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Events and Tournaments

2014 Van Buskirk Memorial Tournament - February 22 & 23

Harold Van Buskirk coached at Rice University for many years during a long and distinguished career. Join us for the 2014 Van Buskirk Memorial to celebrate his contribution to Texas fencing.

Gibbs Recreation and Wellness Center - Rice University
6100 Main Street
Houston, TX 77005
A map of the campus is available by clicking here. The venue is building 26. Parking is available in the Central Garage (across the street, indoor) or any of the outdoor lots. Parking is $11/day.

Registration: $30 (at the door: $50)
Event Fees: $25

Events (all times close of registration)
Saturday, Feb. 22, 2014
    9:00am -- Y14 Mixed Foil
    10:00am -- Senior Mixed Epee
    11:00am -- Youth 10/12 Saber*
    11:30pm -- Y8 Mixed Foil
    12:00pm -- Y10 Mixed Foil
    1:00pm -- Div 2 Senior Mixed Epee
    2:00pm -- Senior Mixed Saber

Sunday, Feb 23, 2014
    11:00am -- Senior Mixed Foil
    11:30am -- Youth Mixed Epee
    12:00pm -- Y12 Mixed Foil
    12:00pm -- Y14 Mixed Saber
    1:00pm -- Div 2 Senior Mixed Foil
    2:00pm -- Div 2 Senior Mixed Saber
*Youth Epee and Youth 10/12 Saber will be fenced separate ages if sufficient fencers preregister.

Fencers must have a waiver to compete. The waiver is available for download by clicking here. Minors must have a waiver signed by a parent or legal guardian.

Gloves will be checked for safety. Gloves need to be free of rips, tears, and holes (not counting the ones for the body cord or hand, smart alec). Masks will also be checked for safety.

To Preregister
Please click the button below. Pre-registration closes on February 21, 2014.
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