European Cadet Circuit Event

Saturday September 29th 2018

Manchester Cadet Manchester Cadet International Tournament

Location

iUSN Bolton Arena
Arena Approach
Horwich
Bolton BL6 6LB

Tel: +44 (0) 1204 488 100

Travel

Nearest Airport: Manchester Airport (23 miles/37km)
Nearest Train Station: Horwich Parkway (100m)

Where to Stay

Additional hotel and tourist information is available from Visit Bolton.

Programme

Saturday September 29th 2018

0830 - Men's Individual Foil
1030 - Women's Individual Foil

Please note that there will be no check in. Poules will be published on the tournament web site the day before the competition and all competitors will be assumed to be present unless specifically scratched.

Formula

The formula for the individual competitions will be:

  1. A single of poules with 7 or 6 fencers eliminating a minimum of 20%
  2. Direct elimination without repĂȘchage down to the final.
  3. Trophy for top 4, medals for 5th to 8th place.

Rules

The tournament will be run in accordance with the FIE Rules for Competitions, the European Fencing Confederation Cadet Circuit Rules and the BFA Disciplinary Regulations. The Directoire Technique reserve the right to decide, without right of appeal, on any issues not covered by these rules.

Eligibility

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).

Equipment

Equipment should be to FIE (CEN 2) standards, these are:

Entry

British Competitors

All entries must be made online via Sport-80. You must hold a EFC license before entering.
Entries must arrive no later than 22nd of September 2018.

Other Competitors

Competitors from outside the UK should enter via their national federations.
All competitors must hold a valid EFC license - this should be applied for thorugh your national federation.

Live Results

Live results will be made available on the day of the competition.
Check back here for details.

Live streaming will be subject to availability.

Pre-Competition Training Camp

26th - 29th September 2018
The Manchester Fencing Centre, Oldham

Guest Italian coaches, led by Simone Vanni.

Fencing:

  • Footwork and bladework
  • Free fencing
  • Italian coaches offering short one to one lessons

S&C:

  • Specific warm up
  • Plyometrics and explosive strength training
  • Functional mobility

For all details and pricing, please download the brochure.

Contact Us

For more information on the tournament contact:

The Tournament Director
53, Ramsey Grove
Bury BL8 2RE
United Kingdom

Tel: +44 (0)788 796 8117

Email: robertandnatalia@gmail.com

Website Support: kian+mancad@orangetentacle.co.uk