All fencers require a BF membership to participate in a competition.
Temporary Membership is a one competition membership for International Visitor Fencers who are members of their National Federation and wish to travel to compete in a Fencing competition in the UK.
Holders of Temporary Membership are not entitled to a place on the BF rankings and they are not entitled to represent a UK club whilst competing in the UK.
A maximum of two Temporary Memberships can be granted to one fencer in any 12 month period.
No discount is available on any subsequent upgrade to a standard membership product.
Holders of temporary memberships are not entitled to a place on the ranking.
In the event that a temporary membership holder becomes a standard compete member, only those points earned after the standard compete membership start date shall count towards ranking and no previously published rankings will be amended.
Fencers must NOT :
To apply for a temporary membership International Visitors must provide evidence including:
International Visitors are expected to ensure that they have suitable travel insurance policies in place to cover competing in a fencing event.
£5 per competition.
Temporary memberships are available directly from BF by completing this form here. Please allow at least 5 working days.
The competitions on the date for which the membership is valid for. Fencers must still contact the organisers of the competition to enter the competition.
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