Fencing Singapore is pleased to announce that the 2021 Singapore Minime Fencing Challenge (Age 12-14) will be held on the weekend of 11-12 December 2021.
Please note that the vaccinated-differentiated Safe Management Measures (VDSMM) for Fencing Singapore competitions will end on the 31 Dec 2021.
W.E.F 1 January 2022 (onwards) Fencing Singapore will organize only fully vaccinated competition.
You can download the circular HERE:
For this competition, the following safety standards are to be followed and will be enforced by the referees:
|ITEM||Minimum Safety Level||Additional Notes|
|Mask||CE 350N||Mask safety features must be intact and working well. Mask should have 2 fastening devices and have the double strap fastening device.|
|Jacket & Breeches||CE 350 N||Jacket and Breeches, when worn, should overlap by an area at least 10cm long all around the trunk of the fencer. Zippers should be facing the non-weapon arm.|
With accordance to the FIE Rules for Competitions: Fencers’ Weapons & Equipment Control Document-
The fencer must wear, over his jacket, a conductive over-jacket, the conductive surface of which must cover entirely and without omission the valid surface of the body above a horizontal line which, when the fencer is on guard, joins, round the fencer’s trunk, the tops of the two hip bones.
(Boy’s Foil Only)
|FIE Chest Guard||For Boy’s Foil, if a chest guard is worn, it must be a FIE Chest Guard with soft covering.|
|Socks||–||Socks should be white and cover the entire shin of the fencer and be overlapped by the Breeches just under the knee|
|Gloves||–||Gloves should not have obvious holes in them|
|Metallic Jackets||–||Zippers should be facing the non-weapon arm|
|Weapon||–||Weapons should not be rusty and Size 5 weapons are used for Minime 12 to 14.|