Emory Collegiate, In Honor Of Aksel Fernandes Fencing Tournament
28 Eagle Row Atlanta GA 30033
This tournament is in honor of Aksel Bjerre-Fernandes, an Atlanta fencer who tragically passed away in November 2019. All proceeds will benefit the National Alliance on Mental Illness. See "More Info" for information on registration fees.
WE ARE ACTIVELY SEEKING VOLUNTEER REFEREES FOR THIS EVENT. NO USFA-CREDENTIALS ARE REQUIRED, JUST KNOWLEDGE OF AT LEAST ONE WEAPON AND WILLINGNESS TO HELP! If interested in reffing, contact firstname.lastname@example.org.
This tournament is in honor of Aksel Bjerre-Fernandes, a lifelong Atlanta fencer who tragically passed away in November 2019 at the age of 18. All proceeds from this event will benefit the National Alliance on Mental Illness.
Registration requires a minimum $15 donation per fencer for the first event, and $5 per fencer for every additional event submitted to https://donate.nami.org/aksel or through this page. Registrants must submit confirmation of their donation to email@example.com for their registration to be approved. If fewer than 8 competitors register for any individual event or fewer than 4 teams for a team event, that event will be cancelled and your donation will not be refunded.
While there is no age requirement or restriction for this tournament, many of the participants will be members of recreational college clubs. Participants that are not affiliated with a college or university must belong to a USFA member club that can provide a certificate of liability insurance, and will be charged an additional non-collegiate participant fee of $10 per event paid to Emory University Fencing Club. A representative of the non-college club must contact firstname.lastname@example.org at least 3 weeks before the tournament in order to complete the paperwork and have their fencers approved.
Event tee-shirt (all proceeds benefit NAMI): https://customink.com/fundraising/aksel
Donation link (all proceeds benefit NAMI, required for registration): https://donate.nami.org/aksel
Preregistration closes on 02/20/2020.