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Take the 2020 USA Fencing Virtual Fitness Challenge

11/02/2020, 12:45pm CST
By Nicole Jomantas

(Colorado Springs, Colo.) – Fencers around the nation will have the opportunity to test their fitness skills and win prizes during the first-ever USA Fencing Virtual Fitness Challenge.

A two-week competition for athletes in all categories, the Virtual Fitness Challenge allows fencers to go up against athletes from around the country in a series of five events that will test speed, agility and strength.

Virtual Fitness Challenge Registration, Rules and Videos

2020 Virtual Challenge Events

  • Burpees (total in two minutes)
  • Plank hold (total time)
  • Pushups (total in one minute)
  • Wolf Run (total in two minutes)
  • Out and In (total in one minute)

Competition will be held in the following categories with the overall winner in each category earning a free entry in his or her category to a North American Cup or National Championship event during the 2020-21 season:

  • Senior
  • Junior
  • Cadet
  • Youth (Y10, Y12, Y14)
  • Veteran Age (40, 50, 60, +70)
  • Parafencing

Prizes for each category include:

  • First place receives a free entry to a North American Cup or National Championship in the 2020-21 season (pending event qualification)
  • Second place receives a water bottle, key chain and sticker
  • Top 5% in each age group earn a certificate of achievement

All athletes must be current USA Fencing members and must upload video to the Virtual Fitness Challenge page to participate. In order to earn prizes, athletes must upload video in all eligible events.

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