Quattro Spade d'Oro - 2013
 
Four Events, Four Age Groups, Four Golden Swords!
 
         
Location
Toronto Fencing Academy Sword Players (5 Kodiak Cr. #2, Downsview subway station, Sheppard & Allen Rd)  map...
Age Groups
Cadets - born in 1996 or after
Juniors - born in 1993 or after
Seniors - open
Veterans - born in 1972 or before
Dates and Times
from 10:00 am to approximately 1:00 pm
#1 - Sunday, October 7, 2012
#2 - Sunday, November 25, 2012
#3 - Sunday, January 13, 2013
#4 - Sunday, April 28, 2013
To participate in the event you have to be at the venue at 9:55am sharp.
Pre-register online at:
 www.fencersnetwork.com/calendar/calendar_public.asp?c=SWP&v=6
Cost
If registered online, the tournament entry fee is $20 payable in cash at the door or $40 without online registration; online registration deadline is Saturdays, the day before of the tournaments.
You are welcome to join two age groups for the same entry fee.
System and Prizes
Eight 5-hit bouts in a Swiss System mixed gender pool.
For all four age groups (CT, JR, SR, VE) mixed gender direct elimination matches will be to 15 hits (3 periods of 3 minutes) with matches for every place.
Ranking and Prizes
All four events will count towards the final ranking
1st place - 12 points
2nd place 8 points
3rd place 4 points
4th place 2 points
5th place and below 1 point
After the last event, the top fencer in every age group will be awarded with a Golden Sword. In case of a tie, contestants will fence an additional 15 hits (3 periods of 3 minutes bout. If a person who is tied for the first place is absent and, therefore, is not able to fight for the sword, the Golden Sword is given to the one who is sharing the first place in the ranking and is present.