Illinois Division

The Illinois Division of USA Fencing has three missions:
*To promote the sport of fencing in Illinois
*To sanction official USA Fencing local competitions
*To assist member clubs in the Illinois Division

Sunday, August 14, 2016

2016-2017 Season Competition Calendar

Illinois Division Sanctioned Events for the 2016-2017 Season.
All participants in the following events are expected to be current competitive members of USFencing.
All  adults conducting the event (referees, bout committee, armorers) are expected to be professional US Fencing members in good standing whenever minors (under 18) are participating.
The tournaments below are tournaments sanctioned by the Division or by USA Fencing (national tournaments not being held in Illinois are not included; see the USA Fencing Events Page).  In general, tournament organizers will use askfred.net to post details about the tournament and to conduct pre-registrations.
Organizers are responsible for submitting rating changes earned at sanctioned events to the IL Division Secretary (Judy Van Cleeff). Rating change requests cannot be submitted to USA Fencing unless all participants and host personnel are properly registered. All submissions must be accompanied by the Events Officials Report.


Date Day Host Club Weapon Event(s)
09/16/2016   Fri The Point Fencing Club & School Foil Senior Mixed Open
09/18/2016 Sun Fencing Center of Chicago Foil Senior Mixed Open
09/18/2016 Sun Windy City Fencing Epee Youth & Senior Mixed Open
09/24/2016 Sat Peoria Fencing Academy 3 weapon RYC
09/25/2016 Sun Peoria Fencing Academy 3 weapon RYC
10/01/2016 Sat NU (@Libertyville Sports Center) 3 weapon Remenyik RJCC & ROC
10/02/2016 Sun NU (@Libertyville Sports Center) 3 weapon Remenyik RJCC & ROC
10/16/2016 Sun The Point Fencing Club & School Saber Senior Mixed Open
10/21/2016 Fri Peoria Fencing Academy 3 weapon Midwest RJCC/ROC
10/22/2016 Sat Peoria Fencing Academy 3 weapon Midwest RJCC/ROC
10/23/2016 Sun Peoria Fencing Academy 3 weapon Midwest RJCC/ROC
10/28/2016 Fri The Point Fencing Club & School Foil Senior Mixed Open
10/29/2016 Sat TBA 3 weapon Burton Senior Mixed & Women's Open
10/30/2016 Sun TBA 3 weapon Burton Senior Mixed & Women's Open
11/06/2016 Sun Fencing Center of Chicago 3 weapon JO Qualifiers for Cadet & Jr; Under 14 mixed
11/18/2016 Fri The Point Fencing Club & School Foil Senior Mixed Open
11/20/2016 Sun Illinois Fencers Club 3 weapon Fall Open [Senior Mixed Open]
11/26/2016 Sat Windy City Fencing 3 weapon RYC
11/27/2016 Sun Windy City Fencing 3 weapon RYC
12/10/2016 Sat Peoria Fencing Academy Epee Youth & Senior Mixed Open
12/11/2016 Sun Peoria Fencing Academy Epee Youth & Senior Mixed Open
12/11/2016 Sun Fencing Center of Chicago Foil Senior Mixed Open
12/16/2016 Fri Windy City Fencing 3 weapon SYC and RCC
12/17/2016 Sat Windy City Fencing 3 weapon SYC and RCC
12/18/2016 Sun Windy City Fencing 3 weapon SYC and RCC
12/31/2016 Sat      
01/15/2017 Sun      
01/22/2017 Sun The Point Fencing Club & School Foil Balcazar [Div III, Senior Mixed Open]
01/22/2017 Sun Windy City Fencing Epee Youth & Senior Mixed Open
01/29/2017 Sun Fencing Center of Chicago Epee Senior Mixed Open
02/11/2017 Sat Fencing Center of Chicago Foil Senior Mixed Open
02/12/2017 Sun Fencing Center of Chicago Epee Senior Mixed Open
02/14/2017 Tue The Point Fencing Club & School Saber Senior Mixed Open
02/26/2017 Sun Illinois Fencers Club 3 weapon Div III, Senior Mixed
03/12/2017 Sun The Point Fencing Club & School 3-Weapon Master of Arms Senior Mixed Open
03/18/2017 Sat Fencing Center of Chicago 3-Weapon RYC
03/19/2017 Sun Fencing Center of Chicago 3-Weapon RYC
03/26/2017 Sun Illinois Fencers Club 3-Weapon Div II, Senior Mixed
04/01/2017 Sat Peoria Fencing Academy Epee Youth & Senior Mixed Open
04/02/2017 Sun Peoria Fencing Academy Epee Youth & Senior Mixed Open
04/08/2017 Sat Windy City Fencing Epee Senior Mixed Open
04/09/2017 Sun Windy City Fencing Epee RYC
04/15/2017 Sat The Point Fencing Club & School Epee Dufour Epee Challenge Senior Mixed Open
04/15/2017 Sat Fencing Center of Chicago Foil Senior Mixed Open
04/21/2017 Fri The Point Fencing Club & School Foil Senior Mixed Open
05/07/2017 Sun Illinois Fencers Club Epee Dominick [Y12, Sr Mixed Open, Women's, Teams)
05/13/2017 Sat Illinois Divisional Qualifiers 3 weapon  
05/21/2017 Sun Windy City Fencing Epee Youth & Senior Mixed Open
05/27/2017 Sat Fencing Center of Chicago Foil Memorial Weekend Champs. [Y, Div II, Sr Mixed Open]
05/28/2017 Sun Fencing Center of Chicago Epee Memorial Weekend Champs. [Y, Div II, Sr Mixed Open]
06/03/2017 Sat Peoria Fencing Academy Epee Youth & Senior Mixed Open
06/04/2017 Sun Peoria Fencing Academy Epee Youth & Senior Mixed Open
06/11/2017 Sun Illinois Fencers Club 3 weapon Youth & Veteran
07/16/2017 Sun Division Meeting (tentative)    




   

Monday, April 4, 2016

April 23, 2016
Illinois Division II and III and Y14 Qualifiers for Summer Nationals

https://askfred.net/Events/whoIsComing.php?tournament_id=32499

Eligibility Requirements:
Y-14 Event entrants must be born between 2001 – 2004. 
If birth year is more recent than 2004, entrant must have Y12 National Points.
DIVISION II          Born 2002 or earlier       Ranked C, D, E or U
DIVISION III         Born 2002 or earlier       Ranked D, E or U
Senior event entrants born after 2002 must have National Junior Point Standing.

Proof of current competitive USAF membership is required.
Non-citizen permanent residents must show Green Card.

Any questions email Fernando Delgado at fdelga1@aol.com.

Sunday, August 9, 2015

2015-2016 Season Competition Calendar

Illinois Division Sanctioned Events for the 2015-2016 Season.
All participants in the following events are expected to be current competitive members of USFencing.
All persons conducting the event (referees, bout committee, armorers) are expected to be professional US Fencing members in good standing whenever minors (under 18) are participating.
The tournaments below are tournaments sanctioned by the Division or by USA Fencing (national tournaments not being held in Illinois are not included, see the USA Fencing Events Page).  In general, tournament organizers will use askfred.net to post details about the tournament and to conduct pre-registrations.
Organizers are responsible for submitting rating changes earned at sanctioned events to the IL Division Secretary (Judy Van Cleeff). Rating change requests cannot be submitted to USA Fencing unless all participants and host personnel are properly registered. All submissions must be accompanied by the Events Officials Report.


Date(s)
Day
Club
Weapon(s)
Event(s)
Sep 12, 2015
SAT
The POINT
E
Div 2 Mixed, Senior Open
Sep 12, 2015
SAT
FCC
F
Senior Mixed Open
Sep 13, 2015
SUN
FCC
E
Senior Mixed Open
Sep 19, 2015
SAT
LincolnSquare
S
Senior Mixed Open, Youth
Sep 20, 2015
SUN
MetroFC
E
Senior Mixed Open
Oct 4, 2015
SUN
NU
F, E, S
Burton Open [Senior Women's, Senior Mixed]
Oct 17, 2015
SAT
The POINT
E
Senior Mixed Open
Oct 18, 2015
SUN
The POINT
S
Senior Mixed Open
Oct 18, 2015
SUN
WindyCity
E
Senior Mixed Open, Youth
Oct 24-25, 2015
SAT-SUN
NU
F, E, S
Remenyik D1A ROC and Jr and Cadet RJCC
Oct 31, 2015
SAT
NewTrier
F, E, S
JO Qualifiers, Senior Mixed
Nov 8, 2015
SUN
Metro FC
E
Senior Mixed Open
Nov 15, 2015
SUN
The POINT
F
Div3 Mixed, Senior Mixed Open
Nov 21, 2015
SAT
FCC
F
Senior Mixed Open
Nov 22, 2015
SUN
FCC
E
Senior Mixed Open
Nov 28-29, 2015
SAT-SUN
Windy City
F, E, S
RYC/RCC
Nov 29, 2015
SUN
IFC
F, E, S
Fall Open
Dec 18-20, 2015
FRI-SUN
Windy City
F, E, S
SYC/RCC
Jan 2 – 3, 2016
SAT-SUN
Northwestern

Winter Camp
Jan 17, 2016
SUN
Windy City
E
Senior Mixed Open
Jan 23, 2016
SAT
FCC
F
Senior Mixed Open
Jan 24, 2016
SUN
FCC
E
Senior Mixed Open
Jan 31, 2016
SUN
MetroFC
E
Senior Mixed Open
Feb 7, 2016
SUN
The POINT
F
Balcazar [U & Div 3 Senior Mixed]
Feb 20, 2016
SAT
The POINT
E
Div 3 Mixed, Senior Mixed Open
Feb 21, 2016
SUN
IFC
F,E,S
Youth 12 Mixed Open, E/U Senior Mixed
Feb 27, 2016
SAT
FCC
F
Senior Mixed Open
Feb 28, 2016
SUN
Windy City
E
Senior Mixed Open
Mar 6, 2016
SUN
MetroFC
E
Senior Mixed Open
Mar 6, 2016
SUN
LincolnSquare
S
Senior Mixed, Y12 Mixed
Mar 11, 2016
FRI
The POINT
S
Senior Mixed Open
Mar 13, 2016
SUN
The POINT
F
Senior Mixed Open
Mar 20, 2016
SUN
IFC
F, E, S
Div3 Senior Mixed, Y12 Mixed
Mar 26, 2016
SAT
FCC
E
Senior Mixed Open
Apr 16, 2016
SAT
The POINT
E
Dufour Epee Challenge 2016 (Senior Mixed Open)
Apr 16-17, 2016
SAT-SUN
FCC
F, E, S
RYC
Apr 23, 2016
SAT
NewTrier
F, E, S
IL Qualifiers, Y14, Div2, Div3
MOVED: May 7, 2016
SAT
The POINT
F, E, S
Master of Arms - Senior Mixed Open, Team
May 1, 2016
SUN
IFC
E
Dominick Epee Challenge (Men's, Women's, Team, Y12 - Open)
May 15, 2016
SUN
Windy City
E
Senior Mixed Open
May 22, 2016
SUN
IFC
F, E, S
Youth, Veteran
May 28, 2016
SAT
FCC
E
Memorial Day Open
May 29, 2016
SUN
FCC
F
Memorial Day Open
June 4, 2016
SAT
PFA
E
Y10, Y12, Y14, Cadet
June 5, 2016
SUN
PFA
E
Jr Mixed, Senior Mixed Open