## Age Eligibility - Y10 = 2011-2014 - Y12 = 2009-2012 (or on Y10 NRPS) - Y14 = 2007-2010 (or on Y12 NRPS) ## Restrictions: Event caps, Mask Mandate and Limited attendees - Registration is limited for each event. - All participants in USA Fencing events, including coaches, athletes, spectators and staff, MUST wear a face mask that covers mouth and nose at all times, including competition. - Each Fencer may bring one person to the venue (parent or Coach) ## Check-In 1. Venue opens 7:00AM each day. We recommend to arrive at least 1 hour before close of check-in. 2. Proof of current USFencing 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 USFencing membership at the door. 3. Foreign fencers must obtain a "Foreign Fencer" USFencing membership (free of charge). This can be done before arriving to the event to expedite check-in. To be a member in USFencing click here 4. Fencers must present proof of age: Original or copies of birth certificate or passport, unless if USFencing membership card has "Birth year is Verified " is 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](http://www.usfencing.org/athletes-usa-fencing-rule-book) - Equipment check required (mask, lame (as appropriate), mask cords, and body cords). - Armorer will be on-site. - Name is NOT required on uniform. - Blades: The maximum blade length permitted for Y10 competitions is 32 inches (Size 0, and 2) - 100% advance to DE after pool results. - Events may be mixed gender if less than 6 fencers of either gender within the same age group. ## Awards • Medals for top eight finalists in each event
Holiday Inn Express Apex-Raleigh, 1006 Marco Dr, Apex, NC 27502,
Call the hotel directly at 919-387-3636 and reference the Apex Challenge block,
The cutoff date for making these reservations will be Sept 1, 2021.
Must cancel 24 hrs prior to arrival.
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