Desert Fencing Academy and College of the Desert are hosting the USFA Qualifier
Desert Fencing Academy and College of the Desert are hosting a USFA qualifer for the 2012 Junior Olympics on
Sunday, November 6, 2011 at the Wright Gymnasium at College of the Desert in Palm Desert.
Fencing begins at 9:30 a.m. and continues until 3:00 p.m.
This is a qualifier for young fencers, ages 13-19, who wish to compete in the 2012 Junior Olympics, which will be held in Salt Lake City, Utah, February 17-20.
This event is free and open to the public.
Many local fencers, boys and girls, from various middle schools and high schools will be competing in foil, saber and epee. Local high schools with competitive fencers include Palm Desert, La Quinta, Shadow Hills and Xavier.
For more information, contact the coach, Leslie Taft, at 760-218-1343, or visit the Desert Fencing Academy web site at www.desertfencingacademy.com.
Wright Gymnasium at College of the Desert in Palm Desert.
College of the Desert in Palm Desert - Fred Waring & Monterey, Palm Desert, CA 92260