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Fencing
Olympic

Registration Closed

General Information

DATE: July 19-21, 2019

SITE: Gateway Mall (6100 O St. Lincoln) – View Map

AWARDS: Custom Cornhusker State Games gold, silver and bronze medals will be awarded to the top three finishers in each division. Championship awards will be given to the winners of each mixed fencing event. Iron man/woman awards will be given to the man or woman placing the highest overall in all three fencing weapons.

SPORTSMANSHIP: Good behavior between all players, coaches, and supporters is mandatory in the Cornhusker State Games. Special sportsmanship awards will be presented on each day of the competition.

TEAM COMPETITION: For the fencing team competition, teams will consist of three fencers of the same weapon. Teams will compete in a round-robin format. Only match wins will be recorded. To participate, register on-site by noon the day of the event with $15 team fee (collected on site). Team events will begin immediately following the end of the last event of the day. Must be pre-registered in an individual event in order to enter a team event.

Events

Event Name                                       

Epee | Y10                          
Epee | Y12                          
Epee | Y14                          
Epee | Cadet**                    
Epee | Open                        
Epee | Veteran (40+)           
Epee | Veteran (55+)          
Epee | Veteran (70+)           
Epee | Women                    
Epee | E & Under                
Wheelchair***

Foil | Y10  
Foil | Y12                        
Foil | Y14                        
Foil | Cadet**                  
Foil | Open                     
Foil | Veteran (40+)       
Foil | Veteran (55+)    
Foil | Veteran (70+)      
Foil | Women                 
Foil | E & Under            

Saber | Y10
Saber | Y12
Saber | Y14
Saber | Cadet**
Saber | Open
Saber | Veteran (40+)
Saber | Veteran (55+)
Saber | Veteran (70+)
Saber | Women
Saber | E & Under

**Cadet fencers must be 13-17 years old.
***Wheelchair event is open to all ages and genders.

NOTES: Depending on the number of participants, E & Under participants may fence in the Open division, but medals will be awarded as to their placement in the respective division. All equipment is provided. Youth fencers may compete up one age division. Tournament director reserves the right to combine or cancel divisions based on the number of entries.

 

Schedule of Events

Day                                         Event                

Friday, July 19
8:30 a.m.                   Foil – Y10
8:30 a.m.                   Foil – Y14
8:30 a.m.                   Saber – Cadet

10 a.m.                        Foil – Y12
10 a.m.                        Epee – Cadet
10 a.m.                        Epee – Y10

Noon                           Saber – Y10
Noon                           Saber – Y14
Noon                           Epee – Y12

3 p.m.                          Saber – Y12
3 p.m.                          Epee – Y14
3 p.m.                          Foil – Cadet

Saturday, July 20
8:30 a.m.                   Foil – Open

Noon                           Foil – E & Under

1 p.m.                          Foil – Veterans 40+/55+/70+
1 p.m.                          Foil – Women’s
1 p.m.                          Wheelchair – All ages / genders

2 p.m.                          Saber – E & Under

Sunday, July 21
8:30 a.m.                   Epee – Open
8:30 a.m.                   Saber – Women’s

11 a.m.                        Saber – Veterans 40+/55+/70+

Noon                           Epee – E & Under

2 p.m.                          Epee – Veterans 40+/55+/70+
2 p.m.                          Epee – Women’s

3 p.m.                          Saber – Open

RULES

ALL EVENTS: USFA safety rules will apply. Sweat pants are allowed. Long pants required for epee. USFA membership not required. Masks will be tested in all events.

NOTES: Age classifications are based on USFA rules. Fencers are eligible to participate in more than one event. Fencers are invited to compete with more than one weapon.

Registration Fees & Deadlines

IF REGISTERED BY THE DISCOUNT DEADLINE:
$49 per participant until July 19
Additional events – $10
HEMA events – $25

MULTI-EVENT DISCOUNT NOTE: If registering for multiple events, all entries must occur in the same transaction to receive the multi-event discount.

ENTRY FEE INCLUDES: Competition in the 2019 Cornhusker State Games; White cotton athlete shirt (micro-fiber or soft cotton lightweight tri-blend upgrade available); Pass for free admission to SportFest, the Opening Ceremonies, and all competition venues; Sponsor gifts and coupons.

PAPER ENTRY FORMS: Paper entry forms will be accepted with a $5 processing fee. Registering online saves time, money and trees.

Athlete Packets

Choose the Shipping Option and get a Free Arby’s Sandwich!

Save time, avoid hassles and receive your CSG gear more than a week before the Opening Ceremonies by shipping your athlete packet ($10) or team box ($15).  Athlete packets contain the athlete shirt and Super Pass. Athlete packets will begin to ship in late June. The packet shipping option will only be available for those registered by the final entry deadline. If you don’t choose the shipping option, you will need to pick up your athlete packet or team box.

For those who did not select the packet shipping option during registration, athlete packets and team boxes can be picked up at the following locations, dates and times:

Lincoln East High School (enter through the southeast doors), 1000 S. 70th St. (Lincoln – View Map)
Thursday, July 18 | 7 a.m. – 6 p.m.
Friday, July 19 | 7 a.m. – 7 p.m.
Saturday, July 20 | 7 a.m. – 6 p.m.
Sunday, July 21 | 7 a.m. – Noon

Athlete packets contain the athlete shirt and Super Pass, which includes admission to all venues and SportFest and the Opening Ceremonies.  The athlete packets DO NOT contain any sport specific information such as schedules, maps, bib numbers, etc. For sport-specific details, refer to your sport General Information.

Further Information

Sport Specific Questions: Fencing Director Trish Souliere at 402-570-0163 or sionnach27@yahoo.com. Assistant Director Cat Souliere at catskyfire@starpaw.com.

Online Registration/Website Questions: Contact the Cornhusker State Games office at 402-471-2544 or info@nebraskasportscouncil.com.

Event Sponsor

Thank You to our platinum sponsors

Official Member of the

info@nebraskasportscouncil.com

Phone: 402-471-2544

Fax: 402-413-1119

Mailing address: 
Po Box 29366
Lincoln, NE 68529

Shipping address:
3260 Folkways Blvd Suite B
Lincoln, NE 68504