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Due to ongoing health and safety concerns, the West-Rock qualifiers for the 2020 Summer Nationals have been postponed while we await further instruction from USA Fencing. Please stay tuned for updates!
As we all closely monitor the spread of covid-19, the West-Rock Division has changed the date of its Division 2, Division 3, and Y14 National Qualifying Tournament to Sunday, May 3rd. The venue and event times currently remain the same.
To preregister please go to Ask Fred: HERE
Westchester-Rockland Y14 and Division 2 & 3 Qualifiers for 2019 Summer Nationals: Sunday, March 24, 2019
Registration is now open on Ask Fred for the Westchester-Rockland Y14 and Division 2 & 3 qualifiers for the 2019 Summer Nationals! This tournament is great practice — fence whether or not you intend to compete at nationals!
The qualifiers will be held on Sunday, March 24, 2019, at the Fencing Academy of Westchester in Hawthorne, NY.
Entry fee: $60/event, payable at the door.”Senior” events are qualifiers for both Div 2 & Div 3. Fencers registering for both the Y14 and Division 2/3 qualifier receive a discount: 2 events for $90!
All fees are payable at the door by cash or check. Credit cards not accepted, and no advanced payment. Fencers registered for both events will submit payment for both events upon check-in for the first event.
Preregistration online closes on March 17. Fees double from March 17-22. NO entries accepted after March 22.
Email firstname.lastname@example.org for late registration
To preregister, click HERE
Congratulations to all our West-Rock fencers and coaches who competed (and are competing) in Memphis.
Zach Binder of FAW claimed a silver medal in the Cadet Men’s Foil. Coaches: Slava Grigoriev, assisted by Anya Katkova and Renal Ganeev.
A very special CONGRATULATIONS goes out to our division fencers who were named to the Junior National Team and will be traveling to World Championships in April:
Teddy Lombardo, Junior Men’s Epee. Clubs: FAW, NYAC. Coach: Alex Zurabishvili
Slyvie Binder, Junior Women’s Foil. Clubs: Columbia University, FAW. Coaches: Anya Katkova & Slava Grigoriev.
National Qualifiers for Y14, Division 2 and Division 3 are this Sunday, March 19!
Due to a late surge in entries, and in order to keep the event running smoothly, we have changed the close of check-in times for the following events:
Div 2/3 WE — now 11:30AM
Div 2/3 WF — now 11:30AM
Y14 MF — now 1:30PM
Y14 ME — now 1:00PM
Y14 WE — now 1:00PM
Y14 WF — Now 1:00PM
NYACK, NY — Lilov Fencing Academy Nyack has closed its doors and reopened as the homebase of the Rockland Fencers Cub. Foil coach Irina Koroleva and epee coach Paul Kutelvas will join RFC epee coaches and founders Attila Lukacs and Tyler Overk. The club’s dedicated team of fencing professionals looks forward to serving your fencing needs in its two locations:
RFC Nyack: The 40 Lydecker Street location is located on the water in downtown Nyack, NY and boasts 12 Olympic-sized fencing strips and a total of 6,000 sq f of training space. RFC Nyack offers both foil & epee with a schedule that operates 6 days a week.
RFC JCC at 450 West Nyack Rd, will also continue to operate.
The RFC was recently featured in the Journal News/LoHud.com. For the full story, click HERE.
Want more information about the RFC, it’s coaches, and how to get started? Visit their website: http://www.rocklandfencersclub.com/