Alice B Memorial Houston RJCC

Venue
Houston Athletic Fencing Center, 4997 W. Bellfort

Tournament Date
Jan 11 - 12, 2020
Location
Houston, TX
Region
Tournament Details

Alice B. Memorial RJCC
Saturday, Jan. 11, and Sunday, Jan. 12, 2020
Houston Athletic Fencing Center
4997 W. Bellfort
Houston, TX 77035

  • Registration opens Wednesday, July 17, 2019.
  • Regular registration closes Friday, Dec. 20, 2019.
  • Late registration closes Saturday, Dec. 28, 2019.
  • Walk-ins accepted.

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Events by Type | Back to top

  • Cadet Men's Foil: Event closes Saturday, Jan. 11, 2020 at 11 a.m.
  • Cadet Men's Saber: Event closes Sunday, Jan. 12, 2020 at 2 p.m.
  • Cadet Men's Epée: Event closes Sunday, Jan. 12, 2020 at 11:30 a.m.
  • Cadet Women's Foil: Event closes Saturday, Jan. 11, 2020 at 9 a.m.
  • Cadet Women's Saber: Event closes Saturday, Jan. 11, 2020 at 3 p.m.
  • Cadet Women's Epée: Event closes Sunday, Jan. 12, 2020 at 8:30 a.m.
  • Junior Men's Foil: Event closes Sunday, Jan. 12, 2020 at 8 a.m.
  • Junior Men's Saber: Event closes Saturday, Jan. 11, 2020 at 2 p.m.
  • Junior Men's Epée: Event closes Saturday, Jan. 11, 2020 at 8 a.m.
  • Junior Women's Foil: Event closes Sunday, Jan. 12, 2020 at 10:30 a.m.
  • Junior Women's Saber: Event closes Sunday, Jan. 12, 2020 at 1 p.m.
  • Junior Women's Epée: Event closes Saturday, Jan. 11, 2020 at 1 p.m.

Events by Day | Back to top

  • Saturday, Jan. 11, 2020
    • Junior Men's Epée: Event closes 8 a.m.
    • Cadet Women's Foil: Event closes 9 a.m.
    • Cadet Men's Foil: Event closes 11 a.m.
    • Junior Women's Epée: Event closes 1 p.m.
    • Junior Men's Saber: Event closes 2 p.m.
    • Cadet Women's Saber: Event closes 3 p.m.
  • Sunday, Jan. 12, 2020
    • Junior Men's Foil: Event closes 8 a.m.
    • Cadet Women's Epée: Event closes 8:30 a.m.
    • Junior Women's Foil: Event closes 10:30 a.m.
    • Cadet Men's Epée: Event closes 11:30 a.m.
    • Junior Women's Saber: Event closes 1 p.m.
    • Cadet Men's Saber: Event closes 2 p.m.

Birth Year Requirements, 2019-2020 Season | Back to top
If a fencer's USFA membership card does not show his or her birth date as "Verified: Yes" (see back of card), he or she must bring proof of age to registration. Passports, birth certificates, and other government-issued IDs are acceptable; school IDs are not.

  • Cadet: 2003-2006
  • Junior: 2000-2006

Fees | Back to top
Payment is accepted only through USA Fencing.

Registration | Back to top

  • Registration is accepted only through USA Fencing.
  • Registration will open one hour prior to the close of each event.
  • Fencers in all events must show their USFA membership card at registration.
  • All fencers must sign a Waiver of Liability form, available through USA Fencing.

Equipment Check | Back to top

  • Equipment check will open one hour prior to the close of the first event, and remain open through the last event. Full equipment checks will be performed.
  • Foil fencers must have one mask, two mask cords, two body cords, a lamé, a glove, and two weapons.
  • Saber fencers must have one mask, two mask cords, two body cords, a lamé, a conductive glove or manchet, and two weapons.
  • Epée fencers must have one mask, two body cords, a glove, and two weapons.
  • Armorers will be on hand to perform minor equipment repairs. If equipment cannot be repaired, new equipment may be purchased in The Fencing Store. Cash and checks accepted.

Tournament Hotel | Back to top
Sheraton Suites Houston near The Galleria
2400 West Loop South
Houston, Texas 77027
713-586-2444

  • Rate: $89/night; $119/night club level
  • Features:
    • Complimentary basic high speed internet in guest rooms
    • Complimentary business center
    • Complimentary fitness center
    • Complimentary shuttle to the venue
    • Room service: 6 a.m. to 11 p.m.
  • Parking
    • Valet parking available
    • Self-parking $7/day with unlimited in-and-out access
  • Shuttle service to and from the airport: use Super Shuttle or taxi.

Shopping and Snacks | Back to top

  • The Fencing Store, located within the Houston Athletic Fencing Center, is a fully equipped fencing store with full lines of equipment, t-shirts, tools, fencing shoes, fencing novelties, etc. Cash and checks accepted.
  • At the venue, snacks and drinks will be available for purchase. Cash accepted.
  • Meyerland Plaza, just a mile away from the salle, features multiple department stores and speciality chains. Target, JCPenney, Palais Royal, Best Buy, Office Max, and more are just two minutes away.
  • The Galleria, four miles north of the salle on Loop 610 West, offers premier shopping and dining. Neiman Marcus, Dillards, Macy's, Nordstroms, and Saks Fifth Avenue round out its anchor stores; hundreds of additional retailers offer wares on three floors of shopping around an indoor ice rink. Website: https://www.simon.com/mall/the-galleria

Visiting Our Salle | Back to top

  • No food in the fencing area. Drinks are permitted in covered containers (bottled drinks, water bottles).
  • Please pick up your trash.
  • Chairs are available in the fencing area for folks to watch the events. Bleachers are available in the observation area outside the fencing area.
  • Please do not interfere with the referees during bouts.
  • No running in the fencing area at any time.

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    Saturday, January 11

    Junior Men’s Epee (JNRME)
    8:00am Close of Registration
    Possible C1
    Entrants 18
    Cadet Women’s Foil (CDTWF)
    9:00am Close of Registration
    Possible Not Rated
    Entrants 7
    Cadet Men’s Foil (CDTMF)
    11:00am Close of Registration
    Possible Not Rated
    Entrants 6
    Junior Women’s Epee (JNRWE)
    1:00pm Close of Registration
    Possible E1
    Entrants 9
    Junior Men’s Saber (JNRMS)
    2:00pm Close of Registration
    Possible E1
    Entrants 14
    Cadet Women’s Saber (CDTWS)
    3:00pm Close of Registration
    Possible Not Rated
    Entrants 2

    Sunday, January 12

    Junior Men’s Foil (JNRMF)
    8:00am Close of Registration
    Possible E1
    Entrants 8
    Cadet Women’s Epee (CDTWE)
    8:30am Close of Registration
    Possible Not Rated
    Entrants 9
    Junior Women’s Foil (JNRWF)
    10:30am Close of Registration
    Possible E1
    Entrants 7
    Cadet Men’s Epee (CDTME)
    11:30am Close of Registration
    Possible C1
    Entrants 19
    Junior Women’s Saber (JNRWS)
    1:00pm Close of Registration
    Possible Not Rated
    Entrants 2
    Cadet Men’s Saber (CDTMS)
    2:00pm Close of Registration
    Possible Not Rated
    Entrants 11
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    Registration Opens
    Jul 17, 2019 12:00am
    Entry Deadline
    Dec 20, 2019 11:59pm
    Late Entry Deadline
    Dec 28, 2019 11:59pm
    Classification Change Deadline
    Jan 4, 2020 11:59pm
    Tournament Start
    Jan 11, 2020 12:00am
    Tournament End
    Jan 12, 2020 12:00am