16th – 22nd June 2019, Dusseldorf, Germany
James Honeybone (Q)
Will Deary (Q)
Note from selectors: The selection of an athlete in 4th place will be considered after the Moscow Grand Prix (24th-26th May).
Susan Sica (Q)
Note from selectors: There will be a further selection after the Dubai World Cup (17/18th May) provided that a team participates (see selection policy item 19.)
Elliott Grover (Q)
Phil Marsh (Q)
Richard Kruse (Q)
James Davis (Q)
Marcus Mepstead (Q)
Any unqualified athlete that declines selection for the team will automatically be de-selected from the individual event.
Check that your email address in the BF membership platform is up to date as we will be using this to contact you – https://bf.sport80.com/
Athletes will be expected to accept selection by following the link in a selection email (which will be sent to them week starting 7th May) by 17/5/2019. They should then log into the BF platform, click on the event and follow the entry process to make payment.
The payment is expected to be approximately £430 which will include 6 nights (twin room accommodation) and individual entry fees. The per athlete entry fee as set by the competition is 130 euros: 60 euros ‘Entry Fee Individual’ plus 70 euros per athlete ‘Referee Fee’ (see page 6 of the invitation letter above). Based on the current number of athletes the B&B cost per person per night ranges from 45-50euros. BF will need to pay collection fees, card transaction and currency conversion fees hence the initial charge of £50 per person per night. If those charges are less athletes will be refunded. Please note that BF are not charging the athletes for any administration.
Sport:80 is not providing any travel services (and there are therefore no associated travel service fees), athletes must arrange all their own travel.
Please check back to this page regularly for information updates.
Team Manager/ Chef de Mission: Johnny Davis (15/6 to 20/6 inc.) & Jon Salfield (21/6 to 23/6 inc.)
Jon Salfield (M&WS)
John Rees (M&WE)
Alex Beardmore (WF)
Authorised Personal Coaches (confirmed so far)
Tullio De Santis
ALL coaches must abide by the relevant BF policies including – http://britishfencing.com/uploads/files/gbr_coaches_policy_v1.0.pdf and http://britishfencing.com/uploads/files/coaches_code_of_conduct.pdf
Available here – http://www.britishfencingshop.com/seniorgb.html
All athletes will be required to place a National Lottery Logo on the white soft shell jacket which is the minimum official tracksuit requirement.
Athletes may also choose to purchase items from this range:
However, all athletes will be required to place a National Lottery Logo on the red tracksuit top jacket.
BF will provide the logos and advise on the position.
The following costs will be covered:
Following feedback from senior athletes, we will not be setting up any BF Charity crowdfunding/donation pages. We will be happy to share donation pages for teams and athletes that set up their own fundraising pages.
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