North Island Fencing Championships 2016
It is Fencing North’s pleasure to host the 2016 North Island Fencing Championships - also incorporating National U23 Foil Champs and NZ Veteran Sabre Challenge. This is the first national open event of the season and as always will be one of the best events of the year. Happy fencing!
Saturday 4th - Monday 6th June
Jack Adam Gymnasium, Massey High School, 274 Don Buck Rd, Massey West, Auckland
If you're travelling from the Airport, look into booking a shuttle to save money. Talk to other fencers and see if they want to share https://www.supershuttle.co.nz/Default.aspx
Friday 3rd June:
Weapons Control at the venue 7pm - 9.30pm. You can also get your gear checked from
8am 7.45am each competition day.
Saturday 4th June:
8.30am: Men's Foil
11am: Women's Foil
Sunday 5th June:
8.30am: Men's Epee
11am: Women's Epee
3pm: Men's & Women's Sabre
Monday 6th June:
8.30am: U23 Men's Foil
10am: NZ Veteran Men's & Women's Sabre
11am: U23 Women's Foil
Poules followed by an elimination round.
$40 for first weapon
$20 for additional weapons*.
Entry form is at the bottom of this page - entries close on Sunday 29th May.
All fencers need to be affiliated to Fencing New Zealand. If you have any questions about affiliation contact your club/region.
*Please note that the North Island Fencing Championships, National U23 Championships, and NZ Veteran Sabre Challenge are separate events and entry fees are to be paid at each event (eg, fencing one weapon at two of the events will cost $80 total).
To pay by Internet Banking, please deposit your entry fee to 01-0297-0024774-00. Reference the payment with your name and AKL16. You can also pay your entry fee when you arrive at the event.
There will be a canteen run by the Epsom Girls Grammar Fencing Club.
North Island Fencing Champs are open to all fencers. NZ U23s are open to any fencer who was under 23 on the 1st January this year. For NZ Veterans Challenge you need to be 40+ by the first day of the competition.
Check out the list here for Fencing NZ Gear Requirements.