The 1st Chongqing Youth Fencing Championship is coming
Press Conference of the championship
CHONGQING (CQNEWS) -- Last weekend, officials from the Cycling Fencing Management Center of General Administration of Sport of The People's Republic of China, the Chinese Fencing Association and Chongqing Sports Bureau, as well as world champions such as Ye Chong, gathered at Chongqing International Expo Center to release information about the 2020 Chongqing Youth Fencing Championship. With the event settled in Chongqing, fencing has officially entered the module of youth and children's sports development in Chongqing.
Four events of the fencing championship for children
According to the Press Conference, the competition will be held in Chongqing International Expo Center from February 15 to 16, 2020. At that time, participants from the training units, clubs and schools in each district will take part in the competition of the four major events: men's and women's foil, sabre fencing, epee individual competition and team competition.
It is worth noting that the age division of this contest is very strict, among which Group U17 are the youth born on January 1, 2003 － December 31, 2004; Group U15: January 1, 2005 － December 31, 2006; Group U13: January 1, 2007 － December 31, 2008; Group U11: January 1, 2009 － December 31, 2010; Group U9 was January 1, 2011 － and December 31, 2012. Participants are required to participate in each group according to the actual date of birth and they are not allowed to participate in cross-group competition. In addition, individual name participants must be signed and accompanied by a guardian.
Ye Chong at the Press Conference
(Translated by Luo Juan, Fathom Language Limited)