Manchester Cadet - 29th Sep
GB Ranking points. Cadet boys and girls born on January 1st, 2002 or later. Fencers should be at least 12 on or after January 1st, 2019 (it may be possible for an extraordinarily advanced younger fencer to participate, upon the written agreement of his/her parents, coach and doctor's recommendation).
Entrants must hold an EFC license
PLEASE NOTE EQUIPMENT REQUIRED (You may need to purchase additioanl kit to conform with regulations - please talk to a member of staff or email the office for further help)
Equipment should be to FIE (CEN 2) standards, these are:
- 800 Newton jacket and breeches
- 800 Newton plastron
- 1600 Newton mask with a conductive bib
- FIE homologated blade
The FIE regulation for masks requiring two independent security devices will be enforced at the Manchester Cadet. This only relates to the Leon Paul Contour masks, these can be upgraded to conform to the new rule by purchasing a new bib and strap.
The regulation requiring foils and body wires to have two pin fittings will be enforced, bayonet fittings will not be allowed at the tournament.
USN Bolton Arena, Arena Approach, Horwich, Bolton, BL6 6LB