Upcoming Referee Opportunities

The following upcoming refereeing opportunities will be published on this page:

  • International FIE opportunities (other than those allocated as part of the Annual Allocation process).
  • International EFC opportunities (other than those allocated as part of the Annual Allocation process).
  • Domestic opportunities.

If you would like your refereeing opportunity to be listed here, please complete the referee request form.


 

Yorkshire Foil Championships

Date: Saturday 24th February 2024

Times: 09:00 Men’s Foil, 10:00 Women’s Foil, 10:30 U14 Foil

Venue: York Railway Institute, 22 Queen Street, York. YO24 1AD

A link to the venue can be found here

Weapons and Level: Foil Level 2 and above

Remuneration: £50

Refreshment: Sandwiches

Other Information: Competition Website

Contact: Nick Stokes 07973763644


British School Team Championships 2024

Date: Saturday 24th February – Sunday 25th February 2024

Times: 09:00 start both days

Venue: Millfield School, Street, Somerset, BA16 0YD

Weapons and Level: All Weapons L2+

Remuneration: £40 per day

Refreshment: Light Lunch

Other Information: Competition Website

Referee Sign Up Form

Contact: [email protected]


Cambridge Sword Junior Foil Series 23/24

Date:  Sunday 3rd March 2024

Times: 9.15 briefing, 9.30 poules commence

Venue:  Netherhall School, Queen Edith’s Road, Cambridge CB1 8NN

The link to the venue can be found here

Weapons and level: All weapons Level 2 +, development Level 2 referees welcome

Remuneration: £75 plus travel of £40 if 3 refs in one car

Refreshment: Sandwiches

Other Information: Excellent referee support. Time out space. Great coffee and food.

The competition website can be found here

Contact: Sarah Paveley or mobile 07837933 603


Southern Region BYC Qualifiers

Date: Sunday 10th of March 2024

All three weapons with split age groups.

Times: 08:45 refereeing briefing for a 09:00 start each day.

Venue: The Deanery CE Academy Peglars Way, Swindon SN1 7DA

The link to the venue can be found here

Weapons and level: All weapons Level 2 +

Remuneration: £60 + reasonable travel expenses

Refreshment: Sandwiches

Other Information: There may be an option to have a Level 2 Assessment. Please ask when contacting the organisers.

Contact: Marcus Messer 07908320373


Invicta Open

Date:  Saturday 16th March 2024-Epee and Sabre

Sunday 17th March 2024 Foil

Times: Referee briefing Saturday for Epee 09:00 for sabre 10:30

Referee briefing Sunday 09:00

Venue: University of Kent, Sports Centre, Canterbury CT2 7NL

Weapons and Level: All weapons Level 2 +

Remuneration: £60 per day plus travel. Accommodation provided on request.

Refreshments: Vouchers will be provided

Other Information: Competition Information

Contact: Ellie Fraser or mobile +447851962687


Birmingham International Fencing Tournament

Date:  Saturday 30th March 2024 – Men’s Foil, Women’s Foil and Men’s Sabre

Sunday 31st March 2024 – Men’s Epee, Women’s Epee and Women’s Sabre

Times: 08.30 for referee briefing each day.

Venue: Sport & Fitness University of Birmingham Edgbaston Birmingham B15 2TT

Link to venue can be found here

Weapons and level: All weapons Level 2 +

Remuneration: FIE £5, L4 £65, L2 £45 Any fencer refereeing after being eliminated from the competition will have their entry fee refunded (prior arrangement only).  Full details of travel and accommodation expenses will be supplied in the referee request email sent 08.12.23.

Refreshment: Costa vouchers for food and drink.

Other Information: It is hoped to run a Level 3 practical assessment for those already holding their Level 3 theory pass – TBC.

Competition website can be found here

Contact: Claudia Fogl or mobile 07719769052


The Glasgow Open

Date: Saturday 6th April 2024 – Epee and Sabre,  Sunday 7th April 2024 – Foil

Times: Referees briefing on Saturday and Sunday at 9am

Venue: Hutchesons’ Grammar School, 21 Beaton Rd, Glasgow G41 4NW

The link to the venue can be found here

Weapons and level: All weapons Level 2

Remuneration: £50/day for EFC C+,  £40/day for Lvl 3,  £30/day for Lvl 2, £20/day for unqualified

Refreshments:  Will be provided

Contact: Mark Alvares or mobile 07956231865

Other Information: Development Referee for Lvl 2 in Epee, Foil, & Sabre


East Midlands Championship/GB Cup Qualifier

Date:  Saturday 20th April 2024 – Men’s Foil, Women’s Foil and Men’s Sabre

Men’s Epee, Women’s Epee and Women’s Sabre

Times: Start times Foil 9am, Sabre 11am, Epee 1.30pm

Venue: Lee Westwood Sports Centre Nottingham Trent University Clifton Lane Nottingham NG11 8NS

The link to the venue can be found here

Weapons and level: All weapons Level 2 +

Remuneration: £40 plus mileage

Refreshment: Sandwiches

Contact: Paula Sullivan or mobile 07871424460


British Youth Championships 2024 (BYCs)

Date:  4-6th May 2024

Times: 08:30 Referee Briefing

Venue: EIS Sheffield, Coleridge Road, Sheffield, S9 5DA

Weapons and level: All weapons Level 2 +

Remuneration: £40 plus travel expenses

Refreshment: Light Lunch and Refreshments

Further Information: Event Webpage

Event Sign Up: Referee Registration Form 

Contact: [email protected]


Cambridge Sword Junior Foil Series 23/24

Date:  Sunday 26th May 2024

Times: 9.15 briefing 9.30 poules commence

Venue:  Netherhall School, Queen Edith’s Road, Cambridge CB1 8NN

The link to the venue can be found here

Weapons and level: All weapons Level 2 +, development Level 2 referees welcome

Remuneration: £75 plus travel of £40 if 3 refs in one car

Refreshment: Sandwiches

Other Information: Excellent referee support. Time out space. Great coffee and food.

The competition website can be found here

Contact: Sarah Paveley or mobile 07837933 603

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