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Saturday, July 18, 2020


Foil Competition: 8:00 am
Epee Competition: 12:00 pm
Saber Competition: 3:00 pm


Beyer Hall, ISU Campus, Ames
Entrance to the building is on the south side


Steve Behrends

2021 State Games of America
Qualifying Event

2021 State Games of America

All Iowans are eligible to participate!

Competition Format

Foil fencing will start at 8:00 am. Foil check-in will be from 7:30-8:00 am. Epee check-in will be from 11:30 am-12:00 pm and fencing will begin after foil is done. Saber check-in will be from 2:30-3:00 pm and fencing will begin after epee is done. Competition will consist of one round of pools with everyone going into a direct elimination. ALL USFA RULES WILL BE ENFORCED!

Age Determining Date

Participants must be 13 years old as of January 1, 2019



Medals sponsored by Grinnell Mutual

Gold, Silver, and Bronze medals will be awarded in each division.


Athletes will receive a colored T-shirt for their entry fee. Pre-registered athletes may upgrade their cotton shirt for a dri-fit for an additional $10 through June 24.

T-shirt pick up will be located indoors at the Sukup South Endzone at Jack Trice Stadium. Access to Sukup Endzone is from University Boulevard.


Please contact the commissioner if you can provide scoring equipment.  Other personal equipment (foils, epees, body cords, lames for foils, jackets and masks, etc.) will need to be provided by the athlete.  Fencers must have all necessary protective clothing!


Foil | Coed

Epee | Coed

Saber | Coed

Registration Deadline

$28 Entry Fee
Postmark: Friday, July 5
Online: Friday, July 5

$33 Entry Fee
Online Only: Saturday, July 6 – Sunday, July 14

On-Site Registration
$33 Entry Fee; pre-registration is preferred

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