2017 School Games Selection information
2017 School Games- Loughborough selection document
The event will be held at Loughborough University between Thursday 31st – Sunday 3rd September 2017 . The selected fencers must commit to arriving & leaving on these dates & must attend the closing ceremony on the Sunday. To be eligible fencers must be born 1999-2003, i.e. U18 and O13 at the start of the calendar year.
There are 3 fencers allowed selected for the individual event of which 2 will fence in the mixed team
- ELIGIBILITY FOR SELECTION
- You must be a British Citizen and hold a UK passport.
- You must also be eligible to represent GBR at international level
- You must be a member of England Fencing
Selection for the first 2 places will be done from the U20 British Fencing National ranking list as of 1st April 2017 (providing these 2 fencers are in the top 75% of the list)
Selection for the 3rd place will be made by selectors in each home country. Where fencers have not been selected for the first two places from the U20 ranking list by default, these two places will also be allocated by the selectors.
The selectors reserve the right to omit a fencer from selection if they deem that fencer’s disciplinary record to be unsatisfactory.
Any appeal against the accuracy of the final rankings must be made to the ranking keeper within 7 days of the publication of the final rankings. If this does not resolve the issue a further appeal may be made within 10 days of the publication of the final rankings to the Director of Representative Fencing whose decision shall be final.
Director of Representative Fencing