** The 2022 BODYARMOR State Games Fencing Competition has been canceled. **
COMPETITION SITE:Apex Fencing Academy
COMPETITION DATES: June 4-5, 2022
ENTRY FEE: Registration fees starting at $55 for the first event and $15 for each additional event for Open Events. Fees starting at $35 for the first event and $10 for each additional event for Y12 Events. Click “Register” for more details. * If you have already registered and are looking to add an event, please contact us before completing the registration form again.
REGISTRATION DEADLINE: 11:59pm on May 29. There will be no on-site registration.
* This is a projected schedule and subject to change.
* Events are currently being limited to 30 participants for Men's & Women's events and 15 participants for Y12 events. This number may change as we continue to monitor the latest updates and guidelines related to COVID-19.
COMPETITION FORMAT: Fencers will compete in pools of approximately 5-7 athletes, and then the results from the pool bouts will be used to place competitors into the direct elimination brackets. There will be 100% advancement into the direct elimination brackets. Direct elimination bouts will continue through the finals to determine overall placement.
EQUIPMENT: Masks, gloves, body/mask cords, and lames will be checked by armory. Competitors will need at least two of each of the following (with valid inspection marks) when showing up to strip: Body/Mask cords and weapons. Fencers will not need their names stenciled on their uniforms for this event.
AWARDS: The Top 3 finishers overall in each event (Men's, Women's, and Y12) will receive Gold, Silver, and Bronze medals. There will be no fence-off for 3rd place, thus there will be two bronze medals awarded. We will award medals to the Top 3 Veteran, Cadet, and Junior if participation allows.