Babylon Cup 2017 (October 21-22, 2017)

FUN FOR FENCING FAMILY



Dear friends, we would like to invite you to a children's fencing tournament with a lot of fun for the whole family organized by fencing club ŠERM Liberec in cooperation with the Czech Fencing Union. The tournament is part of EFC, category U14. The tournament takes place at CENTER BABYLON, which is also the largest entertainment centre in the region (Aquapark, Wellness, Funfair, Bowling, IQPARK and the most modern IQLANDIA).

 

Organizer

ŠERM Liberec, z.s., Gagarinova 793/5, Liberec 6, 460 06, Czech Republic

 

Place

CENTER BABYLON, Hall EXPO, Nitranská 415/1, Liberec 1, 460 12, Czech Republic (map https://goo.gl/maps/YDynZxzMK5N2)

 

Attendants

The tournament is for fencers born on January 1, 2004 and later (2004, 2005, 2006 etc.). There are following categories: epee boys, epee girls, foil boys, foil girls.

 

Applications

of attendants are accepted up to October 13th, 2017 by online form  (number of attendants is limited)

 

Schedule

Saturday 21. 10., 9:00 epee boys

Saturday 21. 10., 10:30 foil girls

Sunday 22. 10., 9:00 foil boys

Sunday 22. 10., 10:30 epee girls

Saturday, October 21, at 19:00, exhibition by Czech foil representatives Jan Krejčík and Jan Kurfürst (Expo Hall)

and at 20:00 the opening ceremony at the Lunapark (with welcome drink for parents and coaches). 

Formula

2 rounds of poules (poules of 6 or 7), then direct elimination without repechage

 

Referee

(for a country)  1 - 4 fencers, no referee

5 - 9 fencers, 1 referee

10 - 14 fencers, 2 referees

15 - 20 fencers, 3 referees

If there are 20 or more fencers from one country, one hotel room for a referee will be available free of charge.

Every missing referee will be fined at 300 EUR. Referees will be supervised by FIE referee Mr. Vilém Mádr.

 

Equipment

Name on the back is not required. Blades of all sizes are accepted. Safety requirements: FIE 800N underplastron and FIE 1600N mask are required. Foil fencers must use a conductive bib.

 

Registration Fee

15 EUR

 

Accommodation

WELLNESS HOTEL BABYLON, Nitranská 1, Liberec 1, 460 01, Czech Republic. Please use At booking promo code BABYLONCUP when booking accommodation online - you will obtain a reduced price for your accommodation as well as an entertainment package – unlimited entrance into Aquapark, Funfair, IQpark and IQLANDIA. Detailed information is available here

 

Contact

registration@babyloncup.com, www.babyloncup.com

 

Selling of material

FWF fencing equipment will be sold on site.

 

Refreshment

Refreshment available in the hall. 4 restaurants are available on the premises.

 

Parkimg

A parking lot for 450 cars (5EUR per day) is available on site. Buses are allowed to park in front of the hotel.

 

Live results

Results will be broadcasted live at www.babyloncup.com 

 

Medical Assistence

Medical assistance will be present on site.

 

Newsletter

Let's stay in touch. You are welcome to subscribe to the tournament newsletter HERE