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

Venue
Ohio Expo Center - Kasich Hall

Tournament Date
Mar 11 - 13, 2022
Location
Columbus, OH
Region
Tournament Details

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

** DATE CHANGE ** The Arnold is moving dates this year to avoid conflicts with the youth NAC and Midwest conference championships.

But we're bigger and better. The Arnold is now an RYC, RJCC, and ROC! We have 41 strips!

March 11-13, 2022 · Columbus Ohio

The 18th Arnold!

2022 is an RYC again! More events. More fun. RYC - RJCC - ROC

Three days. Sixty-two events. The most unique event with the most unique medals anywhere in the world of fencing. 2022 features Y8, RYC, RJCC (Regional Junior and Cadet), Veteran ROC, Division 1A ROC, Division 2 ROC, Historical Fencing and more. Something for everyone!

Finals are filmed with live commentary. We have the best medals you will ever see. https://arnoldfencingclassic.com/arnold-medals

The Arnold features Highly Rated, International Licensed FIE Referees.

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. https://arnoldfencingclassic.com/store

COVID

COVID details will be listed closer to time based on current Columbus, venue, and Ohio mandates.

ATTENTION!!!!

We are in a new venue at Kasich Hall at the Ohio Expo Center.

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 upon request. Fencers are required 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, 2022 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

No walk-ins

Refund Policy

Registration fees and Administration fees are NON-REFUNDABLE.

Refund requests must be received by February 10, 2022, 11:59:00 EST Refund of events fees can be requested at https://arnoldfencingclassic.com/cancel

REGISTRATION FEES are non-refundable

Starting February 12, 2022. 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 - 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.

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

Transportation Details

Hotels

We've worked out some great hotel deals for your stay.

Hilton Garden Inn OSU

3.5 miles from Ohio Expo Center

3232 Olentangy River Rd

Columbus, OH 43202

2 Queen Beds or King Bed room - $139.00 plus tax a night

Cut-off date: February 18, 2022

To make reservations by phone, please call (614) 263-7200 and reference group code '"SWORD".

To make reservations online, please visit https://www.my-event.hilton.com/cmhuagi-sword-ce43e6f3-5675-4880-a097-ddec0b213d28

Spring Hill Suites by Marriott - Columbus Easton

7 miles from Ohio Expo Center

4048 Morse Rd, Columbus, OH 43230

King Suite - $139.00 plus tax

Queen/Queen Suite - $149.00 plus tax

Cut-Off Date: Friday, February 25, 2022

Book your rate for Ascalon Sword Festival: https://www.marriott.com/events/start.mi?id=1643289998665&key=GRP To make reservations by phone, call (614) 471-3500 and mention ASCALON SWORD FESTIVAL

All rooms have a full size sleeper sofa trundle bed, and have a microwave, and mini fridge. Rate includes complimentary breakfast, internet, and parking. Check in is 3pm check out is noon.

Parking

For parking maps, hotel lists and ratings, and other transportation options: https://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 11

    Junior Women’s Epee (JNRWE)
    8:00am Close of Registration
    Possible B1
    Results 19 Entrants 19
    19 Official Competitors
    Junior Men’s Epee (JNRME)
    8:00am Close of Registration
    Possible A2
    Results 24 Entrants 27
    27 Official Competitors
    Youth 12 Men’s Foil (Y12MF)
    8:00am Close of Registration
    Possible Not Rated
    Results 29 Entrants 32
    32 Official Competitors
    Division IA Men’s Saber (D1AMS)
    8:00am Close of Registration
    Possible B2
    Results 26 Entrants 32
    32 Official Competitors
    Division IA Women’s Saber (D1AWS)
    8:00am Close of Registration
    Possible E1
    Results 9 Entrants 11
    11 Official Competitors
    Division II Men’s Foil (DV2MF)
    8:00am Close of Registration
    Possible B2
    Results 48 Entrants 60
    60 Official Competitors
    Division II Women’s Foil (DV2WF)
    8:00am Close of Registration
    Possible C2
    Results 31 Entrants 40
    40 Official Competitors
    Veteran Men’s Epee (VETME)
    8:00am Close of Registration
    Possible A1
    Results 16 Entrants 18
    18 Official Competitors
    Division II Women’s Saber (DV2WS)
    12:00pm Close of Registration
    Possible E1
    Results 13 Entrants 14
    14 Official Competitors
    Veteran Women’s Epee (VETWE)
    12:00pm Close of Registration
    Possible E1
    Results 6 Entrants 8
    8 Official Competitors
    Division II Men’s Saber (DV2MS)
    12:00pm Close of Registration
    Possible C2
    Results 37 Entrants 44
    44 Official Competitors
    Veteran Men’s Foil (VETMF)
    2:00pm Close of Registration
    Possible E1
    Results 12 Entrants 13
    13 Official Competitors
    Veteran Women’s Foil (VETWF)
    2:00pm Close of Registration
    Possible Not Rated
    Results 3 Entrants 5
    5 Official Competitors
    Cadet Women’s Foil (CDTWF)
    2:00pm Close of Registration
    Possible B1
    Results 20 Entrants 23
    23 Official Competitors
    Youth 12 Women’s Foil (Y12WF)
    2:00pm Close of Registration
    Possible Not Rated
    Results 26 Entrants 27
    27 Official Competitors
    Cadet Men’s Foil (CDTMF)
    2:00pm Close of Registration
    Possible A2
    Results 38 Entrants 45
    45 Official Competitors
    Division II Women’s Epee (DV2WE)
    3:00pm Close of Registration
    Possible C1
    Results 23 Entrants 23
    23 Official Competitors
    Division II Men’s Epee (DV2ME)
    3:00pm Close of Registration
    Possible B2
    Results 44 Entrants 48
    48 Official Competitors

    Saturday, March 12

    Youth 10 Women’s Epee (Y10WE)
    8:00am Close of Registration
    Possible Not Rated
    Entrants 1
    1 Official Competitors
    Youth 8 Mixed Saber (Y8XS)
    8:00am Close of Registration
    Possible Not Rated
    Results 6 Entrants 6
    6 Official Competitors
    Youth 10 Mixed Epee (Y10XE)
    8:00am Close of Registration
    Possible Not Rated
    Results 4 Entrants 4
    4 Official Competitors
    Youth 14 Men’s Foil (Y14MF)
    8:00am Close of Registration
    Possible B2
    Results 55 Entrants 64
    64 Official Competitors
    Division IA Women’s Epee (D1AWE)
    8:00am Close of Registration
    Possible B2
    Results 28 Entrants 32
    32 Official Competitors
    Division IA Men’s Epee (D1AME)
    8:00am Close of Registration
    Possible A4
    Results 64 Entrants 69
    69 Official Competitors
    Youth 14 Women’s Foil (Y14WF)
    12:30pm Close of Registration
    Possible Not Rated
    Results 34 Entrants 37
    37 Official Competitors
    Youth 14 Women’s Epee (Y14WE)
    12:30pm Close of Registration
    Possible C1
    Results 14 Entrants 16
    16 Official Competitors
    Youth 14 Men’s Epee (Y14ME)
    12:30pm Close of Registration
    Possible B1
    Results 18 Entrants 20
    20 Official Competitors
    Youth 8 Mixed Epee (Y8XE)
    2:00pm Close of Registration
    Possible Not Rated
    Results 5 Entrants 6
    6 Official Competitors
    Junior Men’s Foil (JNRMF)
    2:30pm Close of Registration
    Possible A3
    Results 60 Entrants 75
    75 Official Competitors
    Youth 8 Mixed Foil (Y8XF)
    2:30pm Close of Registration
    Possible Not Rated
    Results 20 Entrants 21
    21 Official Competitors
    Junior Women’s Foil (JNRWF)
    3:00pm Close of Registration
    Possible A2
    Results 43 Entrants 52
    52 Official Competitors
    Cadet Men’s Saber (CDTMS)
    3:30pm Close of Registration
    Possible C1
    Results 18 Entrants 21
    21 Official Competitors
    Cadet Women’s Saber (CDTWS)
    3:30pm Close of Registration
    Possible Not Rated
    Results 7 Entrants 9
    9 Official Competitors

    Sunday, March 13

    Youth 10 Women’s Foil (Y10WF)
    8:00am Close of Registration
    Possible Not Rated
    Results 20 Entrants 21
    21 Official Competitors
    Division IA Women’s Foil (D1AWF)
    8:00am Close of Registration
    Possible A2
    Results 41 Entrants 53
    53 Official Competitors
    Cadet Women’s Epee (CDTWE)
    8:00am Close of Registration
    Possible C1
    Results 14 Entrants 16
    16 Official Competitors
    Cadet Men’s Epee (CDTME)
    8:00am Close of Registration
    Possible B2
    Results 27 Entrants 32
    32 Official Competitors
    Veteran Women’s Saber (VETWS)
    8:00am Close of Registration
    Possible E1
    Results 6 Entrants 6
    6 Official Competitors
    Veteran Men’s Saber (VETMS)
    8:00am Close of Registration
    Possible E1
    Results 9 Entrants 9
    9 Official Competitors
    Division IA Men’s Foil (D1AMF)
    8:00am Close of Registration
    Possible A4
    Results 69 Entrants 90
    90 Official Competitors
    Youth 12 Men’s Epee (Y12ME)
    10:30am Close of Registration
    Possible Not Rated
    Results 8 Entrants 10
    10 Official Competitors
    Youth 12 Men’s Saber (Y12MS)
    10:30am Close of Registration
    Possible Not Rated
    Results 18 Entrants 19
    19 Official Competitors
    Youth 12 Women’s Epee (Y12WE)
    10:30am Close of Registration
    Possible Not Rated
    Results 3 Entrants 5
    5 Official Competitors
    Youth 12 Women’s Saber (Y12WS)
    10:30am Close of Registration
    Possible Not Rated
    Results 11 Entrants 12
    12 Official Competitors
    Youth 10 Men’s Foil (Y10MF)
    1:00pm Close of Registration
    Possible Not Rated
    Results 25 Entrants 26
    26 Official Competitors
    Youth 14 Men’s Saber (Y14MS)
    1:30pm Close of Registration
    Possible Not Rated
    Results 21 Entrants 23
    23 Official Competitors
    Youth 14 Women’s Saber (Y14WS)
    1:30pm Close of Registration
    Possible Not Rated
    Results 8 Entrants 10
    10 Official Competitors
    Junior Women’s Saber (JNRWS)
    2:30pm Close of Registration
    Possible Not Rated
    Results 5 Entrants 5
    5 Official Competitors
    Youth 10 Men’s Saber (Y10MS)
    3:30pm Close of Registration
    Possible Not Rated
    Results 9 Entrants 9
    9 Official Competitors
    Junior Men’s Saber (JNRMS)
    3:30pm Close of Registration
    Possible C2
    Results 22 Entrants 28
    28 Official Competitors
    Youth 10 Women’s Saber (Y10WS)
    3:30pm Close of Registration
    Possible Not Rated
    Results 6 Entrants 6
    6 Official Competitors
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    Timeline

    Important dates and upcoming deadlines.
    All times are Pacific Standard Time (PST).


    Registration Opens
    Dec 6, 2021 9:00am PST
    Entry Deadline
    Feb 11, 2022 11:59pm PST
    Late Entry Deadline
    Feb 13, 2022 11:59pm PST
    Classification Change Deadline
    Mar 9, 2022 11:59pm PST
    Tournament Start
    Mar 11, 2022 12:00am PST
    Tournament End
    Mar 13, 2022 12:00am PST