MN State Fencing Tournament
For grades 7-12
THIS IS A NON-YEL EVENT. This tournament is sponsored by the Minnesota State High School Fencing League. YEL is a member of this, but this is not a YEL event.
* Fully electronic gear is required. See below for more details.
* Fencers are put into pools for the first few rounds. Then they are seeded based on pool play. Then the Direct Elimination (DE) rounds begin. DE rounds mean that fencers may be eliminated upon losing any match.
* Fencers fence with their school on Saturday (i.e. Lakeville North, Lakeville South, as opposed to Lakeville). Sunday is a team competition for qualified teams.
* Events include: Men’s Foil, Women’s Foil; Men’s Epee, Women’s Epee; Men’s Sabre, Women’s Sabre.
EQUIPMENT: YEL will bring all necessary equipment for fencers, however, some sharing may be required. Equipment needs include: electric foil (or epee), lame, mask, electric mask-bib, plastron, chest plate, jacket, glove.
KNICKERS are required Parents must purchase knickers for their fencer. myBlueGauntlet.com has knickers at a list price of $33. Use your coupon code “enrichment” for a 20% discount.
REGISTRATION: Registration is done through askfred.net. We do not know when registration will open.
TIME: Please check the time for your event on askfred.net. It varies based on which event you participate in.