Bid Form | 2025-28 Junior Sabre World Cup
USA Fencing has been selected to host an FIE Junior Sabre World Cup, beginning in January of 2025 and extending through the Olympic Quad, ending in 2028. We are searching for interested clubs or fencing organizations that would like to serve as the LOC for all four tournaments in 2025, 2026, 2027 and 2028. Dates for the January 2025 competition are January 17 - 19, 2025. Dates for the future years are TBD and will be confirmed as soon as they are made available by the FIE. All tournaments are expected to take place in January of the respective season; however, this is subject to the final approval of the FIE.

Parties interested in bidding to host must fill out the below form with all requested information and submit all required supporting documentation. The deadline for submission is Friday, August 16, 2024. Should you have any questions before or during your bid submission, please email Glen Hollingsworth at g.hollingsworth@usafencing.org.
  • This should be the individual submitting the bid and/or serving as the primary organizational contact for the tournament, should this bid be selected.
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  • Please note your host facility MUST be available for use for the competition on January 20-21 with space available before the event dates for setup as appropriate.
  • Please attach a draft of your proposed venue layout showing the following. Please also ensure to include dimensions for spacing between competition strips and areas such as control to allow for full evaluation of the proposed space.:

    1. Competition Strips & Placement
    2. Location of Finals Strip & Seating Areas
    3. Location of Control/Equipment Check
    4. Location of Awards area
    5. Location of Sports Medicine
    6. Location of DT
    7. Location of Locker Rooms/Restrooms
    8. Location of Concessions/Food Vendors
  • Please include the first and last name of your proposed head tech for the tournament, should you be selected to host. This individual should be a national level armorer who has a previous history of working North American Cups or other national tournaments.
  • A room block must be secured at a designated hotel property for both attendees and officials for the event. This property should be located as close to the competition venue as possible.
  • Please upload documentation of your proposed hotel room block for the event including your proposed room rates, room types (single or double) and number of rooms that are in your block for each date.
  • Please type your full name in the field above.