Magic City RYC and RJCC (Region 6)

Venue
Birmingham Fencing Club, 1581 Montgomery Hwy Suite 109

Tournament Date
Jan 19 - 21, 2019
Location
Hoover, AL
Region
Tournament Details

The Birmingham Fencing Club is excited to present the Magic City RYC (Regional Youth Circuit) and RJCC (Regional Cadet Circuit). This event provides Region 6 regional points for Y10, Y12 ,Y14, Cadet, and Junior events in Epee, Foil and Saber categories.

For questions prior to the tournament, please contact: birminghamfencingclubal@gmail.com

Event Fee Info

USA Fencing adds a $5.00 administrative fee to your registration. This fee is required by USA Fencing and is not given to the tournament organizers.
Registration and administrative fees are non-refundable. You may request a refund of event fees through the USA Fencing site. Refund requests must be received by Friday, January 18, 2019.

Important Reminders We will NOT accept entries at the door. All registrations must be completed via USA Fencing platform.

All events will be separated by gender to comply with USA Fencing qualification paths unless there is only one fencer of either gender. In that case the men's and women's event will be combined in that age group.

You MUST have proof of age (copy of birth certificate or passport) and proof of current US Fencing competitive membership to compete (if your USA Fencing membership card is age verified; proof of birth date is not required). Fencers are NOT permitted to fence in more than one event at the same time Bring all required gear including appropriate length socks! We will not have an equipment vendor at the tournament. Y10 events require #2 blades

Tournament has been sanctioned by the Alabama Division of the USA Fencing. USA Fencing guidelines are strictly enforced,

Equipment checks at the armory table will include mask, mask cords, gloves, body cords and lames prior to competition per RYC/RJCC requirements.

Proper attire required. You MUST wear a plastron. All female or male foil fencers wearing a chest protector are required to wear the new required chest protector by USA Fencing. No sweatpants will be permitted. Standard fencing uniforms cannot have any rips tears or holes. Socks must conform USA Fencing Association rules.

Times listed are the close of registration time. Doors will open at 7:30 A.M. Armory Check and Registration will open at 8:00 A.M. Fencing should begin approximately 15-30 minutes after the close of registration for each event.

Tournament Format:
Tournament format will be pools to five points, used to establish seeding to the direct elimination (DE). DE bouts will be conducted as they are at a national event: for Y10 -10 point bouts (two 3 minute periods with a 1 minute rest between periods) and for Y12 and Y14, and Cadet and Junior events - the DE bouts are 15 touches (three 3-minute periods, with a 1-minute rest between periods).

Officials/Referee Info

If you want to referee at this event, please contact Luona Wang at anoulgnaw821@gmail.com.

Transportation Details

Venue: Birmingham Fencing Club. For driving directions, go to our website or Google maps.

If you are having trouble finding the venue on the day of the tournament, call (205) 515-3902 or the Club (205) 823-4448.

Host Hotel: Hampton Inn Galleria Daily rate $115.00 Book by January 3rd.

LINK: https://hamptoninn.hilton.com/en/hp/groups/personalized/B/BHMRCHX-BCF-20190118/index.jhtml?WT.mc_id=POG

Check-in: 18-JAN-2019 Check-out: 21-JAN-2019 Hotel Name: Hampton Inn & Suites Birmingham-Hoover-Galleria Hotel Address: 4520 Galleria Boulevard Hoover, Alabama 35244 Phone Number: 205-380-3300

There are many places to eat nearby, including Shipley Donuts, Subway, Golden Corral BBQ, Chick-Fil-A, Full Moon BBQ, Mr. Chen's, Starbucks, and Chipotle.

My Registrations

Your current registrations for this tournament are listed here along with their status.


Tournament Menu

    Contested Events

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    Saturday, January 19

    Junior Men’s Foil (JNRMF)
    8:30am Close of Registration
    Possible E1
    Entrants 10
    Junior Women’s Foil (JNRWF)
    8:30am Close of Registration
    Possible Not Rated
    Entrants 2
    Youth 10 Women’s Epee (Y10WE)
    10:00am Close of Registration
    Possible Not Rated
    Entrants 1
    Junior Men’s Epee (JNRME)
    10:00am Close of Registration
    Possible Not Rated
    Entrants 4
    Youth 10 Men’s Foil (Y10MF)
    11:30am Close of Registration
    Possible Not Rated
    Entrants 5
    Youth 10 Women’s Foil (Y10WF)
    11:30am Close of Registration
    Possible Not Rated
    Entrants 2
    Youth 10 Men’s Epee (Y10ME)
    1:00pm Close of Registration
    Possible Not Rated
    Entrants 1
    Junior Women’s Epee (JNRWE)
    1:00pm Close of Registration
    Possible Not Rated
    Entrants 5
    Junior Men’s Saber (JNRMS)
    2:30pm Close of Registration
    Possible Not Rated
    Entrants 4
    Junior Women’s Saber (JNRWS)
    2:30pm Close of Registration
    Possible Not Rated
    Entrants 1
    Youth 10 Men’s Saber (Y10MS)
    3:00pm Close of Registration
    Possible Not Rated
    Entrants 0
    Youth 10 Women’s Saber (Y10WS)
    3:00pm Close of Registration
    Possible Not Rated
    Entrants 0

    Sunday, January 20

    Cadet Women’s Foil (CDTWF)
    8:30am Close of Registration
    Possible Not Rated
    Entrants 2
    Youth 12 Men’s Foil (Y12MF)
    8:30am Close of Registration
    Possible Not Rated
    Entrants 13
    Cadet Men’s Epee (CDTME)
    10:00am Close of Registration
    Possible Not Rated
    Entrants 8
    Cadet Women’s Epee (CDTWE)
    10:00am Close of Registration
    Possible Not Rated
    Entrants 6
    Cadet Men’s Foil (CDTMF)
    11:30am Close of Registration
    Possible Not Rated
    Entrants 11
    Youth 12 Women’s Foil (Y12WF)
    11:30am Close of Registration
    Possible Not Rated
    Entrants 6
    Youth 12 Men’s Epee (Y12ME)
    1:00pm Close of Registration
    Possible Not Rated
    Entrants 5
    Youth 12 Women’s Epee (Y12WE)
    1:00pm Close of Registration
    Possible Not Rated
    Entrants 1
    Youth 12 Men’s Saber (Y12MS)
    2:30pm Close of Registration
    Possible Not Rated
    Entrants 3
    Youth 12 Women’s Saber (Y12WS)
    2:30pm Close of Registration
    Possible Not Rated
    Entrants 1
    Cadet Men’s Saber (CDTMS)
    3:00pm Close of Registration
    Possible Not Rated
    Entrants 4
    Cadet Women’s Saber (CDTWS)
    3:00pm Close of Registration
    Possible Not Rated
    Entrants 3

    Monday, January 21

    Youth 14 Men’s Foil (Y14MF)
    9:00am Close of Registration
    Possible B1
    Entrants 17
    Youth 14 Women’s Foil (Y14WF)
    9:00am Close of Registration
    Possible Not Rated
    Entrants 4
    Youth 14 Men’s Epee (Y14ME)
    11:30am Close of Registration
    Possible Not Rated
    Entrants 7
    Youth 14 Women’s Epee (Y14WE)
    11:30am Close of Registration
    Possible Not Rated
    Entrants 4
    Youth 14 Men’s Saber (Y14MS)
    1:30pm Close of Registration
    Possible Not Rated
    Entrants 6
    Youth 14 Women’s Saber (Y14WS)
    1:30pm Close of Registration
    Possible Not Rated
    Entrants 3
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    Registration Opens
    Jul 26, 2018 12:00am
    Entry Deadline
    Jan 9, 2019 11:59pm
    Late Entry Deadline
    Jan 16, 2019 11:59pm
    Classification Change Deadline
    Jan 12, 2019 11:59pm
    Tournament Start
    Jan 19, 2019 12:00am
    Tournament End
    Jan 21, 2019 12:00am