a "Foreign Fencer" USA Fencing membership (free of charge). This can be done before arriving to the event to expedite check-in. To be a member in USA Fencing click here
  4. Fencers must present proof of age: Original or copies of birth certificate or passport, unless USA Fencing membership card has "Birth year Verified " noted on the card.
  5. Fencers must check in for each event in which they compete.

Tournament Format

  • USA Fencing rules apply. USA Fencing rule book
  • Armorer will be on-site.
  • Name is NOT required on uniform.
  • 100% advance to DE after pool results.

Awards

• Medals for top eight finalists in each event

Event Fee Info

Registration and Event Fees

  • Regular fees until February 15, 2020 11:59PM PDT - Registration $30, Administration $5, and Event fee is $45/event
  • Late fees (Triple) from February 16th until March 5th 2020, 11:59PM PDT - Registration $90, Administration $15, and Event fee is $135/event
  • Starting March 6th, No Online registration is permitted
  • Walk-In is permitted with Triple Fees

Refund Policy

  • Registration fees and Administration fees are NON-REFUNDABLE
  • Refund requests must be received by February 15th, 2020 11:59PM PST
  • Refund of events fees can be requested by sending email to apexfencingacademy@gmail.com
  • Starting February 16th, 2020 NO REFUND, NO EXCEPTION for any reason
  • Refunds are processed 4-6 weeks after the conclusion of the tournament and will be paid to the original credit card used at the time of signup. All refund are processed by USFencing National Office.
  • NO REFUND will be issued to No Show or Withdraw from events
Officials/Referee Info

Tournament Staff

  • Tournament Organizer – Krisztina Hovanyi
  • Head Referee – Donny Zelinski
  • Bout Committee Chair – Kemmerlyn Dawn Lawrence
  • Medical – Evan Kahn
  • Head Armory – Liz Morey
Transportation Details

Airports

  • Raleigh-Durham International Airport (RDU) - 22 miles

Hotels

Holiday Inn Express Apex-Raleigh, 1006 Marco Dr, Apex, NC 27502

  • Hotel is less than 1 mile from venue
  • For discounted rate call the hotel directly at 919-387-3636 and reference the Apex Challenge
  • Rate is $104 +tax
  • The cutoff date for making these reservations with the discounted rate is February 7, 2020

Candlewood Suites Apex, 1005 Marco Dr, Apex, NC 27502, (919) 387-8595

  • Hotel is less than 1 mile from venue
  • No special price for this event, just a low cost hotel option nearby venue

My Registrations

Your current registrations for this tournament are listed here along with their status.


Tournament Menu

    Contested Events

    Only signed in users can register for events.

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    Saturday, March 7

    Junior Men’s Foil (JNRMF)
    8:30am Close of Registration
    Possible A2
    Results 24 Entrants 28
    Junior Women’s Foil (JNRWF)
    11:00am Close of Registration
    Possible C1
    Results 13 Entrants 17
    Cadet Men’s Epee (CDTME)
    12:00pm Close of Registration
    Possible Not Rated
    Results 10 Entrants 12
    Cadet Women’s Epee (CDTWE)
    2:00pm Close of Registration
    Possible Not Rated
    Results 14 Entrants 16

    Sunday, March 8

    Junior Men’s Epee (JNRME)
    8:30am Close of Registration
    Possible B1
    Results 18 Entrants 22
    Junior Women’s Epee (JNRWE)
    10:30am Close of Registration
    Possible D1
    Results 15 Entrants 16
    Cadet Men’s Foil (CDTMF)
    12:00pm Close of Registration
    Possible C1
    Results 18 Entrants 22
    Cadet Women’s Foil (CDTWF)
    1:00pm Close of Registration
    Possible Not Rated
    Results 8 Entrants 11
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    Timeline

    Important dates and upcoming deadlines.
    All times are Pacific Standard Time (PST).


    Registration Opens
    Sep 11, 2019 12:00am PST
    Entry Deadline
    Feb 15, 2020 11:59pm PST
    Late Entry Deadline
    Mar 5, 2020 11:59pm PST
    Classification Change Deadline
    Feb 29, 2020 11:59pm PST
    Tournament Start
    Mar 7, 2020 12:00am PST
    Tournament End
    Mar 8, 2020 12:00am PST