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Apply by Aug. 22 to Join a USA Fencing Committee or Resource Group

08/08/2022, 12:15pm CDT
By Bryan Wendell

USA Fencing invites members to help shape the sport's future by applying to join a committee or resource group.

COLORADO SPRINGS, Colo. — USA Fencing is fortunate to have some of the most devoted and passionate members in the entire sporting world. These are people willing to devote their time and energy — as volunteers — to help grow this sport we all love.

It's in that spirit that USA Fencing once again invites members to apply to join a USA Fencing committee or resource group. This is your chance to help shape the sport's future and increase your involvement in fencing.

Applications for positions for the 2022-23 season are open now, and the deadline is Aug. 22, 2022.

While time commitments per committee or resource group will vary depending on the needs of USA Fencing, volunteers should expect to attend regular committee meetings, contribute their expertise, and bring their enthusiasm and perspective to the organization.

Applications are open for the following 20 committees and resource groups:

  • Audit Committee
  • Budget Committee
  • Election Committee
  • Nominating Committee
  • Ethics Committee
  • Tournament Committee
  • Veterans Committee
  • U.S. SEMI Committee
  • Hall of Fame Committee
  • International Relations Committee
  • Club & Member Services Resource Group
  • Division Resource Group
  • Diversity, Equity, Inclusion and Belonging Resource Group
  • Marketing and Communications Resource Group
  • Paralympic Development Resource Group
  • FenceSafe Review Group
  • Sports Medicine Resource Group
  • Sports Performance Resource Group
  • Youth Development Resource Group
  • Legal Resource Group

To apply, complete the form here by Aug. 22, 2022. 

You'll be asked to provide your membership number, select up to three committees or resource groups that interest you, and answer some questions about why you chose to apply.

Thanks for all you do for fencing — and for your service to our sport!

What Happens After I Apply and If I'm Selected?

Appointments will be made by the USA Fencing Board of Directors during the Board's annual meeting.

Upon acceptance of a position on a committee or resource team, all individuals must complete the following within 30 days:

  • Current USA Fencing membership (+CheckEd, +Coach or Coach)
  • Current background check
  • Completed SafeSport training
  • Completed Conflict of Interest form

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