EFSW EPEE AGE GROUP CHAMPIONSHIPS 2022 (+ BYC qualifiers)
January 30 @ 9:00 am - 6:00 pm£20.00
South West Fencing Age Groups Championships (U12,14,16,18) and British Youth Championship(BYC) qualifiers for SW team. Held at Millfield School, Street.
COVID-19. Current COVID guidelines will apply. This may mean Prior Lateral Flow Tests, limited parent/coach access and the wearing of a face mask.
SOUTH WEST AGE GROUPS
1. Entry for Age Groups:Sport:80 | Investing in Sport (sport80.com)
2.1 Age as 1st Jan 2022 U18 born 04/05, U16 born 06/07, U14 born 08/09, U12 born 10/11.
2.2 You must have South West as your region on your compete level British Fencing Membership and be a UK resident or at school full time in the UK
2 poules with promotion of all to DE’s.
U12 first poule will rank second poule will rank DE
U14/16/18. Combined poule result will rank DE.
DE’s: U12 to 10 hits in 3×2 minutes with 1 minute breaks.
DE’s: U14 – U18 to 15 hits in 3×3 minutes with 1 minute breaks.
Byes are only allocated in exceptional circumstances where fencers are unable to attend their RQE. Prior to the RQE entry window opening, the process for applying for a bye will be announced.
THERE ARE NO CARRY OVER BYE’s FROM 2019.Where fencers who received a top 8 place at the 2019 event cannot attend their RQE, they can apply for a bye under exceptional circumstances to be considered by BF.
INTERNATIONAL CALL UP: Where fencers have been selected for a GBR (U17 or U20) international on the weekend of their RQE, fencers are able to apply for a bye.
5. BYC Qualifications:
1-16 entries to Age Group = 8 qualify for BYC’s.
17-19 entries = 9 qualify
20-22 entries = 10 qualify
23-25 entries = 11 qualify
26-28 entries = 12 qualify
29-31 entries = 13 qualify
32+ entries = 14 qualify
6.BRITISH YOUTH CHAMPIONSHIPS : Saturday 30th April 2022- Monday 2nd May 2022
Venue: EIS Sheffield, Coleridge Road, Sheffield, S9 5DA
The schedule for each day of the competition including which days for each age group/weapon will be published in January 2022. Due to scheduling, the check in times will not be announced after entries have closed at the end of March 2022.
BYC ENTRY will be by email invitation from Britifh Fencing in April 2022. Comeptition entry and information will be in the email.