Arnold Fencing Classic ROC (Div1A, Div 2, Vet), RJCC, Youth

Venue
Hyatt-Regency Columbus, 400 N High Street

Tournament Date
Mar 6 - 8, 2020
Location
400 N High Street, OH
Region
Tournament Details

Arnold Fencing Classic ROC (Div1A, Div2, VET), RJCC, Youth (NON RYC!)

March 6-8, 2020 · Columbus Ohio

Three days. Forty-seven events. The most unique event with the most unique medals anywhere in the world of fencing. The Arnold Fencing Classic is a part of the Arnold Schwarzenegger Sports Festival, the largest multi-sport festival in the world. 2020 features Y8, Y10, Y12, Y14, RJCC (Regional Junior and Cadet), Veteran ROC, Division 1A ROC, Division 2 ROC. Something for everyone!

This is a part of the Arnold Schwarzenegger Sports Festival, the largest multi-sport festival in the world. 200,000 people visit annual and almost all of them walk by fencing! Finals are filmed with live commentary. We have the best medals you will ever see. https://arnoldfencingclassic.com/the-arnold-medals.php

The Arnold features Highly Rated, International Licensed FIE Referees.

There are a lot of things about this tournament that is different. Be sure to read: http://arnoldfencingclassic.com

The website has info on wristbands (required of all visitors), hotels around town, up to date changes, etc.

Everyone loves to pre-order our shirts, hoodies, challenge coins, etc. Our online store is your chance to pre-order. Some things will not be stocked otherwise like Tall shirts, women's cut, thin hoodies, etc. The USA Fencing website does not allow you to pre-order shirts. Don't miss your chance. http://arnoldfencingclassic.com

With 86 sports and events taking over all of Columbus, Ohio, be sure to spend time preparing your trip to enjoy everything the Arnold has to offer.

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Pre-order your t-shirts, challenge, coins, patches, etc: https://arnoldfencingclassic.com/store

Everyone loves to pre-order our shirts, hoodies, challenge coins, etc. Our online store is your chance to pre-order. Some things will not be stocked otherwise like Tall shirts, women's cut, thin hoodies, etc. The USA Fencing website does not allow you to pre-order shirts. Don't miss your chance.

WRISTBANDS:

All competitors, visitors, and guests are required to have a wristband to enter any venue at the Arnold. Athletes receive one as a part of their registration. Details are here: http://arnoldfencingclassic.com

SCHOLARSHIP:

There is a $2500 scholarship opportunity. See details at Arnold Fencing Classic Scholarship

Arnold Schwarzenegger

Arnold will come. He always does. He will present the scholarship winner on the main stage of the fencing venue. For security reasons, we are not permitted to tell you when or even what day Arnold will appear. Other celebrities may also appear depending on their schedules. Such appearances always occur at our main stage.

Check-In

Venue opens at 7:00 AM each day. We recommend arriving at least 1 hour before the close of check-in. Proof of current USFencing membership, current FIE license, or foreign federation membership must be presented.

Foreign fencers must obtain a "Foreign Fencer" USFencing membership (free of charge). This can be done before arriving at the event to expedite check-in. To be a member of USFencing click here.

All fencers have to have USFencing membership card or clearly legible copy to use Auto Check-In feature. Fencers to present proof of age: Original or copies of birth certificate, passport or driver's license, unless if USFencing membership card has "Birth year is Verified " is noted on the card. Fencers must check-in every day they compete.

Age Eligibility

Please Note: The Arnold is the first event of the new cadet and junior season, so eligibility changes.

Our Sponsors

Equipment Vendor - Blue Gauntlet Fencing Gear

Royal Arts Fencing Academy

Event Fee Info

Registration and Event Fees

Regular fees until February 1, 2020 11:59PM PST - Registration $30, Administration $5, and Event fee is $45/event Late fees (Triple) from February 1 until February 10 11:59PM PST - Registration $90, Administration $15, and Event fee is $135/event Scholarship deadline: February 15 11:59 PM EST No walk-ins

Refund Policy

Registration fees and Administration fees are NON-REFUNDABLE.

Refund requests must be received by February 11, 2020, 11:59:00 EST Refund of events fees can be requested at https://arnoldfencingclassic.com/cancel-registration.php

Starting February 12, 2020. NO REFUND, NO EXCEPTION for any reason Refunds are processed through USA Fencing to the original credit card. Processing time will apply.

NO REFUND will be issued to No Show or Withdraw from events

Officials/Referee Info
  • Tournament Organizer - Tim Mills, Julia Richey
  • Referees Coordinator - Abdel Aziz
  • Head Referee - Abdel Aziz
  • Bout Committee Chair - Rich Weiss

The Arnold hires only the highest-rated and International licensed FIE referees.

Tournament questions are answered at https://arnoldfencingclassic.com/info.php.

If you are interested in refereeing please send email to Abdel Aziz - abdelwahab_a@hotmail.com

Transportation Details

Parking

There are hundreds of hotels and transportation options. Parking WILL BE difficult. Buy your parking online early!

For parking maps, hotel lists and ratings, and other transportation options: http://arnoldfencingclassic.com/

My Registrations

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


Tournament Menu

    Contested Events

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    Friday, March 6

    Junior Men’s Epee (JNRME)
    8:00am Close of Registration
    Possible A2
    Results 24 Entrants 35
    Division II Men’s Foil (DV2MF)
    8:00am Close of Registration
    Possible C2
    Results 17 Entrants 25
    Division II Women’s Foil (DV2WF)
    8:00am Close of Registration
    Possible C1
    Results 18 Entrants 22
    Division II Men’s Saber (DV2MS)
    8:00am Close of Registration
    Possible B2
    Results 15 Entrants 25
    Division II Women’s Saber (DV2WS)
    8:00am Close of Registration
    Possible E1
    Results 10 Entrants 11
    Veteran Men’s Epee (VETME)
    8:00am Close of Registration
    Possible A1
    Results 20 Entrants 21
    Veteran Women’s Epee (VETWE)
    8:00am Close of Registration
    Possible E1
    Results 8 Entrants 13
    Junior Women’s Epee (JNRWE)
    9:00am Close of Registration
    Possible B1
    Results 19 Entrants 23
    Division IA Men’s Saber (D1AMS)
    11:30am Close of Registration
    Possible B2
    Results 18 Entrants 29
    Division IA Women’s Saber (D1AWS)
    12:00pm Close of Registration
    Possible E1
    Results 9 Entrants 8
    Cadet Men’s Foil (CDTMF)
    1:00pm Close of Registration
    Possible C1
    Results 18 Entrants 19
    Cadet Women’s Foil (CDTWF)
    1:00pm Close of Registration
    Possible Not Rated
    Results 11 Entrants 12
    Division II Men’s Epee (DV2ME)
    1:00pm Close of Registration
    Possible C2
    Results 37 Entrants 46
    Division II Women’s Epee (DV2WE)
    1:30pm Close of Registration
    Possible C2
    Results 23 Entrants 34
    Veteran Men’s Foil (VETMF)
    2:30pm Close of Registration
    Possible E1
    Results 11 Entrants 12
    Veteran Women’s Foil (VETWF)
    2:30pm Close of Registration
    Possible E1
    Results 11 Entrants 13
    Youth 12 Mixed Foil (Y12XF)
    3:30pm Close of Registration
    Possible Not Rated
    Results 34 Entrants 35

    Saturday, March 7

    Youth 10 Mixed Epee (Y10XE)
    8:00am Close of Registration
    Possible Not Rated
    Results 11 Entrants 15
    Division IA Men’s Epee (D1AME)
    8:00am Close of Registration
    Possible A4
    Results 57 Entrants 72
    Division IA Women’s Epee (D1AWE)
    8:00am Close of Registration
    Possible A2
    Results 31 Entrants 41
    Youth 8 Mixed Foil (Y8XF)
    8:30am Close of Registration
    Possible Not Rated
    Results 13 Entrants 15
    Youth 14 Mixed Foil (Y14XF)
    10:00am Close of Registration
    Possible C2
    Results 31 Entrants 38
    Youth 8 Mixed Epee (Y8XE)
    12:00pm Close of Registration
    Possible Not Rated
    Results 7 Entrants 9
    Junior Men’s Foil (JNRMF)
    12:30pm Close of Registration
    Possible A1
    Results 18 Entrants 20
    Junior Women’s Foil (JNRWF)
    12:30pm Close of Registration
    Possible A1
    Results 16 Entrants 21
    Youth 14 Mixed Epee (Y14XE)
    1:00pm Close of Registration
    Possible B2
    Results 31 Entrants 44
    Cadet Men’s Saber (CDTMS)
    2:30pm Close of Registration
    Possible C1
    Results 12 Entrants 19
    Cadet Women’s Saber (CDTWS)
    2:30pm Close of Registration
    Possible Not Rated
    Results 3 Entrants 7
    Youth 8 Mixed Saber (Y8XS)
    2:30pm Close of Registration
    Possible Not Rated
    Results 2 Entrants 3

    Sunday, March 8

    Cadet Men’s Epee (CDTME)
    8:00am Close of Registration
    Possible A2
    Results 20 Entrants 31
    Cadet Women’s Epee (CDTWE)
    8:00am Close of Registration
    Possible Not Rated
    Results 8 Entrants 9
    Youth 10 Mixed Saber (Y10XS)
    8:00am Close of Registration
    Possible Not Rated
    Results 9 Entrants 11
    Youth 14 Mixed Saber (Y14XS)
    8:00am Close of Registration
    Possible Not Rated
    Results 15 Entrants 23
    Division IA Men’s Foil (D1AMF)
    8:00am Close of Registration
    Possible A2
    Results 24 Entrants 31
    Division IA Women’s Foil (D1AWF)
    8:00am Close of Registration
    Possible A1
    Results 12 Entrants 17
    Veteran Men’s Saber (VETMS)
    8:15am Close of Registration
    Possible E1
    Results 10 Entrants 13
    Veteran Women’s Saber (VETWS)
    8:15am Close of Registration
    Possible E1
    Results 6 Entrants 9
    Youth 12 Mixed Epee (Y12XE)
    11:00am Close of Registration
    Possible Not Rated
    Results 21 Entrants 25
    Junior Men’s Saber (JNRMS)
    12:00pm Close of Registration
    Possible B2
    Results 19 Entrants 32
    Junior Women’s Saber (JNRWS)
    12:00pm Close of Registration
    Possible E1
    Results 5 Entrants 6
    Youth 10 Mixed Foil (Y10XF)
    12:00pm Close of Registration
    Possible Not Rated
    Results 27 Entrants 30
    Youth 12 Mixed Saber (Y12XS)
    12:00pm Close of Registration
    Possible Not Rated
    Results 14 Entrants 18
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    Timeline

    Important dates and upcoming deadlines.


    Registration Opens
    Sep 11, 2019 12:00am
    Entry Deadline
    Feb 5, 2020 11:59pm
    Late Entry Deadline
    Feb 10, 2020 11:59pm
    Classification Change Deadline
    Feb 28, 2020 11:59pm
    Tournament Start
    Mar 6, 2020 12:00am
    Tournament End
    Mar 8, 2020 12:00am