Participants

The competition is open to all foil and epee fencers, members of a national fencing federation, born in the years -2007-2008-2009-2010.

This edition of the International Fencing Challenge will have a limited number of 84 participants in each event.

Categories

Under 12 Boy’s Epee 2009-2010
Under 14 Boy’s Epee 2007-2008
Under 12 Girl’s Epee 2009-2010
Under 14 Girl’s Epee 2007-2008
Under 12 Boy’s Foil 2009-2010
Under 14 Boy’s Foil 2007-2008
Under 12 Girl’s Foil 2009-2010
Under 14 Girl’s Foil 2007-2008

Format

Visit 4fence.it to check out the poules which will be published in advance and to follow the tournament in real time.

Poules
Athletes Hits Time
Max 7 5 3 min
Direct Elimination

All athletes qualify for direct elimination.

Hits 1 period Break 2 period
10 3 min 1 min 3 min
Poules

All the participants will be divided into poules.

Athletes Hits Time
Max 7 5 3 min
Direct Elimination

All athletes qualify for direct elimination.

Hits 1 period Break 2 period Break 3 period
15 3 min 1 min 3 min 1 min 3 min
Quarterfinals

For all categories, there will be a calling room for the last 8 fencers. All fencing material will be checked and the athletes presented to the public. The bouts will take place on the coloured pistes at the same time.

Semi-finals and finals

The semi-finals and finals will take place on the final piste and will be live streamed.

Requirements for fencing clothing and equipment

Requirements for fencing clothing and equipment. All clothing and equipment must be in good condition according to national standards. Defective clothing or equipment is not allowed.

Equipment will not be checked in advance, on the piste the referee will verify the compliance with the following standard:

Categ Year Weapon Blade Guard Mask Clothing Plastro
Under 12 2009-2010 Epee 0 MINI FIE-CE 1600N
electrified bib required for foil
FIE CE 800N 350 N Not required
Foil 0-1-2
Under 14 2007-2008 Epee 2-3 NORM FIE CE 800N FIE CE 800N
Foil 3-4-5

Non sarà effettuato alcun controllo materiale prima della gara, tuttavia gli arbitri valuteranno l’idoneità del materiale durante la gara.

Awards Ceremony

All fencers reaching last 8 will be awarded prizes.

The winner of each category is entitled to a nominative coupon, for one week at the Folgaria Fencing Camp 2021.

Additional information

An armory service is provided also selling fencing equipment.

Refreshments are available at the venue.

Live streaming and Results

Watch the live streaming on our Facebook page to follow the matches and the results for the semifinals and the finals.

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Live streaming