2017 School Games Selection Information
The event is held at Loughborough University between Thursday 31st – Sunday 3rd September 2017. The selected fencers must commit to arriving & leaving on these dates & must attend the closing ceremony on the Sunday.
To be eligible fencers must be born 1999-2003, i.e. U18 and O13 at the start of the calendar year.
There are 3 fencers allowed selected for the individual event of which 2 will fence in the mixed team
ELIGIBILITY FOR SELECTION
Date: Sunday 14th May 2017
Time: 09.30am – 12.30pm
Venue: Queen Anne High School (Broomhead Park, Dunfermline. KY12 0PQ)
When: 1 April 2017 (10am check-in)
Where: St. Andrews University Sports Centre, St. Leonards Road, St. Andrews, Fife, KY16 9DY
Entry Fee (per team):
£14 One weapon £24 Two weapons £30 Three weapons
Congratulations to all competitors who fought in the qualifiers. The selectors are inviting the following fencers to join the squad for Challenge Wratislavia this year. Please note this list is not in order. Also it does not include those fencers who finished high in the rankings but who have informed the selectors that they are unable to join the squad.
Final rankings are published below - if you have any questions or if there are any errors please contact us as soon as you notice them.
The selection process to choose the Squad that will represent Scotland at the 2017 Challenge Wratislavia is now underway and we hope to announce the decisions soon.
Should any fencer want to be considered for selection in exceptional circumstances, please complete the ‘FIS Form’ located here link
These are the current rankings - there is still one competition left before selection for Challenge Wratislavia.
If there are any errors or ommissions please email us as soon as you see them as the selectors will be making their decisions soon.
Good luck to all fencing at the weekend!
The British Youth Fencing Championships are running on the 29 April to the 1 May and you can find further information about the tournament here. This is an essential tournament for younger competitive fencers wanting to progress their fencing to national or international levels.
Please check the lists below, these are the current rankings after 4 qualifying competitions. The next competition is the 22 January and the entry form is available below.
If any corrections are needed please email the office. The office is closed until the 5 January so we will process corrections as soon as we can in the New Year. Have a lovely festive break and we will see you in 2017!
Please check and if any corrections are needed please email the office. Next competition is 10 December and good luck to all fencing in the Scottish Schools individual on the 26 and 27 November.
Scottish Fencing is postponing the READY STEADY FENCE Plastics 2 Metals Festival in Edinburgh which was planned for .Sunday 6th November 2016. We hope to have the replacement dates and further details soon.
Venue - to be decided
The event will be open to all Primary 4-7 that have participated in plastics fencing classes in school/club.
Registration: 12.30 - 12.45
Start Time: 13.00