The Federation Internationale d’Escrime Executive Committee has voted to postpone the resumption of all competitions until at least February 2021.
The FIE is developing a plan regarding the hosting of the final Olympic qualification tournaments, currently scheduled for March with the goal of minimizing travel by federations and reducing risks to participants.
Following the finalization of the 2021 international calendar, USA Fencing will release updated selection criteria for the 2021 season.
In January, the FIE will conduct a visit to Cairo with the Egyptian federation and national authorities to discuss the 2021 Junior and Cadet World Championships which are scheduled to be held in April.
During the session, the FIE also voted to implement the 2021 Anti-Doping Rules which can be found at https://fie.org/fie/documents/clean-sport.