London Region’s CAPITAL OPEN

This is a new competition, run by London Region Fencing, and welcoming men and women foil, epee and sabre fencers from throughout the UK and abroad. Medals will be awarded to top 4 competitors in each weapon and the champion in each weapon will receive a trophy

London Region’s CAPITAL OPEN

Men’s and Women’s Foil, Sabre & Epee

SportsDock, University of East London (Docklands Campus), London E16 2RD.
11 minutes drive from the north portal of Blackwall Tunnel. Free Parking
5 minutes from the A13 junction with the North Circular Road
5 minutes walk from Cyprus DLR station (walk through the university)
Six bus routes 101, 262, 366, 376, 474, 678 pass the door or nearby
Next to London City Airport

DATE Saturday 2nd December 2017

CHECK IN – Subject to confirmation after the closing date.
Mens Foil: 9.00,
Mens Epee: 9.00,
Mens Sabre: 11.00
Womens Foil: 11.00
Womens Epee: 13.00
Womens Sabre: 14.30

Open to all fencers, British or foreign, who are ‘Compete’ members of BF or hold a licence from the appropriate governing body.
Foreign fencers who are not members of BF will be required to present their licence at check in.
All fencers must be over 13 on 1 January 2017

Entry is on line through Sport80. The entry fee is £27. Foreign fencers not members of BF will need to enter by contacting Hazel Herbert  and providing full name, contact number, email, weapon, gender, date of birth and  licence number.

Midnight Wednesday 22nd November 2017. Late entry at £40 may be permitted at the discretion of the organisers until Midnight Thursday 30th November 2017.

One round of poules plus DE.

Refreshments: There is a café at Sportsdock
An armoury service will be available.

ENQUIRIES Hazel Herbert 07964 176450

DISCLAIMER: The organisers, “London Region Fencing”, and its officers, can accept no responsibility for any loss of equipment/property, damage to persons or property. Fencers must arm, equip and clothe themselves at their own responsibility and risk. The competition will be run in accordance with BFA safety guidelines. Clothing and equipment must conform to BFA rules. Fencers failing to adhere to these rules will not be permitted to compete, nor will their fees be refunded. The organisers reserve the right to change the organisation and running of the competition for efficiency and/or safety reasons


OnLine Entry – UK Entries via Sport:80