The GB Cup is a new annual National tournament for intermediate Regional fencers. Fashioned on the British Youth Championship model, fencers will qualify through a Regional event for the National Final.
The Yorkshire Senior Foil has been nominated as the Regional Qualifying event for the Yorkshire Region.
To be eligible to compete in the 2018 GB Cup final fencers must:
Be aged 16 or over on 1st January 2018;
2 Be ranked outside of the top 50 of National Senior rankings in their weapon for Womenís Foil and top 80 for Menís Foil as at 1st January 2018;
3 Have never represented their Nation at any level (including GB, home nations or other national equivalents); and
4 Have never won a Senior Open event.
Fencers may only enter the Yorkshire Regional event if they have nominated Yorkshire as their Region on their British Fencing Membership;
6 Fencers may only fence in one qualifying event per season;
7 Fencers may only enter the GB Cup in one weapon;
8 Fencers must be UK residents; and
9 Entries will only be accepted via the Yorkshire Region Committee.
Further information about this event is available at:
GB Cup 2018