Division meeting 11/29

There will be a division meeting on Thursday, 11/29 at 7:30 pm, location TBA. If you are interested in attending, please email fedde@brooklynfencing.com for meeting info. Any Metropolitan division member (eg, you live in the five boroughs of NYC and have a USA Fencing membership) is welcome to attend.

2018-19 Season schedules due

Season schedules are due on Tuesday, August 1. Clubs wishing to request sanctioned events should follow the procedure here to submit their requests.

As of Aug 1, 2017, all USA Fencing sanctioned events must have at least one rated referee. As previously required, all tournament officials must be compliant with the USA Fencing Safe Sport Policy, including maintaining a current background check and completing the free, online Safe Sport Training Course.

2018-19 executive committee slate

The following board has been nominated for the 2018-2019 season:

Chair: Rachel Fedde
Vice Chair: Jonathan Bartlett
Secretary: Patrick Durkan
Treasurer: Ellen Heasley

As always, any current member is welcome to attend a division meeting or share their input by e-mailing any of the board members.  Anyone wishing to contest the Nominating Committee’s slate by running for one of the positions should submit a petition by email in the required format to patrick@nyacsabre.com. Petitions must be received by July 31st, 2018.

The division welcomes additional volunteers and interested parties to our (infrequent) meetings throughout the season. If you are interested in becoming more involved, please email the chair at fedde@brooklynfencing.com

August division meeting

There is a division meeting scheduled for Monday, August 7 at 6:30 pm in Midtown. If you would like to attend, please rsvp to fedde@brooklynfencing.com for the address.