Hall Of Fame Induction & Celebration

USA Fencing will honor four fencing legends at the 2018 Hall of Fame Induction & Celebration on Sunday, July 1 in St. Louis.

Taking place in the America’s Ballroom at the America’s Center Convention Complex from 5:30-8:30 p.m., tickets may be purchased here.

The event will celebrate three Olympians and one coach, all of which have left an incredible mark on the sport of fencing.

Here are the inductees:

  • Soren Thompson (New York City, N.Y.)
  • Ann O’Donnell Russell (Bayonne, N.J.)
  • George Breed (Lexington, Ky.)
  • Ro Sobalvarro (St. Paul, Minn.)

Tournament Registration Emails

You may have received an email after you registered that stated the registration had been received. Below are the various emails USA Fencing sends for each event you enter and what they mean.

Registered - If your status is Registered, you have successfully registered for the competition. If this is a championship, your status will change once your qualification has been confirmed by the National Office for that event. 

Approved - If your status is Approved, this indicates that your qualification has been confirmed and no further action is needed. Congratulations!

Ineligible - If your status is Ineligible, the National Office will be withdrawing you from this competition.

Withdrawn - If your status is Withdrawn, the National Office has withdrawn you from the event based on your request or that you did not qualify.

For events that require qualification, we clear by event; you will receive separate emails per event as qualification is confirmed.