Welcome to the 2nd Annual Precision Invitational RYC and RJC in Region 4! We will be hosting this tournament in the beautiful city of Downtown Los Angeles at the famous Millennium Biltmore Hotel! We will have ample parking, a cafe and restaurant on site, and great ventilation as well as A/C!
Please note, there is onsite valet parking with the hotel for $24 daily or $35 overnight. There is alternative parking at the Pershing Square Parking lot for $20 max across the street at 530 S. Olive St.
The area is also rife with great activities for families to enjoy in the area such as:
************NOTE**************** For refund of event fee(s), withdrawals must be received via email no later than the Monday two weeks before the first day of the tournament. Registration fees are nonrefundable. Refunds are processed 2-4 weeks following the tournament.
***********************IMPORTANT NOTE************************* The Conductive Bib is now Required at all USFA events!!! In the 2011-2012 season, the USFA began to transition to the conductive bib format for foilists. As of August 1, 2012 the ruling now expands to cover every foil tournament that is USFA sanctioned and held to USFA rules. All Sanctioned Saber tournaments now also require the 800N Fie saber gloves. Please be prepared with the proper equipment, a vendor will be available. All foil fencers using chest protectors must have the newly required padded area attached to the standard chest protectors. Uncovered chest protectors will not be allowed in any foil events.
Alliance Fencing Equipment will be the vendor onsite for all equipment needs. Please contact them directly if you would like them to bring anything specific.
Food and beverages will be available for sale from the hotel. No outside food will be allowed in the venue. Please purchase meals from the hotel cafe or restaurant. Snacks and drinks are fine to bring, but to honor the hotel policy, please do not bring in outside meals.
Equipment check will be held on Friday April 24th, times to be updated.
Please check and take note of the tentative check in times listed below. Final check in times will be updated April 5th, 2020.
Saturday May 30th, 2020
Sunday - May 31st, 2020
(USA Fencing requires that organizers pay a $6.00 RYC support fee per each registrant. This fee is included in the registration fee.)
Registration must be done online. Fees must be paid to be considered registered. If you have not paid you are NOT registered and must pay the higher fees after April 30th to May 10th, 2020.
Registration fees are non refundable. Requests for event fee refunds must be submitted by May 10th, 2020.
USA Fencing Membership - USA Fencing rules will be enforced. All fencers must be current members of the USFA . Proof of USA Fencing membership is either an unexpired membership card, an email from the USA Fencing or listing on the USA Fencing website. Membership forms will be available at the tournament or may be downloaded from the USA Fencing website. If proof of membership is unavailable fencers will be required to submit a new membership application form with payment at the door. No exceptions.
USA Fencing is working towards an age verification process. This season, parents should come prepared with ONE of the following in case the fencer's age needs verification for eligibility purposes: A government issued photo ID with date of birth included, a copy of the birth certificate, or Passport
Weapons are checked (weights and shims) during pools and direct eliminations for all events. Officials should be informed of all rules specific to youth events, especially that ALL Y10 events be fenced with blades no longer than 32.5 inches. Masks, gloves, body cords, and lames will be checked. Names on jackets or lames are not required.
Participation at an RYC qualifies fencers for Y10 events at the March NACs as well as Summer Nationals.
Eligible Birth years:
Y12: 2007-2010 or Y10 NRPS
Y14: 2005-2008 or Y12 NRPS
Cadet: 2004-2007 or Y14 NRPS
Junior: 2001-2007 or Cadet NRPS
Head Referee/FOC: Kevin Mar Bout Committee: Melissa Doherty Organizers and Bout Chair: Sorah Shin and Forrest MacDougall
Sponsoring clubs: Allez Fencing Studio and Precision Athletics Fencing Club
To book a limited Deluxe Double or 1 bedroom Millennium suite at the hotel, please call : 213-612-1575 directly and (mention code: 2004FENCIN) during regular business hours from 8 am to 6pm, Monday through Friday. There is limited availability at the hotel itself. Please book a room there if you would like before the room block is filled otherwise, there are several hotels nearby. You can also sign up at the attached link at any time. Millennium Biltmore
Hilton Checkers Los Angeles - across the street
The Standard Downtown LA - .6 miles away
Omni Los Angeles - .7 miles away
The NoMad Hotel - .3 miles away
Sheraton Grand Los Angeles - .3 miles away
Here are the nearby airports:
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Saturday, May 30
Sunday, May 31
The Open Registration period will change on Apr 30, 2020.
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