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Athlete Handbook

The Athlete Handbook provides fencers, coaches, administrators, and parents the information pertinent to all aspects of USA Fencing programs. Periodic updates may occur during the season; these updates to the book will be communicated to the membership via postings to this page. Please email any AH questions, comments, concerns, corrections to c.simmons@usafencing.org.

Permission is granted for reproduction of any portion of this book. Hard/Bound copy of the Athlete Handbook can be ordered from the USA Fencing via email Membership Services with payment of $50 (includes shipping).

Athlete Handbook Updates

Chapter/Appendices Section Change/Update Date of Change
Chapters 2 Various NAC Criteria & Championship Qualification Paths 3/15/21
Chapter 3 3.1.2 Chart with Points Replacement 3/15/21
Chapter 13 & 15 SafeSport and Disciplinary Procedures Updates for SafeSport and Disciplinary Procedures 4/23/21
Chapter 1 Non-Competitive Local or Divisional Qualifiers 4/30/21
Chapter 2 2.6.1 & 2.6.3.1 Deleted Y14 and added rounded up 5/14/2
Chapter 2 2.6.3.1 Added missing numbers 5/18/21
Chapter 11 11.2 & 11.3 Eligibility Updated 5/19/21
Chapter 2 2.2.4 Vet Age July NAC 5/25/21

Archived Athlete Handbooks

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