The window is now open to submit an expression of interest to host a BF sanctioned Cadet and/or Junior Ranking Competition between April 2020 and March 2021.
1 Expression of Interest to host events for the 2020-21 season:
Opens December 18th 2019
Closes January 18th 2020
In order to be considered to host a BF sanctioned event, please note the following pre-requisites:
1) Your club/organisation must have full BF membership and operate under all BF policies and procedures.
2) Your club/organisation must have access to a fully trained Welfare Officer who will be present at the sanctioned event.
3) Your club membership has sufficient volunteers to support the organisation and running of the event.
Post Euros/Worlds -Selection – Apr 2020 – Jul 2020, flat rate of £50/weapon, minimum requirement to host 2 weapons.
Please note that some events may be offered with reduced ranking points available depending on school exams and other international calendar commitments.
Pre-Selection – Aug 2020 – Dec – The Event Licence for these events will be:
• £300 for MF/ME
• £150 for MS/WE
• £75 for WF/WS
BF set the BRC calendar and events must be held by organisers on the agreed available dates. Please note that the 20-21 FIE & EFC calendars have not yet been published.
There will be 3 event levels aligned to the level of competition:
These are selection events for British Fencing Junior World Cup Circuit events. Organisers looking to host a Gold event are expected to have (in addition to the minimum standards):
These are selection events for British Fencing European Cadet Circuit events. Organisers looking to host a Silver event are expected to have (in addition to the minimum standards):
BRCs that happen after World Selection. These events allow a club to develop a track record. Bronze events can be hosted across selected age groups ranging from U11 to U17. They are events aiming at transitioning fencers into Cadet events. Organisers looking to host a Bronze event are expected to have (in addition to the minimum standards):
Please complete the expression of interest form. Click Here
If accepted by the Events Selection Panel, we will notify you of the next steps.
Should you have any further questions, please get in touch with [email protected]
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