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2018 USA Fencing National Championships Fan Information

4,000+ Athletes to Compete for National Titles in St. Louis, June 28 – July 7

The 10-day event will bring more than 4,000 competitors from throughout the nation to St. Louis where the best fencers in the United States will vie for gold at the America’s Center. All events are free and open to the public.

National champions will be crowned in age groups for athletes ages 8 – 80+ with 60 titles on the line and all three fencing disciplines (epee, foil and saber) contested for both men and women.

The tournament also will feature 2020 and 2024 Olympic hopefuls competing in the July Challenge. A tournament open to athletes around the world, the July Challenge will be the final competition held in the United States before Team USA leaves to compete in the 2018 Senior World Championships in Wuxi, China. The July Challenge will include Division I, Junior, Cadet and Senior Team events.

Fan Zone

Visit the USA Fencing Fan Zone throughout the tournament for your opportunity to get autographs from Olympians, learn more about the sport and try fencing yourself. 

Fan Zone Schedule
 

Thursday 6/28
Noon - 4 p.m.

Tuesday 7/3
Noon - 4 p.m.

 

 

Friday 6/29
Noon - 4 p.m.

Wednesday 7/4
Noon - 4 p.m.

 

 

Saturday 6/30
10 a.m. - 4 p.m.

Thursday 7/5
Noon - 4 p.m.

   

Sunday 7/1

10 a.m. - 4 p.m.

Friday 7/6
Noon - 4 p.m.

   

Monday 7/2

Noon - 4 p.m.

Daugherty Innovation Zone

Vendors from across the country will showcase how technology is transforming fencing and the world of sports at large. 

Innovation Zone Schedule
 

Friday 6/29
Noon - 4 p.m.

Tuesday 7/3
Noon - 4 p.m.

 

 

Saturday 6/30
10 a.m. - 4 p.m.

Wednesday 7/4
10 a.m. - 4 p.m.

 

 

Sunday 7/1
10 a.m. - 4 p.m.

Thursday 7/5
Noon - 4 p.m.

Schedule

Venue: America's Center Convention Complex
701 Convention Plaza, St. Louis, MO 63101

Competition Hours
June 28 - July 7
8 a.m. - 8 p.m. 

Division I Semis and Finals
Thursday, June 28
1:30 - 2:45 p.m. Women's Foil
7 - 8:30 p.m. Men's Epee

Saturday, June 30
2 - 3 p.m. Men's Saber
9 - 10:30 p.m. Women's Epee

Sunday, July 1
2 - 3:15 p.m. Men's Foil
6:30 - 7:30 p.m. Women's Saber

Innovation Zone
June 29 - July 5
Full Schedule

Admission
Free and Open to the Public

Hall of Fame
July 2
5:30 - 8:30 p.m.
Tickets: $35
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